One of the most rewarding parts of working in the hormonal health space is learning about the ever-growing number of taboo-smashing sexual health companies. In honor of Black History Month (and Valentine’s Day 💜), here are four Black-owned wellness brands reimagining pleasure through inclusivity and empowerment.
Ardentley is a sex toy company and blog challenging stigmas, normalizing pleasure, and promoting self-exploration through body-safe toys and sexual health information.
These wearable, reusable vulva pads can be heated or cooled to provide relief from pain, inflammation, cramps, or discomfort. They’re perfect for the many women experiencing vulvar and vaginal symptoms in perimenopause and beyond.
A vast collection of sex toys and wellness products curated by and for the queer community. Big plus: they offer 2% of all their proceeds to organizations improving the lives of Queer/Trans People of Color.
Founded by Dr. Uchenna “UC” Ossai, a sex-positive pelvic health physical therapist and sexuality educator, You See Logic provides sex education curriculum planning and sexuality counseling. Check out Bourban Talez, her entertaining and empowering video advice series on all things “sexytimes.” 😉
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