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Here are 10 of our favorite posts about physical, mental, and emotional arousal.
Welcome to our new series, Crushing On, where we sing the praises of our current sex faves. First up: Warming vibrators.
~ Gigi Engle
We spoke with the brilliant sex scholar and author of Vibrator Nation.
Plus-size bodies have more flesh to navigate, more parts to grab. So there’s a lot to think about when it comes to sex toys and masturbation.
~ Laura Delarato
Roommates, parents, children, and siblings are a blockade to an otherwise glorious masturbation session.
Here’s how to feel multiple sensations at once while you’re climaxing.
Sex toys require a little maintenance. Here’s how to clean, store, and take precautions with your vibrator and other sex toys.
~ Alanna Greco
Here are 10 facts that may surprise you about the vibrator, a sometimes controversial yet extremely common product.
~ Rachel Malkin
People love to project their hopes and fears onto vibrators and other sex toys, from symbols of women’s liberation to signs of societal disintegration
~ Suzannah Weiss
There are infinite possibilities that sex toys can bring to a relationship.
Is there such a thing as vibrator addiction? Here’s everything you need to know about desensitization, stimulation, and routine.
Many of us use a vibrator once we’re already somewhat aroused. But did you know that vibrators can be a great tool to get you in the mood?
Vibrator anxiety among cis, straight men is not exactly uncommon.
~ Claire Lampen