A dental dam is used in sex as a barrier against infection for oral sex performed on the vaginal area.
The dental dam is a handy way of contraceptive if you or your partner when performing oral sex. A dental dam can be purchased in your local pharmacy or your sexual health centre, but don’t worry because you can always make a Dental Dam out of a condom if you cannot find one.
Check out this handy info-graphic below.
We found a great video produced by the Canadian state of Alberta, on how to use a dental dam, and how to make one yourself from a male condom.
And some tips: When using a dental dam , always make sure to apply pressure at the corners to maximize effectiveness and also to use a flavoured condom to ensure a pleasurable experience .