Yes, glass sex toys are very safe to use! Glass anal toys and glass dildos are made from borosilicate glass, which is strong glass that can last a lifetime. Glass is one of the safest sex toy materials you can get, because it's non-porous so it doesn't harbor bacteria and it's easy to sterilize. Watch the video below where sex educator Emma ...
I have a variety of glass dildos and glass butt plugs of my own and they are still amongst my favourite of all sex toys. If you dropped a glass dildo from a great height on to a stone or tiled floor, then yes – it may chip or break or get a crack (discard it carefully immediately if this ever occurs).
Borosilicate (Pyrex) is made to break into large pieces. I assume glass toys would break the same one, although I only have one. I take very good care of it. I put a thick wash cloth or towel down on the bottom of the sink before washing the toy and get the cloth wet, so that it will absorb any damage.
A cheap glass sex toy may break easily; a high quality glass dildo won’t. How to Test Your Own Glass Sex Toys The test only works on clear or light-colored glass.
In terms of glass dildos, it is important to go for the quality. Cheap glass dildos tend to break more often than authentic glass dildos. The biggest problem is that some stores, especially online shops, tend to lie and sell off cheap glass dildos as authentic dildos. Annealed glass dildos are the best option on the market.
A good quality glass dildo or anal plug is smooth and made of safe materials such as Borosilicate glass to make them more resistant to thermal shock and are far stronger than your standard glass. Furthermore, you should also get toys that go through an annealing and inspection process so the glass is strong, durable, and far less likely to break.
Maybe that word brings to mind a loud CRACK and 1,000 tiny shards cutting up the inside of your vagina or butthole, but don’t worry, glass dildos are totally safe.
Many glass dildos (such as this collection of tempered glass dildos sold by adult store Ella Paradis) are not only beautifully crafted, but they're also thoroughly reinforced and shatterproof.
The most important thing to note is that your glass dildo will not break under pressure from a good orgasm. It’s made to withstand immense pressure and a few hard falls. The weighty and firm nature of a glass dildo usually draws users to trying it out.
Glass dildos are built to withstand extreme temperatures, but rapid temperature changes can still shatter them. Never drop a chilly dildo into a bowl of hot water or vice versa. If your glass dildo’s too hot or cold, then run room temperature water over it for a few minutes first.