The Newest and Hottest Sex Toys Around

Bullets and buzzers and gels, oh my! Your guide to the newest and hottest sex toys around.

Charli Penn Aug, 27, 2012

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Bullets and buzzers and gels, oh my! If you flip through the pages of the latest issue of ESSENCE (on stands now!) you are in for an unexpected treat: no-nonsense reviews of some of the sexiest pleasure products on the market today given by real women (with real needs), just like you. We can only fit so many reviews within our pages, but we know you want to know more about what the toys you see in the aisles of your local drugstore can really do. Well, look no further. Here's your guide to more of the newest and hottest sex toys around, and what you'll love most about 'em.

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This brand-new Durex vibrator packs loads of pleasure into a budget-friendly price — making it already a hit in our book. Available later this month, the Durex Play Delight comes with powerful low-noise settings and a battery, all for just $17.99. Yup, no need to steal one from the remote this time!

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Clear your calendars ladies, you have a Hot Date tonight! Its micro bullets trap heat and warm to the touch of your skin while offering two powerful speeds to take you to ecstasy. You’ll have so much fun, you’ll even pay for dinner.

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This is the newest product from Kandi Burruss’ Bedroom Kandi line and our favorite, for many reasons: 1. It’s something you and your boo can use together so you can, ahem, “arrive” together. 2. It’s a bargain for that kind of bliss. 3. It’s as chic as the shoes in your closet. #winning

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Three words: Waterproof. Multi-talented. Wonderful! Need we say more? Get one here.

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If high end “massagers” are what you seek, look to LELO’s new cordless Smart Wand to take you there. We love it’s sleek and sexy design, surprising power and multifunctional skills — use it on your arms, legs, and virtually anywhere you need to relax. Added bonus: It’s water proof!

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If your lady parts are as sensitive as your skin, Good Vibrations offers a fun new cream lubricant created with you in mind. The Please Cream Lubricant is eco-erotic, meaning it’s animal product-free and made with all natural ingredients.

8 of 11 The Screaming O Studio

The Screaming O Studio line of pleasure products pride themselves on being both chic and discrete — two things every modern woman wants from her vibrator. We love its low-profile nature and undercover goodness. Throw it in your carry on and travel with ease (admit it: you thought it was mascara too, right?), then unpack it at the hotel and enjoy four different modes of pleasure brought to you by the one-of-a-kind “tingle tip.”

9 of 11 Good Vibrations

Calling all fashionistas: There’s a new way to style your birthday suit. Pop on these pretty little pasties from Good Vibrations and strut your stuff right on over to the bed. He will love ‘em even more than you do. They’re backed with a reusable (and comfy!), glue-free adhesive and are available in a sexy gypsy rose red style with tassels too.

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Your vajayjay is very special. So special, in fact, that it deserves its own Secret Service. Pure Romance’s brand new vibrator, out this month, features a soft, sensual shape you’ll love with a coating that warms to the heat of your body. It promises wireless control, a rechargeable battery and a whopping eight clitoral vibrating modes.

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Durex’s latest condom creation promises to “speed her up and slow him down,” — a win-win situation for any couple looking to share an orgasm between the sheets.