The one that started it all. Elbow Grease Original is the oldest sexual lubricant on the market today! The Original formula hit the market in 1979. Elbow Grease Original is a mineral oil based thick cream lubricant. Its viscosity is exquisite. The Original formula has been a favorite for years and continues to exceed our expectations as the best seller! Elbow Grease Original is a safe, long-lasting premium lubricant specifically designed to enhance your sensual experience. Elbow Grease Creams should only be used with polyurethane condoms.