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This Pinterest Beauty Trend Is the Must-Try Manicure of the Summer

Confession time: I am terrible at painting my nails. My usual “technique” for manicures includes slapping paint on my nails, letting them dry, then taking a shower to remove all the polish I got on my skin. Basically, I’m the target user for spray paint nails.<p>That being said, I love having fun, …

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46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

13 Things You Should Know About Sex Shops

Spoiler: A cup of tea solves everything.

Academy sues over unofficial ‘Oscar gift bag’ containing sex toy and marijuana vaporiser

The bag also contains a $1,900 voucher for a procedure called a 'vampire breast lift'<p>The Academy has filed a lawsuit against a company promoting an …

What Happened to the Crowdfunded Sex Toy Revolution?

Must we scrap our dreams of delighting our genitals with an array of new sensations developed by mad scientists with nothing more than a brilliant idea and access to the internet?<p>At the start of 2015, sex toy startup Comingle was doing great. It had successfully crowdfunded over $60,000 for the …

A Man Used a Cucumber as a Sex Toy and Accidentally Killed His Partner

The couple often used vegetables during sex, he said.<p>Tesco was feeling particularly fruity (or should I say vegetable-y) this Valentine's Day, when they placed a "Perfect for Valentine's" sign next to a crate of their finest cucumbers. But after reading the following story, they'll probably want to …

Man On Trial For Suffocating Mistress With Cucumber Sex Toy

Just because you <i>can</i> insert something phallic into your vagina doesn’t mean you <i>should</i> insert it. Sure, an empty Corona bottle fits right in, but the dangers outweigh the positives. Here's another pro tip: don't use a cucumber as a dildo. It just might kill you.<p>Oliver Dietmann learned that lesson the …

How to Use a Vibrator During Sex

Tammy Nelson, Ph.D., and Ian Kerner, Ph.D.Vibrators 101Make the sex toy your friend.<b>A girl I’m dating brought out a vibrator during sex and suggested</b> …

This Smart Sex Toy Is Mapping Out Pleasure For Women Everywhere

Berkeley-based Lioness Inc. is committed to giving women the best and most pleasurable experience technology will allow, but the idea for their debut toy of the same name arose from a desire to learn, too.<p>“I grew up in a more conservative family from the Midwest and we never talked about sex,” …

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Even Sex Toys Aren’t Safe From Hackers, Tech Companies Warn

It’s not just computers and mobile phones that are vulnerable to cyber attack, according to software firm Trend Micro. As more devices are hooked up …

Meet The Best Sex Toys For Men In 2018

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p><i>This article is part of a series on the best sex toys out there. We have also reviewed the best male masturbation toys, as well as the best sex toys for women and couples. Take the guesswork out of</i> …

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14 Homemade Sex Toys You Need to Try

You'll never look at your stuff the same way again.<p>You don't have to shell out tons of money for a fancy vibrator — although these are pretty great if you're in the market. If you get a little creative, you'll realize you have plenty of orgasmic stuff that'll do the job right at your fingertips. …

9 WTF Offensive Sex Toys You Didn't Know Existed

There are plenty of adult toys that are weird, creepy, or just completely random. These are not those toys. No, the following "sexy" items are literally frightening, from misogynistic sex doll heads to icky fake vaginas thongs. Nightmares await, dear Cosmo readers. Warning, guys. Some of these are, …

16 Sex Toys So Pretty They Don't Look Like Sex Toys

Like, can-leave-out-in-front-of-houseguests-and-not-be-embarrassed pretty.<p>Because no one (looking at you, airport security) really needs to know, here are 16 ultra-discreet vibrators and sex-ccessories so chic that no one would ever guess what they really are.

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A Sex Toy Reviewer Talks About the Worst, Best and Most Extreme Sex Toys She's Tried

"I'm not going to torture myself by staying in bed with a terrible product for hours. If I don't get an orgasm within 10 minutes, that's it."<p><i>This article originally appeared on</i> <i>VICE Netherlands</i><p>You'd probably think that no one handles quite as many sex toys as pornstars, but 40-year-old Chantall from …

The Craziest-Looking Beauty Products Ever

Have you ever looked at a beauty product or tool and thought, <i>Damn, that looks</i> <i>a lot</i> <i>like a sex toy?</i><p>No? Just us? Well, prepare yourself. Lately, the …

The 10 Cities That Buy the Most Sex Toys

These places are filled with very satisfied customers<p>Whether you’re in a long-term, committed relationship or are going solo, toys are a handy way to spice things up in the bedroom. And, apparently, that’s something Floridians already know.<p>According to sales data from Amazon, people from three …

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Sex Toys For Not-So-Silent Nights

<i>This was originally published on December 8, 2013.</i><p>Maybe you're looking to get the ultimate gift for your partner this year. Or, maybe you're just …

What Do You Wish You Knew Before You Started Using Sex Toys?

Tell us your top secret tips and tricks.<p>Whether it's a product recommendation, a technique you do or have had done to you, or even just some solid advice about buying and caring for your toys, we want to hear it.<p>Drop it in the comments and your advice might be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed …

9 Sex Toys You Haven't Tried but Should

Can we talk honestly for just a moment about sex toys? Because there is so much more to sex toys than the Rabbit. Upgrade your vibrator with one of these expert picks. Trust...

15 Little-Known Facts About Sex Toys

Masturbating regularly is healthy for you, and thanks to sex toys, you have a little help in that department. Unsurprisingly, these little orgasm assistants have a very interesting history. Let's explore 15 things you might not know about them.<p><b>The world's first dildo dates back about 28,000 years.</b> …

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The Sex Toys You Didn't Know You Needed

We're great fans of accessorizing in the bedroom. <i>Au naturel</i> stimulation is wonderful, but sex toys can do things that people just can't. The sex toy …

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What Men Really Think When You Bring a Sex Toy to Bed

"Our sex life is a million times better than it was several years ago before we started using the toys."<p>A lot of women enjoy sex more with a little help from a sex toy for clitoral stimulation, but there can be a cultural stigma against it, as if your partner shouldn't <i>need</i> a sex toy to get you off. …

Female Sex Toys Are Trying Too Hard. Or Not Hard Enough.

Please stop giving us vibrators that can walk on the moon and clean our bathrooms and raise kittens. We just want to have orgasms. The end.<p>I received a sex toy in the mail (~*CoSmO pERks*~) recently that had six attachments for the head, which was also a vibrator. Part of me wanted to view this sex …

Beauty Products That Look Like Sex Toys

I'll be the first to admit I have fairly a dirty mind. Penis innuendos make me laugh without fail (most of the time anyway), and special kinds of feelings hit me every time the name Jon Snow is mentioned. But I'd like to think I can keep it together when I need to, like, say, at work at my job as a …

Sex Toy Or Beauty Tool: Can You Tell The Difference?

Apparently, some people cant.<p>Wildly confusing-looking beauty tools are fast becoming a staple in womens' everyday skincare routines and some of them …

Using a Sex Toy With My Girlfriend Saved Our Love Life

It all started with one tiny toy.<p>You'd be hard pressed to find a man who's not intimidated when a woman whips out a dildo during sex. There's nothing like seeing a faker, larger, perfectly crafted penis with a big head to make a man feel emasculated. Of course, there's nothing wrong with including …

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How Sex Toy Makers Sneak Around Digital Filters

Facebook, Twitter, Kickstarter, and other websites don’t want to promote sex toys. But some companies are getting them to do it anyway.<p>Liz Klinger first started selling sex toys four years ago, as a host of Passion Parties, in-home sales events modeled on Tupperware parties — only instead of …

Here's How to Introduce Sex Toys to Your Relationship

According to data released last year, sex toys are a $15 billion industry, making them more mainstream than ever. While that may be the case, it's natural to feel a bit daunted by the idea of using a sex toy with your partner—even with toys that have been specifically designed and created for …

Meeting a Dildo Dealer in Cambodia, Where Sex Toys Are Illegal

It's not easy to find a strap-on or a vibrator if you live in the home of the Angkor Wat, so you have to get creative.<p>My fake girlfriend and I were waiting to survey illegal dildos. There was a high-powered <i>vroom</i> and our dealer arrived on a muscular superbike. He hopped off, clutching a black bag to …

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