And the most popular sex toy is the humble vibrator, closely followed by the dildo, according to a new survey. A third of women said that the width of their partner's manhood was the key to providing sexual satisfaction, compared to 27 per cent who picked length. Ownership was lowest in Dundee, followed by Maidstone and Truro.
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Getting down to it has never been more exciting or filled with possibility thanks to the wide variety of sex toys, clothing, fetish gear and accessories now on offer. Where it once involved a red-faced dash into a high street store or a slink to the back of the bookshop, buying all the gear for your sex life has never been so easy thanks to the age of the Internet. But not all sex toys are created equally.
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Back to Sexual health. There is an increased risk of bacterial vaginosis in women who have sex with women who have a history of sharing sex toys, or whose partners have bacterial vaginosis. Sex toys bought from a trusted source should come with advice about how to clean and store them.
The supermarket will be selling three different types of sex toy across their UK stores from next week. If you've ever wanted to try out a sex toy, but weren't too keen on paying a high price for your own pleasure, Sainsbury's may have the perfect solution for you. The supermarket chain has just launched a new range of affordable sex toys in order to help customers "increase their sense of well-being".
The sex toy market has boomed over the last decade, which is brilliant in terms of our levels of satisfaction and sexual wellness. But it can make picking something to try pretty daunting. Websites full of brightly coloured silicon phalluses might feel off putting if you're new to sex toy shopping.