Problems with potency usually start as a result of health issues or age-related changes. Erectile dysfunction requires treatment. But dissatisfaction with the size of the penis is a subjective issue you can deal with yourself.

There are many ways that supposedly help to enlarge the penis. Creams and gels for penis enlargement are the most convenient and inexpensive. They can be bought at a store, at a pharmacy or ordered online. Each brand has an active advertising campaign and its own audience. How not to get lost in this variety and choose the right product, which is right for you?

How does the penis enlargement cream work?

The entire range of gels, creams, lotions and ointments for penis enlargement can be divided into 3 categories, depending on the principle of action.

Remedies with a short-term effect. They must be applied to the penis before intercourse. The validity period is about 2 hours.

Remedies with long-term effect. They enlarge the length and thickness of the penis for several months or years.

Auxiliary remedies. They are used as additional ways to enlarge the penis in combination with extenders, vacuum pump or jelqling. Such creams stimulate blood circulation and accelerate the process of penis enlargement.

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All these remedies help achieve some result. But it is best to use them in combination with other methods.

How many centimetres will my penis grow after using the cream?

Do not expect a quick effect from the remedies. The maximum your penis will grow will be 3-5 centimetres. On a greater count is not necessary because of the characteristics of the action of the cream. The penis becomes larger due to increased blood flow to the already existing cells of the penis. To enlarge the penis even more, additional cells and tissues would be required, and the cream cannot help with that.

An extender can help create conditions for active cell division. It can be combined with the use of a cream to enlarge the penis.

IMPORTANT! Creams for penis enlargement, have other effects in addition to their main job: they contribute to the improvement of erection and prevent early ejaculation.

Composition of creams to enlarge the penis

Creams for penis enlargement have approximately the same composition. The formula is based on 1-2 active ingredients with a tonic and warming effect. But the concentration of these ingredients is minimal, since an excess of these components can cause burns, rashes and swelling. Therefore, you should use the cream strictly according to the instructions, observing the exact dosage.

Usually the following components are added to the penis enlargement creams.

  1. Enzymes. They warm the skin of the penis, increase blood circulation, increase the sensitivity of the head.
  2. Extracts of mosses or lichens. They improve blood filling of penile cells.
  3. Grape juice. It strengthens the walls of the vessels of the penis, gives them elasticity.
  4. Blind weed. A herb which is an additional source of vitamins and microelements.
  5. Allantoin. Has a healing effect, normalises metabolism.
  6. Goldenrod. Prevents inflammation.
  7. Thistle. Stimulates the natural production of testosterone.
  8. Barrenwort. Improves potency, prevents problems with erection, stimulates blood circulation.
  9. Peruvian maca. Fights infertility, has a positive effect on male potency.

Also there are additional components in the composition of the creams that are necessary to give the product the right consistency, a pleasant smell and better absorption. This is wax, lanolin, oil, vitamins and natural resins.

Some creams contain hormones and hormone-like substances. But such creams should be used strictly according to the doctor’s prescription. The use of hormonal remedies without prescription will do more harm than good. Therefore, before buying a cream to enlarge the penis, carefully read the composition. Especially if you are prone to allergies.

How can I make my penis larger?

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Side effects

Side effects from these remedies are rare but nevertheless possible. Possible side effects include:

  • nausea;
  • vomiting;
  • blurred vision, general weakness;
  • burning in the groin;
  • itching, excessive sensitivity of the penis;
  • rash and redness;
  • weakening of an erection;
  • ulcers on the skin of the penis and on the head.


They can be caused by poor-quality composition, excess use of the cream or an allergy. Therefore, before buying the cream, we advise you to study the composition and check the expiry date. This simple measure will help to avoid unpleasant consequences and will achieve the desired effect.