Sextech

German DTx Company HelloBetter Expands to the U.S. Launching HelloGina, an Adapted Version of Its Vaginismus Plus Program

A few months ago we wrote about HelloBetter‘s 12-week vaginismus program. At the time the company had achieved a milestone in Germany as the local government government added the program to its DiGA directory after the app successfully completed the Federal Institute for Drugs and Medical Devices’ assessment procedure. The DiGa database is essentially a collection of regulated digital health products reimbursed via the government’s fast-track…

Sexual Wellness App Emjoy Gets Suspended from Google Play

Emjoy, a female-founded femtech startup had its audio-based sexual wellness app suspended by Google today due to a “policy violation of sexual content”, which means thousands of paying users on Google Play are currently not able to access the app. Emjoy Founder and CEO Andrea Oliver Garcia turned to social media to create awareness for the stigmatization and censorship many women’s health…

Vibio Receives The Vegan Society’s Vegan Trademark for Its Full Line of Sexual Wellness Products

Sextech startup Vibio has received The Vegan Society‘s Vegan Trademark and becomes the first sexual wellness company to receive this certification for its toys. All four of Vibio’s vibrators, including Frida, the first toy in the range and the Glee and Wake lubricants are entirely free from animal-products and testing. Both lubes also come in eco-friendly tubes made of 100% sugarcane too.…

Ohhcean: When Sextech Meets Sustainability

Sinful Co-Owner Mathilde Mackowski has just released what she say to be the “the world’s first sex toy range made with ocean-bound plastic.” The new ohhcean collection includes three rechargeable products, a Magic Wand, a G-spot Vibrator and a Body Vibrator all available in soft aquatic shades, modern in design and soft to the touch. Mackowski is on a mission to reduce…

Sextech Startup SkiiMoo Introduces VDOM, a Prosthetic Smart Penis to Address the Unique Needs of the LGBTQ+ Community

“To put it bluntly, I love sex, and I wanted to be able to have sex with my wife anywhere, at any time, and just as easily as heterosexual couples can without any awkwardness”, explains SkiiMoo Founder Glenise Kinard-Moore, the creator of VDOM, a new prosthetic smart penis and alternative to the old-fashioned strap-on. The VDOM is an app-connected adult wearable device…

Meet OhCleo!, The New Audio Erotica App That Combines Authenticity with High-Quality Audio

As we shared with our Inner Circle members earlier this week audio erotica is having a moment. The latest addition to the category is OhCleo!, who have launched a new audio-based app that encourages sexual health and wellbeing through education, inspiration and collaboration. OhCleo! was founded in 2021 in Sweden by Celine Fierro and Anders Lövbrand, who are on a mission to…

Unprude Founder Dr. Rica Cruz Is Awarded the Inaugural Award for Early Career Professionals by the Society of Scientific Study of Sexuality

Despite a long history of conservative culture in the Philippines when  it comes to the topic of sex, the last few years has shown significant  strides in our pursuit of sex positivity — one of the most recognized  names in this pursuit is Dr. Rica Cruz, one of the country’s leading sex therapist and educator. Dr. Rica made it her life’s work to…

Dame Settles with the MTA and Launches Its New “Get in Touch With Yourself” Campaign in New York Subways

Dame, the sexual wellness company that creates products for pleasure has finalized its settlement with The New York Metropolitan Transportation Authority (“MTA”) to become the first female-founded pleasure product brand approved to advertise city-wide through the MTA. “Get In Touch With Yourself” marks Dame’s largest out-of-home brand awareness campaign to date. In the legal complaint, which was filed by Emery Celli Brinckerhoff Abady…