Is it safe to use the Hitachi Magic Wand without a cover?

(k)InkyIvy (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used by a fluid-bonded couple?
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Yes, you still need a cover.
sweetpea12 , frenchtoast
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No, a cover is unnecessary.
Geogeo , padmeamidala , Nora , indiglo , spunkmonkey , Terri69 , BG529 , KrissyNovacaine , Rawr4483 , SMichelle , ksparkles16 , brevado , Missmarc , amazon , married with children , Kissy , konicaguy , SadoMas , Gone (LD29) , hhh , Billie Bones , Katelyn , Artishok , mpfm , roskat , LavenderSkies , lecanis , emiliaa , Melan!e , Stagger13 , Howells , bratcat , Genderfree , noway , sktb0007 , gsfanatic
36  (92%)
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Lazaria
1  (3%)
Total votes: 39
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08/24/2012
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Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
If you're going to share it with people other than your primary partner, I'd suggest getting a cover for it, but I use mine without any additional parts...I just don't share it with anyone without wrapping it up (like any other toy being shared).
08/24/2012
Terri69 Terri69
No, you should use a cover
08/24/2012
Beck Beck
You can use it without a cover on it, but the head is porous as it is a rubber material. You run the same risk with external vibrators as internal vibrators that are made of porous materials. It's best to pick up a silicone attachment like this one. You can use it without a cover, but it could harbor things you don't want it too also.
08/24/2012
KrissyNovacaine KrissyNovacaine
I don't see a problem, but I also don't plan on getting one until I can also get a silicone cover for it.
08/24/2012
ksparkles16 ksparkles16
I didn't use it with a cover but then again it's just me. Just make sure you clean it good after each use.
08/24/2012
brevado brevado
The knock off AdamEve version I bought originally needed a cover. It stained easily, but the Hitachi is much better!
08/24/2012
ToyGeek ToyGeek
Need is too strong a word, but it's a good idea to cover it. Or cover yourself, considering the strength of the vibrations.
08/24/2012
Missmarc Missmarc
Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
No, a cover is unnecessary.
08/24/2012
amazon amazon
Cover is definitely optional, though there's some great attachments out there worth trying!
08/25/2012
married with children married with children
you dont need a cover for it. if you are worried about fluids you could place a condom over the head.
08/28/2012
Kissy Kissy
I was wonder this too, but have been using it without a cover for months! Thanks for asking!
08/28/2012
konicaguy konicaguy
Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
as long as you are only using it with one partner, I probably wouldn't worry. but maybe better safe than sorry?
08/31/2012
SadoMas SadoMas
noo
09/10/2012
Artishok Artishok
No, a cover is unnecessary.
09/19/2012
LavenderSkies LavenderSkies
You don't need one, as you have said you're fluid bonded with your partner.
10/03/2012
sweetpea12 sweetpea12
Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
I think that you should use a cover or at least clean off the head after you use it
10/19/2012
frenchtoast frenchtoast
Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
You should seriously consider investing in something like the Eroscillator or the Smart Wand by Lelo. The Hitachi is too intense for clitoral stimulation. At first I'm sure it felt great but it will soon counteract itself. The vibration is so intense that it will cause desensitization through nerve damage and micro-tears. You can rehabilitate the area using toys with medical grade silicone... that is the exact purpose for the Eroscillator. Please do not ever use the Hitachi for anything other than muscle relief... on the low setting.
12/14/2012
bratcat bratcat
I'd often go with the general rule of tumb being if you plan on sharing your toy always use a cover, if you do not intend to use the toy with a partner(s) go ahead and use it without so long as it's made from a non-porous material.
01/27/2013
Genderfree Genderfree
If you're sharing it use a cover. I'm sure it's some type of plastic.
02/16/2013
noway noway
Prob not completely necessary
02/16/2013
rosythorn rosythorn
Quote:
Originally posted by frenchtoast
You should seriously consider investing in something like the Eroscillator or the Smart Wand by Lelo. The Hitachi is too intense for clitoral stimulation. At first I'm sure it felt great but it will soon counteract itself. The vibration is so ... More
Wait is that for real? Sounds scary. I never go high speed on mine though.
02/16/2013
Mr. John Mr. John
Quote:
Originally posted by (k)InkyIvy
I just received the Hitachi Magic Wand in my latest order, and I'm not sure about the material of the head piece... Would it be safe to use without a cover, or does some sort of cover need to be used every time, even if it's just being used ... More
I would choose to cover it with a silicone cover/attachment.
04/06/2013
gsfanatic gsfanatic
As long as you're not sharing, it's fine as long as you clean it regularly. If you're sharing or get concerned, there are silicone heads/covers that'll make it safe
05/12/2013
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