The Evolution of The Sex Toy

Sex toys as you know them have a long and twisted history. Since horniness was often seen as a deviant medical issue to be solved, many important sex toy developments are hard to pin down. “It’s challenging to get a definitive history of the sex toy because it usually hasn’t been something that’s acceptable to research,” says Carol Queen, Ph.D., staff sexologist at Good Vibrations and curator of the Antique Vibrator Museum. With that said, what researchers do know is pretty freaking fascinating:

Queen is excited to see what’s in store for the future of the sex toy. “Every time humans invent a new technology that could be used for sexual purposes, someone figures out a way to make it happen,” she says.


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Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations is the premiere sex-positive, women-principled adult toy retailer in the US. An iconic brand and one of the world's first sex toy shops to focus specifically on women's pleasure and sexual education, Good Vibrations was founded by Joani Blank in 1977 to provide women with a safe, welcoming and non-judgmental place to shop for erotic toys. Good Vibrations has always included all people across the gender spectrum, and is a place where customers can come for education, high quality products, and information promoting sexual health, pleasure and empowerment. Customers can shop Good Vibrations' expertly curated product selection across any of its nine retail locations or on the website, where they can also find a wealth of information pertaining to sexual pleasure, exploration and education.

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