Sexual Wellness

STI Screening and Care Startup TBD Health Opens a Care Hub in Las Vegas

TBD Health, a healthcare startup making STI screening more accessible has announced the opening of its first in-person Care Hub located in Las Vegas. The TBD Care Hub is a dedicated sexual health center offering STI and COVID-19 testing and soon expanding into other sexual health services like birth control, UTI testing and sex coaching. Ultimately, with the Care Hub, TBD will…

Sexual Wellness Company Womanizer Launches the “Pleasure Fund” Investing €250K into Research on Women’s Health and Sexuality

Sexual wellness brand Womanizer has announced a five-year, €250K investment into their newly minted “Pleasure Fund” committed to championing women’s health, sexual well-being and sexual pleasure research. Since its inception, the brand has always strived to create pleasurable experiences for all and is continuously dedicated to investing back into its community by funding women-led research focused on women’s sexuality, pleasure and health. Womanizer’s new Pleasure Fund…

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…

Israeli Sexual Health Startup Aquafit Intimate Kicks Off Sales of its Patented Intimate Gel Stick in the EU

Israeli sexual wellness startup Aquafit Intimate develops products and services that support women, who experience vaginal pain related to sexual health. A couple of days ago the company kicked off sales in the EU and is now serving women across 10 countries. Aquafit Intimate was founded in 2017 by Rebecca Sternberg, Varda Messer and Vered Italiano and has developed a patented line…

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…

Rosy Closes a $2M Seed Round to Invest in the Development and Growth of its Platform for Women’s Sexual Health

Sexual Wellness startup Rosy has raised $2M in seed funding for its app, helping women to address their sexual health challenges. The Rosy app is designed and supported by doctors and psychologists and allows women access to evidence-based information and interventions. Austin-based True Wealth Ventures led the round with additional participation from Portfolia’s Femtech II Fund and Mindshift Capital. The company will…

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…