HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR SEX TOY
When it comes to choosing a sex toys whether it be your first toy or you’re looking to add to your collection the choices seem to be endless. So we’ve created this quick guide to help you pick that perfect toy!
How will you use your toy?
G-spot vibrators provide internal stimulation to your g-spot from the curved tip and larger rounded head and are designed specifically to hit your g-spot.
Classic vibrators are smooth, straight with a rounded head for easy insertion and are perfect for beginners due to their simple and basic design.
Anal vibrators have a larger base, ring or handle to avoid them becoming stuck. There are beginners anal toys available as well
Prostate vibrators are designed for men to provide stimulation to the prostate with their curved design.
Wand and massager vibrators provide external stimulation to areas such as the clitoris, vulva or the whole body if desired.
Bullet vibrators feature a tapered tip to provide stimulation to the clitoris as well as providing some light internal stimulation. They are usually no more than 9-10cm long.
Clitoral stimulators provide direct stimulation to the clitoris, examples of these are the Satisfyer range which are designed to deliver airwave pulses to the clitoris.
Internal and External stimulation
Rabbit vibrators are designed to give internal stimulation as well as stimulating the clitoris as the same time. Rabbit vibrators are named for the clitoral stimulator which resembles a bunny, there are also rabbit vibrators available with different shaped clitoral stimulation.
What size toy would you like?
Sex toys come in all shapes and sizes so there are plenty to choose from.
Smaller toys include bullet vibrators, cock rings, small anal toys etc. Larger toys include rabbit vibrators, wands, anal toys and prostate massagers, bondage toys etc.
It all depends on if you are looking to stimulate a certain zone of a large area of the body. The best way to choose a size is to measure it out in front of you first so that you get an idea of what the size looks like.
What type of power source is needed?
Sex toys can be battery powered, rechargeable or plug-in.
It depends on your individual preference and requirement. Some people are fine with battery power whereas some people prefer to spend a little more to get a toy which is rechargeable or plug-in.
What would you like your toy to be made from?
Silicone, stainless steel, glass etc? With the different materials also comes different feels for example stainless steel and glass will be cool to touch until they reach body temperature.
Jelly and body-safe rubber toys are flexible so they will move easier with your body but they tend to be harder to clean due to their porous nature.
Plastic toys are harder and easier to clean but they don’t move with your body so some bigger toys can be painful for those who are not aware.
Silicone is a popular material for sex toys and have a nice smooth almost silk like feel to them.
Stainless steel and glass are cool to the touch and again will not move with your body but are easy to clean.
How much are you wanting to spend?
Sex toys come in lots of shapes and sizes as do their price tags. There are cheaper toys which are good for trying out a particular style or if you know what you want there are more expensive luxury toys too.
Know your experience level
Some sex toys are also designed for the level of experience one has within their sex life. Beginners toys are usually quite modest and classic as compared to advanced toys such as bondage toys or anal toys. There are beginners anal toys which usually come in a set of three from small to large to help transition up sizes easier to more advanced play.
Lube, lube and more lube!
Never underestimate the impact of a good lubricant! Water based, silicone, flavoured, warming, cooling are some of the different types of lubricant available which comes down to personal preference.
If your are in need of any advice of help choosing your toy please don't hesitate to get in touch via out Contact Us page and we'd be glad to help!