Pleasure is part of health. Swell is a blog and educational resource exploring sexual wellness, intimacy, relationships, sexual health, and mindfulness.
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Swell asked sexuality professionals to share how exactly they bring themselves to orgasm.
~ Suzannah Weiss
Dr. Alfred Kinsey proposed the radical idea that sexual orientation lies on a spectrum by creating the Kinsey Scale.
~ Leo Aquino
A therapist explains how to talk honestly and openly about your desires in a relationship.
~ Holly Richmond
Discrimination against bisexual people is harmful and persistent. Here’s how to cope.
~ Reina Gattuso
Enhance your intimacy with our suite of live and on-demand workshops developed by sex & wellness experts.
Here are some of the most pressing questions this doctor hears in her office.
~ Somi Javaid
Couples therapy still carries a lot of stigma, and it can make partners hesitant.
~ Moushumi Ghose
We spoke with tantra expert and Dark Feminine School founder Tatiana Dellepiane.
Self-massage offers us an opportunity to give ourselves the supportive and healing touch we need.
~ Sarah Seely
We spoke with Dame’s Head of Content Danielle Bezalel about CBD lube, masturbation, and the importance of consulting your doctor.
Getting to know your vulva is one of the best things you can do for your sexual health and pleasure.
Welcome to June, lovers! And happy Pride month.
~ Stefanie Caponi
Can you really have orgasms from exercise? Thankfully, the answer is yes.
Kinks or fetishes are common! Here are ways to share your desires with your new partner.
~ Kamil Lewis
Trans and gender non-conforming people have sex toy options that cater to their needs.
~ R.T. Collins
How do you know if your masturbation habits are getting out of hand?
~ Gigi Engle
What does “condependency” mean when it comes to romantic relationships?
~ Brittini Carter
Our culture often teaches us that masturbation is shameful. Here’s how to unlearn those harmful messages.
Moms deserve more than just shower time. Here’s how to practice self-care for longevity and transformation.
~ Sandra Carpenter
Not everyone gets their mom a vibrator, but talking openly about sex with our parents is good for society.
Dame CEO Alex Fine is pregnant! We talked to her about how it’s affected her sexuality, identity, and work.
Weekly time to focus on logistics can have a bigger effect on one’s relationship than any date night.
~ Cassandra Corrado
Here are 10 of our favorite posts about the all-important act of masturbating.
Taurus season offers a welcomed dose of earthly sensuality, asking us to slow down and delight in small pleasures.
The world is not yet constructed to accept and support trans people, and it hurts.
All intimate relationships work better when both partners accept influence from each other.
~ Sinead Smyth
We just added new terms to our glossary about relationships, from polyamory to love languages to attachment theory.