BOOKS, VIDEOS, DEVICES and GROUPS
Foreskin restoration is becoming increasingly popular in the U.S. and around the world among men who were forcibly circumcised as children, or who willingly underwent circumcision as adults and now regret that decision.
A groundbreaking study showed that circumcision significantly reduces male sexual sensitivity. A preliminary poll of circumcised men published in 1999 documents the harm done to men from childhood circumcision. A larger followup survey in 2012 expands understanding about the harm created by circumcision. Read the summary or the full report.
Update November 2016: Canada's Children's Health & Human Rights Partnership has launched a harm survey (until 30 April 2017) for men circumcised in Canada read more
The physical, sexual and psychological benefits of foreskin restoration are numerous.
Manual foreskin restoration is relatively simple, affordable and painless. The restorer is in complete control of the outcome.
Surgical foreskin restoration is painful, imperfect and costly, and the restorer has no control over the outcome.
Listed below are many of the products, support groups and websites to help circumcised men restore the foreskin.
Undoubtedly, the best book on the subject of foreskin restoration (out of print but e-book is available):
e-book version now available!
by Jim Bigelow
These videos discuss why many circumcised men are unhappy about circumcision, as well as how to restore the foreskin.
Restoration in Focus
A comprehensive video demonstrating the process for repairing the damage of circumcision through manual foreskin restoration, which materials are needed and where to get them. The reasons why a man subjected to circumcision at birth would desire foreskin restoration, and what benefits can be derived from it, are explored in the video Whose Body, Whose Rights?
Whose Body, Whose Rights?
This video contains footage of men discussing the benefits of foreskin restoration. By far the most comprehensive video on the subject of male circumcision, and the only such program to gain recognition through several awards and broadcast by PBS.
They Cut Babies, Don't They? One Man's Struggle Against Circumcision
This video contains footage of men discussing the benefits of foreskin restoration, as well as explicit images of the methods used by these men to accomplish foreskin restoration. If at times the voices of men against circumcision sound strident, this video will surely explain why.
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These popular foreskin restoration devices are widely used to repair circumcision damage.
P.U.D. - Penile Uncircumcising Device
One of the simplest and most effective stainless steel products for foreskin restoration.
The VacuTrac - THIS DEVICE IS NO LONGER MANUFACTURED OR SOLD
An extremely effective restoration device that combines weight and vacuum to dramatically reduce the amount of "wearing time" (compared to other restoration devices).
Foreballs - THIS DEVICE IS NO LONGER MANUFACTURED OR SOLD
Stainless steel weights in a variety of sizes used by many restoring men.
New hope for those suffering from circumcision and other genital injuries. Promoting genital integrity through regenerative medicine.
Foreskin Restoration Support Groups
These organizations are extremely helpful to men who are considering, or in the process of, foreskin restoration. They offer valuable ongoing technical assistance and moral support. Individual contacts and groups are located throughout the United States and in numerous countries throughout the world. Major websites are listed below:
Important off-site links: