8 Phrases to Say to Convince Him to Wear a Condom

Condoms are one of the most popular forms of birth control as it can lower the risk of sexually transmitted diseases and prevent unwanted pregnancies. Some men may not like to use one, though, since it makes them less sensitive to pleasure. We surveyed our female readers to bring you 8 phrases to convince him to wear a condom without making things too awkward between you. If you do happen to spend the night with a man like this, remember these phrases so you can convince him to wear a condom.

1. “Because I really like you”

“It’s important to be honest and open!” It will make him feel more at ease if you express your honest love to him. And then say something like, “Let me help you put it on”—help him out and maybe he’ll cooperate.