Creams, oils, lubricants :: are used by men and women to take care of their bodies and genitals. There are creams which increase sensitiveness of women, cure erection of men, also moisturizing, bactericidal and other types of creams exist. Aphrodisiacs, which are creams, increasing pleasure from sexual intercourse, are very popular. Special clitoral creams for external erogenic zones are recommended. Men apply creams which increase sensitivity and which reduce it to prolong sexual intercourse. Many creams and gels contain deodorizing substances and a great spectrum of exciting fragrances. Tasty, edible creams may be used for massage and during foreplays.
In one Austrian museum :: among 250 historical exhibits related to sex, the most ancient condom was displayed. This condom which was made for multiply use, was found in Sweden. The boon dates back to 1640. The condom remained untouched, and it comes with instructions written in Latin. According to the instructions, the condom has to be dip into milk before using in order to avoid infections. By the way, in ancient times the dominating practice against lues was applying of animal fats or oil on genitals. At the heart of the practice was the idea that the disease penetrates through pores: thus they should be covered with oil or fat. Gentlemen used to take gold or silver boxes with animal fat when they dated with ladies.
Oldest dildo :: The oldest dildos were found in tombs of ancient Egypt. They were made of loam. As Egyptian aristocracy was buried only with the most valuable things (which could be useful in a better world), so it is obvious, that dildo was of a great importance for Egyptian women. For material considerations not so much dildos were made of gold or silver. In the Middle Ages sealing wax was widely spread. It absorbed body warmth and became a little bit soft creating natural sensation. Primitive tribes used loam: unglazed for common people and glazed for leaders wives. During active use loam could break to pieces what led to painful procedure.