Overview Want to spice things up in bed, but not quite ready to set foot in a sex shop? Just remember to wash—or chuck—after using. If she craves a more intimate experience, put a condom over the base of an electric toothbrush and gently insert it inside her.
If the term "homemade sex toy" makes you immediately imagine a trip to the ER, you may be surprised to hear they're not necessarily as questionable as you'd expect DIY toys can be a great option—especially for women who are hesitant to use or pay for anything mechanical, man-made, or explicitly created for sex play, says Sara Nasserzadeh , PhD, a sexuality and relationship consultant in Palo Alto, California. But you don't want to just grab any old household object, and it can be difficult to know where to begin.