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Advice on sex toys & disability, sexual health, PC muscle exercise and the importance of choosing Phthalates-free and body-safe sex toys… Includes customer Q&A on Vaginismus and painful intercourse.

The Vaginismus Network Community Meet-Up at Sh!

We are delighted to welcome The Vaginismus Network to Sh! for its very first meet-up on 13h April 2018. Co-founded by Kat and Lisa, the aim of The Vaginismus Network is to break isolation and create a inclusive community for those living with Vaginismus. Having only met in person as recently as 2017, Kat and Lisa have … Continue reading The Vaginismus Network Community Meet-Up at Sh!

VQ: A Women’s Health, Sex & Pleasure Shop

As part of International Women’s Day celebrations this month, we are thrilled to be part of VQ, a one-day pop-up sex & health shop taking place in Birmingham on Thursday 22nd March. Vagina Quotient, or ‘The VQ,’ will bring together some of the country’s best female-led independent sexual health businesses and organisations to Birmingham’s city centre, providing … Continue reading VQ: A Women’s Health, Sex & Pleasure Shop

Guest Post: Imogen Butler-Cole on ‘Foreign Body’ at VAULT Festival

Today we have the wonderful and inspiring Imogen Butler-Cole with us, talking about Foreign Body, a play for the #MeToo movement. Foreign Body tells the story, through testimonial recordings, of Imogen’s healing following sexual assault alongside that of eight other survivors and of the perpetrator of one of the assaults. What is Foreign Body about? Foreign … Continue reading Guest Post: Imogen Butler-Cole on ‘Foreign Body’ at VAULT Festival

WIN 1 of 3 Sh! Love Cherries Sets

Pelvic floor health is so important, yet so many women neglect to do their kegel exercises regularly: it’s easy to forget about the muffkin when it’s in good working order. As we age, so do our PC muscles and this is when a weak pelvic floor will suddenly make itself known. The most common symptoms … Continue reading WIN 1 of 3 Sh! Love Cherries Sets

Menopause Awareness Event

Are you a ‘hot’ woman? If so, you might like to join us for a trip to Menopauseville (well, Hackney) on Monday 2nd October! Find out more about menopause services available in Hackney, speak to healthcare providers, have your say about future plans and hear about Hands Inc’s innovative new menopause programme. This evening is part of … Continue reading Menopause Awareness Event

Join Our Sensual Masterclass

Team Sh! will be joining Temptation Holidays for a sensual wellbeing extravaganza at the iconic and prestigious Barbican venue in London on Thursday 30th November 2017. During the evening, we’ll be sharing  expertise and knowledge on female anatomy, pleasure products, role play, tricks & tips, and advice to enhance relationships. The event is divided into six … Continue reading Join Our Sensual Masterclass

Vaginismus Awareness Day

Vaginismus, a complex psychosomatic condition affecting thousands of women, yet so few talk about it. At least 2 in 1,000 women experience Vaginismus at some point in their lifetime – and probably many, many more who are too afraid or embarrassed to seek medical attention and help. Many of these women go for years without … Continue reading Vaginismus Awareness Day

Laugh Don’t Leak! An Evening with Elaine Miller aka Gussie Grippers

Did you do your pelvic floor exercises today? This question, and many more, we are sure, will be asked when Elaine Miller aka Gussie Grips joins us for an evening of talking frisky foofs, leaky muffs and strong orgasms on Friday 22nd September! We have it on good authority there’ll be pin-the-clit-on-the-vulva and draw-your-genitals as well as a … Continue reading Laugh Don’t Leak! An Evening with Elaine Miller aka Gussie Grippers

Have Your Say: Sh! Vaginismus Training Kit

The Sh! Soft Silicone Dilating Kit with vibrating bullet became a popular product with women living with Vaginismus and Vulvodynia, as well as  the medical profession, as soon as it was launched on Vaginismus Awareness Day on 15th September 2016. The very first of its kind, the Sh! Dilating Kit made pleasure waves by incorporating … Continue reading Have Your Say: Sh! Vaginismus Training Kit

Sex In Your 50’s & 60’s

‘Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength’    Betty Friedan Thinking of parents having sex can feel disturbing, and something most of us avoid like the plague. We know we should be adult enough about these things, but when your mum’s new boyfriend asks – across the dining table, … Continue reading Sex In Your 50’s & 60’s