How to put on a condom

Follow the seven steps below for how to put on a condom:

Open

Open

Step 1: Be careful how you take it out of the packet. Ripping it open with your teeth is a recipe for disaster.

Erect

Erect

Step 2: Wait until the penis is erect before you do anything.

Squeeze

Squeeze

Step 3: Leave the condom rolled up but squeeze the tip to get rid of any air.

Hold

Hold

Step 4: Hold the condom over the tip of the penis, and unroll the condom all the way down to the base of the penis, flattening out air bubbles as you go.

Go

Go

Step 5: Go for it!!

Withdraw

Withdraw

Step 6: After ejaculation, and before withdrawal, hold the condom firmly at the base of the penis to stop it slipping off.

Discard

Discard

Step 7: Discard...only ever use a condom once.

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