How Are Non-Latex Condoms Made?

Different materials can change the way different types of condoms are produced. However, most methods are very similar to how latex condoms are made.

Condom Review: Trojan BareSkin Non-Latex Supra

Polyurethane was one of the first non-latex condom materials on the market– and it was the first to prevent against STDs as well as unexpected pregnancy. But do the Trojan BareSkin Non-Latex Supras hold up to their latex cousins? We’ll just have to see.

Legal Battle over Non-Latex Condom Material

There’s some family bickering going on in the world-wide condom collective. Ansell, the makers of LifeStyles brand condoms, is currently in the process of suing Reckitt-Benckiser, makers of Durex condoms, over the manufacturing of polyisoprene condoms.

Q: Can lube damage condoms?

A:  Oil-based lubricants should never be used in conjunction with latex or polyisoprene condoms.

January 2015 Reader Questions

Dearest readers, you’ve been welcoming in the new year with tons of safe sex. How do we know? From all the reader questions you’ve been submitting to us! January was our biggest month of questions thus far, which makes feel pretty optimistic. These were some of our favorites!

Best Non-Latex Condoms

Are you or your sexual partner allergic to latex? That’s OK! You can still stay safe with these cream of the crop, best non-latex condoms. Read on to learn more!

Condom Review: LifeStyles SKYN Intense Feel

With a matte, metallic-red wrapper indicative of what you’d find covering a chocolate covered cherry from Godiva, the new non-latex LifeStyles SKYN Intense Feel are truly a cut above other condoms… but one mystery remains. What size are they really?

Condom Review: Durex Real Feel

In Europe, the home of the Durex brand, they’ve had the privilege of having these polyisoprene Durex Real Feel condoms on the market for many years now. Well, guess what? It’s finally here and we couldn’t be more excited to give it a shot!

Q: Am I allergic to condoms/lube?

Q: How can I test if I’m allergic to lube or condoms?

What do I do if I’m allergic to latex condoms?

Q: My wife is allergic to latex. How do we have safe sex?