Ready to unlock a world of heightened intimacy and relaxation with a sensual massage? The key to a truly pleasurable and safe experience lies in selecting the perfect massage oil – but what oil do you use for a sensual massage? In this article, we’ll guide you through the process of choosing body-safe ingredients, explore essential oils and fragrances known for their aphrodisiac properties, and provide expert tips on where and how to apply these oils for an unforgettable sensual massage experience.
Body-Safe Ingredients for Massage Oils – What oil do you use for a sensual massage?
When it comes to creating a delightful sensory experience, safety should always come first. Especially when being used in intimate areas, massage oils should always be subjected to a “patch test” to ensure there are no allergies or skin irritations. Everyone has different body chemistry and may react differently to various ingredients. Women in particular have a delicate PH balance, and while all of the oils mentioned here are vagina friendly, it is important to be aware that you don’t overuse it in this sensitive area. Here are some body-safe ingredients to consider for your sensual massage oil:
- Sweet Almond Oil: Picture a lightweight, hypoallergenic oil that effortlessly nourishes and leaves your skin silky smooth. That’s sweet almond oil for you—a popular choice that’s both gentle and skin-friendly. Always ensure you are using a pure oil such as Skinsation’s Sweet Almond Oil for the best experience.
- Fractionated Coconut Oil: Seeking a lightweight oil that glides like a dream? Fractionated coconut oil is here to save the day! It’s odorless, has anti-microbial properties, protects the skin from free radicals by promoting cell regeneration and enhancing the skin’s natural elasticity, and ensures a sensationally smooth experience.
- Jojoba Oil: Meet your skin’s new best friend—jojoba oil! This gentle and non-comedogenic oil closely resembles your skin’s natural sebum. It not only provides excellent lubrication but also leaves your skin feeling nourished and balanced. It is a good choice for acne-prone skin. Jojoba oil is also known for being anti-inflammatory, calming muscle aches and even easing the symptoms of skin conditions like eczema.
- Grapeseed Oil: Looking for an oil that’s easily absorbed, non-allergenic, and suitable for all skin types? Grapeseed oil ticks all the boxes! Its light and odorless nature make it a versatile option for your sensual massage adventures. Its high vitamin C content can even help to tighten your skin and restore a youthful glow.
Essential Oils and Fragrances as Aphrodisiacs
Ready to add a touch of sensuality and romance to take your sensual healing massage to the next level? Here are some essential oils and fragrances known for their aphrodisiac qualities:
- Vanilla: The sweet and warm aroma of vanilla has been known to evoke feelings of pleasure and relaxation, which can contribute to a positive mood and a sense of intimacy. Skinsations Vanilla Massage & Body Oil contains just the right amount of natural Tahitian vanilla extract to entice your senses and get you in the mood.
- Cinnamon: Cinnamon possesses certain properties that can contribute to a more sensual experience. It has been linked to increased blood flow and circulation, which could enhance physical sensations. Because pure cinnamon oil has natural warming properties, it can also bring a little spice and excitement into the bedroom.
- Rose: Let the enchanting fragrance of rose essential oil ignite feelings of love and romance. This delicate and sweet floral scent creates an ambiance of passion and connection, enhancing the sensual experience. The aroma of roses can evoke pleasant memories and associations, fostering an emotional connection between partners.
- Sandalwood: Unleash the power of sandalwood oil’s rich and woody aroma to evoke a sense of sensuality and calm. It has long been revered for its aphrodisiac qualities and can help create a captivating atmosphere for your massage. Its alluring scent has been proven to arouse feelings of desire and clear mental clutter.
Where and How to Apply the Oils
Now that you’ve got your body-safe oil and optional aphrodisiac fragrance, it’s time to explore where and how to apply them for an unforgettable sensual massage..
Prepare the environment: Set the mood by creating a relaxing and comfortable space. Dim the lights, play soft music, and ensure the room is warm enough. Candles add a nice touch. Lay down clean sheets or towels to protect the surface you’ll be using.
Warm the oil: To enhance the sensory experience, warm the massage oil slightly. You can do this by placing the oil bottle in a bowl of warm water for a few minutes or using a massage oil warmer if you have one. Ensure the oil is comfortable to the touch, but not too hot, to avoid discomfort. Start with a small amount of oil by pouring it into the palm of your hand, and then gently rub your hands together. This helps distribute the oil evenly and warm it, preventing any initial shock of cold oil when it comes into contact with your partner’s skin. Remember, you can always add more oil as needed throughout the massage.
Begin with broad strokes: Start the massage with broad, sweeping strokes using your hands or forearms. This helps to spread the oil evenly over the body, relax the muscles, and create a sensual connection. Focus on the back, shoulders, and buttocks initially. As the massage progresses, you can gradually transition to more intimate areas. Focus on erogenous zones like the inner thighs, chest, neck, and ears. Use lighter touches and explore different sensations to heighten arousal. Skinsations oils are safe to use on the whole body.
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