About Melina Jackson

Melina is a staff writer, author and researcher for TheChainGang. She covers numerous subjects, from body jewelry to kinky adult toys. In addition to this, Melina also provides occasional adult toy reviews written in an interesting and sexy manner. She says: “I’m happy and proud to be a part of TheChainGang team. I enjoy every research because I know how much importance TheChainGang places on customer satisfaction and providing accurate and up to date information. I particularly like sex toy reviews: they are fun to write and experience”. In addition to writing and researching, Melina provides online research results and handy information for buyers interested in accurate and easily understandable tips and advice on choosing the best adult toys and body jewelry.

Anal Toys Safety Tips

746tAnal toys can be very fun and arousing. They are sensual, powerful and provide a great massage to your sweet spots. You can use them for some solo time or with a partner. However, whatever you do, it is important to stay safe. Anal toys can bring great pleasure but should also be used with caution. This is particularly true for metal toys, since they are very sturdy and can be heavy.

As you will see, a lot of it will depend on your choice of an anal toy, so choose wisely! Always take your experience level into account! Another thing to keep in mind is to always listen to your body: there are some warning signs you should never ignore while using anal toys.

Basic Anal Toys Safety Tips

Here are some basic instructions to follow in order … read more

How to Prevent Infections

Prevent InfectionsInfections are among the most common problems with body piercings. While it’s important to note that most piercings never get infected, it’s also vital to remember that any piercing, even the well-established one, can get infected at any point. New piercings, piercings in healing and newly-stretched piercings are at a higher risk of infection, but you need to remember that any piercing can get infected, any time.

Infections are Nasty

Infections are bothersome even when they are not serious. When they are serious, they can endanger your health, so it’s important to seek medical help immediately. Infections are not something to ignore or treat as unimportant. While you should not panic if you notice your piecing infecting, you should not ignore the problem.

One tricky thing with infections is that they can go unnoticed for a long time and … read more

5 Reasons to Try Prostate Stimulation

5 Reasons to Try Prostate StimulationYou may be intrigued by prostate stimulation but unsure what it brings. Is it like a regular genital stimulation, only from the inside? Is it just a fancy word for anal stimulation? The truth is that prostate stimulation brings much more than regular arousal. While anal stimulation is one of the ways to achieve P-spot massage, it’s important to know that prostate stimulation is much more than simple anal stimulation.

Prostate stimulation brings arousal and pleasure to a completely new level. This is a great way to experience something new and have mind-blowing orgasms. P-spot massage offers numerous fun things and here are the most important ones:

1. Something New and Exciting

Prostate stimulation can help you bring something new to your solo routine or your sex life. If you are tired of the usual way you masturbate … read more

Guide to Guyon Sounds

Guyon Urethral Sound KitGuyon Sounds are extreme urethral toys made only for the most experienced users. These urethral sounds are specially made for a super-intense and extreme forms of deep urethral stimulation, so they must be used with care. Those interested in Guyon sounds need to understand that these toys are designed to produce very specific and extreme sensations so they are definitely not for everyone. If you appreciate painful pleasures and extra strong stimulation, however, these sounds may give you exactly what you need.

Guyon Sounds: The Design

Guyon sounds are specially designed to provide extreme sensations and to make deep urethral massage as intense as possible. These sounds have a very unique shape. Guyon sounds resemble hooks or question marks: their body is very curved and goes at a dramatic angle.

There are some other urethral sounds with a curved design, … read more

Help! I Started Hating My Piercings

Help! I Started Hating My PiercingsFor many people, piercings are deeply personal, and for a reason. They are an expression of one’s individuality and style. It is therefore not surprising that so many people care about their piercings a lot. For many people, their piercings are showing the world who they are as people.

For these reasons, it is not unusual to get into a situation of not being satisfied with your piercings anymore. Perhaps your style changes. Maybe you just don’t see yourself as a person with these specific piercings. Or maybe you simply feel like you have outgrown your piercings. Then what?

Identify the Source of the Problem

“Help! I started hating my piercings!” If this happens to you, the first thing you should do is to identify the source of the problem. There may be many different reasons why you suddenly … read more

First Time Urethral Sounding for Women: How To

Urethral Sounding for Women 1While urethral stimulation and urethral play are often seen as a male activity there are many women who enjoy urethral sounding. The main trouble for many women is how to make your body accept urethral toys for the first time. Since female urethra is shorter and smaller than the male urethra it is often challenging to insert toys for the first time.

Luckily, there are ways to make your body accept urethral sounds, but you need to go slowly and give yourself some time to adjust to this new sensation. Here are some tips for all women who wish to try urethral sounding for the first time.

Preparing to Try Urethral Sounding for the First Time

When using a urethral sound for the first time, it is absolutely important to go slowly. Keep in mind that your urethra is not … read more

Most Popular Types of Urethral Stimulation: Shallow, Intermediate, Deep

Most Popular Types of Urethral StimulationIf you are interested in urethral stimulation you need to know that there are several different types of urethral play you can practice. While each person is different, with unique tastes and preferences, there are some common ways to engage in urethral stimulation. It is very important to know what’s out there and how to use your urethral toys in the most enjoyable and safe manner.

This is particularly important for beginner users who are only starting to experiment with urethral stimulation. It will help you stay safe and it will also make the experience much more enjoyable for you. Keep in mind that there are no strict rules about urethral stimulation, but you have to follow some common guidelines to stay safe and to make urethral play as fun and enjoyable as can be.

Main Types of Urethral Stimulation

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How to Insert Toys Deep into Urethra

Guyon Urethral Sound KitIf you wish to engage in deep urethral stimulation you need to adopt a specific technique. All urethral play requires some technique and skills, so this is why it is important to practice a lot. It is also why this form of sexual play requires some time to master.

It is also important to know which toys to use and how to use them. Not to mention that is vital to be aware of all the safety guidelines in order to make your urethral play a safe and problem-free experience.

All of this applies even more when it comes to deep urethral stimulation. As a more advanced technique, deep urethral sounding also requires more skills and experience. It also brings more risks. In short, everything is “more” with deep urethral play: more skills, more experience and more risks. For … read more

Special Types of Penis Plugs

Special Types of Penis PlugsThere are many different types of penis plugs you can use for your urethral play.

That being said, some of these plugs have a special design made to enhance the sensations and provide additional stimulation during use.

Other types and designs of plugs are made for better comfort for the wearer, and there are those designed to be big, heavy and intense.

Here are some of the special types of penis plugs:

Textured Plugs

Textured penis plugs have a special textured exterior made for increasing pleasure during use. This is best achieved with the “in and out” movements, in which the plug is moved a few inched up and down the urethra.

There are many different textured exteriors so you can choose the one that works best for you. Some plugs have smooth balls and beads that only enhance … read more

Smelly Piercings: How to Prevent this Problem?

Ear PiercingPeople generally don’t like to talk about it, but it’s a fact that piercings sometimes smell bad. This can happen to piercings at any stage of healing, though it’s sometimes more alarming than in other situations.

What is characteristic for smelly piercings is that the smell can occur even with healed piercings. In fact, fully healed piercings are sometimes the most affected by this problem.

Keep in mind that this problem can be easily solvable, so if this happens to you, don’t despair! The important thing is to make sure that the smell is not a symptom of another problem.

Why Are Some Piercings Smelly?

Piercings can become smelly at any time, so this isn’t something you can predict. The good news is that the smell is usually not the sign of a bigger problem, but it is … read more