There are many types of contraceptives, its finding the best one that suits you. The most commonly used type of contraceptive is the condom, their is a male and female version. Another contraceptive is the pill, there is lots of variations of these and you would need to talk with your doctor to find the best one for you. There is also the option of having an implant, this is inserted into the upper arm and has to be redone every 6 months. There is also a contraceptive called the coil, this is inserted by your doctor inside the vagina. None of the methods apart from the condom prevent sexuality transmitted disease, so please take extra protection when using the methods mentioned.