STI Report: Chlamydia and Syphilis Rates Are at a Record High

According to a report released this month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), sexually transmitted infections like syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydia reached an all-time high in the United States in 2018. Between 2017 and 2018, syphilis increased 14 percent, gonorrhea increased five percent, and chlamydia went up three percent to more than…

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23 Best Sex Toys for Trans Women and Nonbinary People — Reviews

SpareParts Tomboi Harness, $90 (Shop Now) Gender-neutral and perfect for tucking, the Tomboi Harness lets you slip in your preferred dildo and get to work without grappling with dysphoria. It’s perfect for all sorts of genital configurations, from trans women with girldicks to trans femmes who have gone through vaginoplasty. Charm Silicone Dildo, $36 to…

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High On Love Makes the Most Delicious CBD Lube I’ve Ever Tried

High On Love makes CBD and cannabis wellness products that will make your vagina feel luxuriously pampered. The company’s founder, Angela Mustone, brings 17 years of experience working with sexual wellness products such as toys and lubricants. When she asked her company’s chemist about her dream of adding cannabis to sexual stimulants, she tells Allure,…

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Why It’s So Hard for Queer Women and Nonbinary People to Find Casual Sex

I recently witnessed my best friend go through a self-described slutty phase. He downloaded Grindr and — voilà— immediately had access to dozens of men looking for casual sex. I was impressed. As someone who was sexually inexperienced myself, his methods seemed worth trying, so I downloaded every dating app available to lesbians. While my…

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