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You deserve to feel good, and our sex experts can help you find the best adult toys to suit your needs. Our sex-toy reviews are the result of hundreds of hours spent researching, interviewing sexperts, crowdsourcing opinions from enthusiasts and owner ratings, and then testing the most popular and best-selling sex toys, including vibrators, anal toys, G-spot toys, condoms, and personal lubricant.

The Best Condoms LifeStyles Skyn
After spending 30 hours evaluating 54 different types of condoms and having 32 volunteers test 30 of the best, we’ve chosen the LifeStyles Skyn as the best condom. We also have picks in larger and smaller sizes.   Read More >
The Best G-Spot Toys Njoy Pure Wand
After more than 40 hours of research and testing, we found that the Njoy Pure Wand is the most effective G-spot toy. It's easy to clean, virtually indestructible, and designed to be chilled or warmed for additional stimulation. It elicited the most intense sensations of all the toys we tested, and its heavy stainless-steel body is capable of producing a deeply stimulating pressure that other toys cannot.   Read More >
The Best Vibrators Magic Wand Rechargeable
After 50 hours of research and testing, plus six months of follow-up testing, we think the Magic Wand Rechargeable is the best vibrator for most people. It's twice as expensive as our previous pick, the Magic Wand Original, but its easy-to-clean silicone head, rechargeable battery, quieter motor, and greater variation in intensity and vibration patterns makes this updated version worth every penny.">Magic Wand Rechargeable is the best vibrator for most people. It's twice as expensive as our previous pick, the Magic Wand Original, but its easy-to-clean silicone head, rechargeable battery, quieter motor, and greater variation in intensity and vibration patterns makes this updated version worth every penny.   Read More >
The Best Anal Toys Njoy’s Pure Plug
After more than 50 hours of research and testing with a six-person, mixed-gender panel, we found that Njoy’s Pure Plug is the best anal toy for most people. This stainless steel butt plug is beautiful, offers feelings of fullness with prostate stimulation, and stays firmly in place once inserted. Plus, it comes in three sizes and it’s easier to clean than the competition.   Read More >