As one of the most widely available forms of birth control, condoms are popular for their ease of use and near universality. Unlike other forms of birth control, there’s no need to see a doctor prior, and you can pick them up at any drugstore on the cheap or even for free. But condoms aren’t necessarily one-size-fits-all.
Smaller Sizes: Look for terms like “Snugger wear” or “tailored fit”
Caution Wear Iron Grip
The latex Iron Grip condoms are 20% more narrow than the typical sized condom ensuring a snug fit that won’t come off as easily. It measures 46 mm in width, where typical condom sizes measure 50-55 mm. Also comes with a neat little silver case that holds two condoms.
Shop Now Iron Grip Condoms, CAUTION WEAR (Available on Amazon), $19 for 24
Life Styles Snugger Fit
This latex condom measures 48 mm in width and is both slimmer and thicker for a tight fit. If you’re looking for a condom that’s not ultra-thin and is a bit thicker (for sensitivity reasons or because you tend to rip thinner ones) try these.
Shop Now Snugger Fit Premium Latex Condom, LIFE STYLES (Available on Amazon), $7 for 36
Made of sustainably harvested latex and free of parabens, spermicides, the Glyde Slimfit is also a great option. It measures 49 mm in width.
Shop Now Slimfit Condoms, GLYDE (Available on Amazon) $15 for 12
These fair-trade latex condoms are also available in a snugger, “tailored” fit. It’s wider at the head and snugger at the base for a secure fit that won’t bunch up during sex.
Shop Now Tailored Fit Condoms, SUSTAIN (Available at Amazon), $10 for 10
Lucky Bloke Sampler Pack
This sampler pack includes 12 smaller fit condoms so you can test out a bunch before committing to a dedicated box. Some of the US condoms on this list are included, as well as condoms from Germany, Japan, and Australia for an ~international~ experience.
Shop Now Sampler Pack, LUCKY BLOKE (Available on Amazon), $17 for 12
Larger sizes: Look for terms like “Comfort”
Whereas the standard Trojan condom measures 53 mm in width and 200 mm in length, the Magnum measures 54 mm in width and 205 mm in length. If you’re looking to go even larger, the Magnum XL measures 58 mm in width and 206 mm in length.
Shop Now Magnum Large Size Condoms, TROJAN (Available on Amazon), $6 for 12
These non-latex condoms are made from polyisoprene, which makes it a good option if you or your partner have latex sensitivities. These measure 56 mm in width and 200 mm in length. Plus, this package also comes with a silver travel case too.
Shop Now SKYN Large, LIFESTYLES (Available on Amazon), $22 for 12
These vegan condoms are made with sustainably harvested natural latex and are glycerin, paraben, and nonoxynol-9 free. The company also donates a condom to a developing country for every condom purchased.
Shop Now Large Condoms, L. (Available on Amazon), $13 for 12
Lucky Bloke Sampler Pack
Yep, they also make one for larger sizes as well! This sampler kit includes 12 larger size condoms from a variety of different brands from the US and around world, so you can test drive a few sizes before deciding.
Shop Now Ultimate Condom Sampler Larger Kit, LUCKY BLOKE (Available on Amazon), $17 for 12
Sir Richard’s Condom Company
These condoms don’t contain spermicide, parabens, or glycerin and are low in latex odor. They’re also vegan and PETA certified and for every condom purchased, they donate one to a developing country.
Shop Now Extra Large Premium Condoms, SIR RICHARD’S (Available on Amazon), $9
Bonus: Custom-Fit Condoms
Why even bother with the guesswork of sizes when you can get condoms custom fit for a penis? MyONE condoms offer 10 lengths, 9 widths, and 60 sizes, so you can find the perfect size with minimal trial and error. They have a FitKit that you can print out and use to find the perfect size, or you can always enter measurements using an old fashioned measuring tape.