Two Common Types of Sex Dolls

in Type of Sex Dolls

Two of the most common materials used to make sex dolls are TPE and silicone. Each material has its own unique properties, advantages, and disadvantages. It’s important to understand these factors and ensure that you are choosing the right one for your needs.

What is a TPE Sex Doll?

A TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) sex doll is a type of sex doll that is made from a mixture of thermoplastic and rubber. TPE is a type of material that is known for being soft, flexible, and durable – which makes TPE one of the best options to make realistic sex dolls at an affordable price.Pros of owning a TPE Sex Doll 

• More Affordable 
Unlike silicone sex dolls, TPE sex dolls are much more affordable and accessible for those who are on a budget or looking for a more cost-effective option. But, it still produces a lifelike sex experience than its counterpart. 

• More Realistic 
TPE material is soft and pliable, allowing for a more natural feel and experience during sexual activity. Plus, they have thermal stability which allows you to touch its skin like a real woman and feel the warm, natural temperature. 

• Thermal Stability 
Thanks to cutting-edge technology, some modern-day sex dolls like TPE are fitted with heating sensors that can replicate the skin temperature of actual human bodies. 

• Flexibility in every free sex position 
This flexibility allows you to experiment with different positions and angles, which can enhance your experience and make the sex as realistic as possible. Also, the dolls are equipped with stainless steel fully hinged skeleton and flexible joints. 

• Completely Safe 
TPE sex dolls are also completely safe and hypoallergenic, making them a great option for those with sensitive skin or allergies. Feel free to do anything without the worries of toxic materials. 

• Odor-Free 
Don’t worry about the unpleasant smell because TPE Sex dolls are odor-free. This is especially helpful to those who hate plastic scents. Cons of Owning a TPE Sex Doll 

• More Sensitive to Stains 
TPE Sex Dolls are more sensitive to stains than their counterparts. Meaning, it can result in discoloration or be badly stained over time, especially if it comes into contact with oils or other substances. 

• Frequent Maintenance 
Since TPE Sex Dolls are sensitive to stains, it’s just fair to say that they do require frequent maintenance. TPE is a porous material, which means that it can accumulate dirt, bacteria, and other debris over time. So, keep in mind to clean your TPE sex doll regularly to prevent the buildup of harmful and icky substances. 

• More Sensitive to Heat 
TPE Sex dolls are much more sensitive to heat than silicone ones. So, try to avoid storing or using it in direct heat as this may cause warping and the material to melt. 

What is a Silicone Sex Doll?
A silicone sex doll is a sex toy that is designed to look and feel like a real human being. It is made from a high-quality medical-grade silicone material that is soft and pliable, yet also durable and long-lasting. 

The dolls are made to match the physical attributes of a real human being, with life-like skin, eyes, hair, and other features. Some silicone sex dolls even come with articulated joints – just like TPE, that allow for a more realistic range of motion and can make the sexual experience even more authentic. 

But just like anything else, Silicone Sex Dolls are not always the cherries on top. They share some fair advantages you need to look out for when deciding to buy one. 

Pros of owning a Silicone Sex Doll

• Easy to Clean
The first big advantage of having a silicone sex doll is how easy it is to clean. They can be cleaned with just soap and water, and there is no need for any special cleaning products. This makes silicone sex dolls much more hygienic than other sex toys, which can be difficult to clean and may harbor bacteria. 

• Less Sensitive to Heat 
Unlike TPE Sex dolls, Silicone sex dolls are less sensitive to heat which means you can use or store them anywhere you like without worrying about damages or being uncomfortable. 

• Low Maintenance 
Silicone sex dolls are made of durable materials that are resistant to wear and tear, which means that they will last for an extended period. You can do this with the littlest maintenance. 

• Hyper Realistic Appearance 
This may be one of the most exciting and important features of silicone sex dolls. They are designed to look and feel like the real thing, which makes them a popular choice for individuals who wants to do it on a doll with human-like features. 

Cons of Owning a Silicone Sex Doll

• More Expensive 
Silicone sex dolls are more expensive than TPE sex dolls because they are made with a higher quality material that offers a more realistic experience. 

• Less Flexible 
It is given that TPE Sex dolls are more flexible than silicone ones, which can make it difficult to position the doll in certain ways, which can limit your sexual experience.

• Low Elasticity 
Lastly, silicone sex dolls have low elasticity compared to its counterparts. This means that they may not bounce back to their original shape as easily, and may be more prone to damage over time.