FAQ – Replens Silky Smooth Lubricant

How does Replens Silky Smooth compare to other leading lubricants?

Replens Silky Smooth K-Y Liquibeads* Astroglide Natural*
Water based lubricant
Premium silicone based lubricant
Safe for use as a personal lubricant (cleared by FDA)
Compatible with natural rubber latex, polyisoprene, and polyurethane condoms
Does not dry out easily
Shown to Lubricate even when underwater

* K-Y and ASTROGLIDE are trademarks of their respective owners. Use of them does not imply any affiliation with or endorsement by them.

Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant can help alleviate vaginal dryness and make intimacy more enjoyable because it provides slippery lubrication that feels smooth and silky. Many women experience vaginal dryness as a result of menopause. This condition can cause discomfort and pain, particularly during sexual intercourse. Apply Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubrication prior to sex to help ease intercourse and enhance the feeling of intimacy.
Many medical experts recommend using a long-lasting moisturizer like Replens to replenish vaginal moisture and maintain natural lubrication, which can help address everyday feminine discomfort. Replens Silky Smooth lubricant is designed to help enhance intimacy. Both Replens Long-Lasting Moisturizer and Replens Silky Smooth Lubricant are helpful for women who are experiencing vaginal dryness.
Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant is silicone based and contains no preservatives, so it should be less irritating than many water based lubricants. However, it is always a good idea to test skin products like Replens Silky Smooth before using.
Replens Silky Smooth is a silicone based lubricant, which is typically less irritating than water based lubricants. However, some women may be sensitive to silicone so please test the lubricant on a small area of skin before using. If you do experience burning or irritation, stop using the lubricant. If the problem persists, please consult a physician.
Removing the lid/cap may introduce bacteria or fungi to the inside of the lubricant bottle. It is always a good idea to re-seal the lid/cap after using Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant.
Clean fabrics immediately with mild soap and warm water. Some materials may stain. Clean surfaces immediately with mild soap and warm water.
It is not recommended to use Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant if you are trying to get pregnant. Many leading lubricants can be harmful to sperm. That is why many fertility experts recommend using a sperm safe lubricant like Pre-Seed Fertility Friendly Lubricant
Yes, Replens Silky Smooth Lubricant is tasteless and odourless, so it may be used when having oral sex.
Many health experts recommend using both a feminine/vaginal moisturizer to alleviate vaginal dryness and a lubricant to enhance intimacy. Use Replens Long-Lasting Vaginal Moisturizer up to twice a week to replenish vaginal moisture for up to 3 days. Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant is recommended for use during sex because it does not dry out and is less irritating than most water based lubricants.

What is the Difference Between Lubricants and Vaginal Moisturizers?

Replens Silky Smooth Lubricant Replens Long-Lasting Vaginal Moisturizer
Helps enhance intimacy Helps replenish vaginal moisture
Apply prior to sex Use regularly or at least 2 hours prior to sex
Reapply as needed Lasts up to 3 days
#1 Pharmacist and Physician Recommended
We are not aware of any scientific research that shows yeast infections are caused by Replens Silky Smooth Personal Lubricant.
Store Replens Silky Smooth at room temperature with the cap firmly closed.
Replens Silky Smooth is fragrance and odour free.
The shelf life of Replens Silky Smooth is 3 years from date of manufacture. You can find the expiration date for Replens Silky Smooth printed on the bottom of the packaging carton and on the back of the bottle.
The Replens Silky Smooth bottle (2.7 ounce size) and packaging carton are recyclable. However the sample sachet is not recyclable and should be disposed of properly.
Replens Silky Smooth contains no gluten.
No, Replens Silky Smooth is free of preservatives.
No, Replens Silky Smooth does not contain glycerin or glycerol.
No, Replens Silky Smooth does not contain any petrochemicals.
No, Replens Silky Smooth does not contain propylene glycol

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