From zero to 50: The many levels of sex toys
Ready to turn up the heat between the sheets but not sure how? Introducing sex toys into your love life can do wonders for your relationship, believe it or not! Whether you’re just starting to experiment or are much more experienced in the bedroom, we’ve got sex toys for every level of play.
R-Rated: Screaming O AmigOs
"The AmigOs puts super power in a cute, compact shape that’s perfect for sex toy newbies,” notes Anne Hodder, a writer and consultant in the intimate product industry. With three different speeds and styles to choose from, gals can pick their faves or take home all three and make these mini vibes their new besties. The purple has two soft extended ticklers, while the pink is shaped with a rounded curve and the blue has a dual ended design to excite your pleasure zones.
X-Rated: Gigi 2
Looking for a vibrator that’s a step up from the Screaming O and really hits your G-spot? Then the waterproof Gigi 2 is without a doubt the way to go! "This soft silicone, rechargeable toy from Lelo offers fabulous vibration and pulsation options (eight to be exact) and can be used both internally and externally,” says sex educator and relationship expert Rachel Miller. "The curve of it and its inflexibility make it ideal for finding and stimulating your G-spot, while the wide, flat tip provides maximum surface area for clitoral pleasure.” Basically, it’s bound to become your favorite.
XX-Rated: Sex & Mischief Bed Bondage Restraint Kit
If some of the Fifty Shades of Grey scenarios sounded like fun to you, then you’ll definitely want to invest in this kinky kit! “It provides a simple and safe way to introduce the pleasure of bondage to your partner,” points out Miller. “The wrist and ankle restraints work with any bed frame and mattress, allowing the creation of a temporary bondage space [or Red Room of Pain] in your bedroom.” So go ahead and give it a try. You might be surprised at just how much you enjoy it.
XXX-Rated: Spare Parts Sasha Harness
According to Hodder, more and more men are curious about prostate play nowadays and seeing what some anal pleasure for them can do to spice things up. The Sasha Harness puts a pretty twist on pegging. What’s pegging? Apparently, it’s the hot new sex trend with heterosexual couples. Basically, a woman has anal sex with a man wearing a strap-on dildo. "The Sasha’s feminine lingerie-style design makes rocking a strap-on harness a fornication fashion statement though.”