Vaseline as Lube: Is It Safe?

May 07, 2018 · Vaseline, or petroleum jelly, is an oil-based ointment. It’s soft, sticky, and smooth. It also warms easily in your hands. It seems as if Vaseline would make a great lube for sex. The truth is ...Author: Kimberly Holland…

Petroleum Jelly May Not Be As Harmless As You Think ...

Oct 21, 2013 · Petroleum jelly, commonly known by the most popular brandname Vaseline, is a derivative of oil refining. Originally found coating the bottom of oil rigs in the mid-1800s, it's a byproduct of the oil industry and therefore an unsustainable resource (read: not eco-friendly). It's commonly used topically to cure everything from dehydrated, flakey skin to diaper rash.…