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Welcome to the Jo Divine Magazine. We have an unrivalled collection of articles on everything from sexual health, toy reviews to kink and sexual exploration.

Boundaries & Consent: ‘is this really what you want?’

Boundaries and Consent: ‘is this really what you want?’

Sean Wright, Nov 10, 2023

In your relationship, do you say "yes" when you mean no? Read how having strong boundaries allows you more confidence in your intimacy and sensuality.

SUTIL Lubricants

SUTIL Lubricants

Staff, Nov 10, 2023

SUTIL is the best water based sexual lubricant you can use, it's longer lasting, feels natural, not intrusive and is made from botanical and organic ingredients that are so beneficial to your intimate health and pleasure

One Last Kiss

One Last Kiss

Elly Jones, Aug 05, 2022

Jo struggles with Mr Divine but cannot let Sophia go, she needs to see her one last time. “I couldn’t let that be our last kiss” I declared when I finally let her go. I’ll make it work. I can make this work”

My First Time Using A Strap-On

My First Time Using A Strap-On

Fido, Feb 21, 2022

Curious about using a strap-on? Then you'll enjoy this first time experience of using a strap -on.


Feeling kinky? This is the place to read about people's real sexual feelings and experiences. Click here to see all Sexploration articles.

The ultimate facial: Why to try it, and is it really good for your skin?

Alice Hunter, May 21, 2021

Alice Hunter shares her expert opinion about the ultimate facial, why to try it , and is it really good for your skin? "Should you try a facial? Absolutely. If you both want to. Love it or hate it, it’s an experience".

Why EVERYONE Should Try a Strapon

Alice Hunter, Apr 15, 2021

Alice Hunter shares why everyone should try a strapon because "no real penis ever had so much versatility" and it "opens up worlds of new fun and can be used by pretty much anybody".

Misconceptions about BDSM (and the truth behind them)

Eleni Peitho, Apr 09, 2021

Following on from her "Introduction to BDSM", Eleni shares some of the most common misconceptions about BDSM and the truth behind them.

An Introduction To BDSM

Eleni Peitho, Mar 25, 2021

What comes to mind when you hear "BDSM"? Here, Eleni guides us through the basics of BDSM and explains why 50 Shades of Grey isn't a particularly good example on which to base your opinions.

Going Home

Staff, Sep 10, 2021

Presenting the second prize winner in our Jo Divine's Diary competition by Instagram's @suzyjbl.

Frisky in First-Class

Staff, Aug 27, 2021

Jo Divine enjoys a pleasurable train journey with the gorgeous Sophia.

Sexual Health 

Don't let health problems stop you from having a great sex life - find out how to combat them here. Click here to see all Sexual Health articles.

Do you moisturise your vulva and vagina?

Samantha Evans, Aug 20, 2021

Samantha explains why ingredients really matter when it comes to choosing suitable products to moisturise your vulva and vagina for good intimate health and pleasurable sex.

Breastfeeding and Sex - Use A Good Lube

Samantha Evans, Jul 01, 2021

Samantha shares why using a good irritant free lube is important when breastfeeding.

Don’t forget to use a good lube if you take antihistamines

Samantha Evans, Jun 22, 2021

Samantha shares why using a good irritant free lube is important if you take antihistamines.

Menopause and Libido

Samantha Evans, Jun 11, 2021

Struggling with low libido? Taking HRT and testosterone can help, however, low hormonal levels may not just be the only reason your libido is low so take a look at your sexual health, relationships, lifestyle work and family life as these can all affect your sexual desire and arousal.

Cancer Charity and Support Group Work

Samantha Evans, Aug 22, 2022

At Jo Divine we work with several cancer charities and support groups, by giving talks, webinars, products and health brochures for events, writing sexual health and pleasure articles and helping people who have been signposted to us by the charities

Want thrush? Use a bath bomb!

Samantha Evans, Nov 17, 2021

Samantha says bath bombs should be renamed thrush bombs and says, "stop before throwing that bath bomb into the water, think about your intimate health!"

Sex Tips 

Get better in the bedroom! Click here to see all Sex Tips articles.

How to take charge of your wellbeing

Megan Barnett, Jan 07, 2021

We all feel lethargic from time to time, and life's stresses can negatively impact upon all aspects of our personal lives, including our relationships. It's time to take charge of your overall wellbeing and give your sex life a boost!

Rev up Your Sexual Pleasure This Year

Samantha Evans, Jan 04, 2021

Improve your sexual health and pleasure this new year by introducing a sex toy into your relationship..

Create your own sexual fireworks every night!

Samantha Evans, Nov 02, 2020

You may love the brightly coloured, noisy fireworks that light up the sky at this time of year, but why not spice up your sex life and create your own sexual firework display at home. You don't have to wait for Bonfire Night to enjoy amazing fireworks: you can make your own at home everyday!

What gay women can teach straight women about sex

Samantha Evans, Jun 02, 2020

Straight Women can learn more about sexual intimacy and pleasure if they listened to their gay female friends, from discovering new sexual sensations to ways to orgasms more frequently.

5 Ways To Improve Your Sex Life

Samantha Evans, Mar 04, 2021

Struggling to enjoy sex or simply want to have better sex? By incorporating some or all of our tips into your sex life and relationship, you can enjoy great sex so talk to your partner, use sexual lubricants and sex toys, share fantasties, make lifestyle changes to improve your sexual performance and get regular sexual health checks.

The Blue Tit – a 101 on how to get naughty with titw*nks for beginners

Alice Hunter, Jan 08, 2021

Alice shares her in-depth guide on how to get naughty with titw*nks for virgins. From positions, using plenty of lube, being enthusiastic and checking in with partners she says "Rather than simply being pornographic, the titw*nk can be highly personal".


Sometimes silly, sometimes serious, Perspectives is where our writers run free with their ideas and opinions. Click here to see all Perspectives articles.

A Day in The Life of a Sex Therapist

Julie Sale, Jul 10, 2020

Curious about what a sex therapist does? Julie Sale shares her fascinating and varied day as a sex therapist.

Ethical Nonmonogamy

Eleni Peitho, Mar 23, 2020

Eleni shares her personal experience on nonmonogamy after the slow realisation that monogamy wasn’t working particularly well. For some, monogamy works perfectly, for others exploring ethical nonmonogamy can be the route to enjoying better relationships.

Fantasies and Desires

Eleni Peitho, Feb 14, 2020

Eleni takes us on a journey into her mind and opens up about her thoughts surrounding fantasies and desires, something many of us enjoy, either in our own heads or acting them out in real life. Our brain is a very sexual part of our body and as Eleni says "the beauty of fantasy is that literally anything goes".

Introducing Eleni

Eleni Peitho, Feb 13, 2020

Meet Eleni who has been exploring kink and nonmonogamy since 2015. As a staunch feminist and a vegan who has type 1 diabetes; all of which impact her experiences in the worlds of kink and BDSM she loves to share her thoughts with anyone willing to listen.

Sex and type 1 diabetes

MJ Sohal, Feb 17, 2021

MJ writes about her experience of living with type 1 diabetes, the impact it has upon her relationships, enjoying sexual intimacy and pleasure and why talking about sex with your healthcare team is just as important as discussing your eyes, feet, urine and blood pressure.

Winning back our sex life after prostate cancer - a personal story by Elvin Box

Staff, Nov 25, 2020

Elvin Box, a survivor of Prostate cancer and passionate campaigner shares his honest experience of the sexual impact cancer has had upon his physical, and mental wellbeing and his relationship with his wife.

Sex Toy Tips 

Get the most out of your toys! Click here to see all Sex Toy Tips articles.

Unique Sex Toys That Offer More Than Just Vibrations

Samantha Evans, May 10, 2017

Looking for a unique sex toy? Read all about these gorgeous sex toys which offer amazing sexual stimulation and breathtaking orgasms going beyond the buzz of classic sex toys.

How to use the Satisfyer

Samantha Evans, Dec 08, 2016

The Satisfyer Pro 2 is an incredibly unique clitoral stimulator that is completely different to classic vibrating products. To ensure you make the most of your Satisfyer, we've compiled a quick guide on how to use the Satisfyer Pro 2.

Sex Aids for Older Adults

Samantha Evans, Sep 30, 2016

Older adults consider sexual intimacy and pleasure extremely important and hugely beneficial to their physical and mental well being. Using sex toys in your sex play and for solo pleasure, you can experience amazing sexual sensations and orgasms.

Pleasurable Pulsator Positions

Megan Barnett, Sep 08, 2016

Pulsators are incredibly versatile products that offer a whole host of pleasure sensations. Here's our guide to making the most out of your thrusting sex toy!

Non-Vibrating Cock Rings

Samantha Evans, Nov 13, 2017

Non-vibrating cock rings are a great enhancement to sexual pleasure for both the wearer and receiver. Find out about the different type of rings available.

Using glass sex toys for sensory play

Megan Barnett, Oct 12, 2017

Glass sex toys offer a firm sensation for incredible intimate massage and can be heated or cooled for amazing sensory play.

Buyer's Guides

New to sex toys? Need some guidance? Let us help you to that perfect purchase. Click here to see all Buyer's Guide articles.

Sexy Christmas Gifts For Men

Samantha Evans, Dec 04, 2018

Buying presents for your loved one can be difficult, especially if they seem to have everything or offer little inspiration. Another jumper isn't going to light any sexual sparks, so why not be more naughty than nice and get them what they really wants – the promise of fabulous sex!

Sexy Christmas Gift Guide 2019

Samantha Evans, Dec 04, 2018

Searching for that perfect gift that shows you care? Take a look at our Christmas Gift Guide for our top picks!

Have Yourself A Kinky Christmas

Staff, Nov 01, 2018

Looking for the perfect unique gift? Look no further than our sizzling list of sexy stocking fillers that are sure to put a smile on your partner's face this Christmas!

CalExotics Mini Marvels Marvelous Lover Review

Samantha Evans, Jul 06, 2018

Samantha reviews the CalExotics Mini Marvels Marvelous Lover, a gorgeous flexible double ended personal massager.

Valentine's Day Gift Guide

Samantha Evans, Jan 31, 2019

Often associated with flowers and chocolates, why not make Valentine's more adventurous when choosing a gift for your loved one by surprising them with a sex toy that keeps on giving pleasure all year round!

Rocks-Off Chaiamo Review

Samantha Evans, Jan 11, 2019

Samantha reviews the Rocks-Off Chaiamo vibrator. This 10 function waterproof rechargeable vibrator offers intensely powerful vibrations for precision sexual stimulation and satisfaction.

Fact Or Fiction

There are a lot of historical myths and beliefs around sex: some of them have even survived in modern day culture. We think it's time to start busting them! Click here to see all Fact or Fiction articles.

Hitting The High Notes

Samantha Evans, Apr 13, 2015

Studies have shown that vibrators can give actors and singers more vocal power. A performance not to be missed!

Ovulation makes you competitive

Samantha Evans, Mar 24, 2015

New research recently published by the University of Texas and the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management found that the ovulatory cycle makes women behave in a competitive manner which could have important implications for consumers, retailers and researchers.

Do Aphrodisiacs Really Work?

Samantha Evans, Mar 16, 2015

Can oysters put you in the mood for sex? A centuries old way of boosting your libido is to eat certain foods to put you in the mood.

Does penis size matter?

Samantha Evans, Mar 09, 2015

Does penis size matter? Men spend more time worrying about this age old question than their partners, many of whom are more than happy with their man's penis size

Be My Valentine

Samantha Evans, Jan 31, 2019

Did you know that 1 billion Valentine's cards are exchanged throughout the world each year, making Valentine's Day the second most popular card sending holiday after Christmas? But why do we celebrate this day in February each year?

Sexy August

Samantha Evans, Aug 02, 2017

August is the sexiest month of the year! According to a surveys, August is when many Brits have the most sex, followed closely by July and then June.

Jo Divine's Secret Diary

Who is Jo Divine? Uncover the steamy secrets of her sex life, experiences with new toys and more in her personal diary. Click here to read Jo Divine's Diary.

Captivating Caresses

Megan Barnett, Jan 15, 2018

Jo's been invited around to Sophia's house for their second date. Will she be able to relax and enjoy her company?

Dinner For Two

Megan Barnett, Apr 07, 2017

With Mr Divine away on business, Jo decided to bite the bullet and invite Sophia over for dinner. Would there be more than a meal on the menu?

Two Worlds Collide - Part Two

Megan Barnett, Feb 24, 2017

Having finally met Sophia, would Mr Divine give their adventures his blessing?

Two Worlds Collide - Part One

Megan Barnett, Feb 09, 2017

Jo bit the bullet and set up a coffee date with Sophia, but how would Mr Divine cope meeting his potential love rival?

Three's A Crowd?

Elly Jones, Jan 07, 2022

Jo is missing Sophia, so suggests over breakfast to Mr Divine, inviting her for dinner.

Bargaining Over Breakfast

Elly Jones, Nov 16, 2021

Jo is missing Sophia, so suggests over breakfast to Mr Divine, inviting her for dinner.

Bathmate Hydromax Long Term Review

Bathmate Hydromax are a superior brand of penis pumps. Our intrepid reviewer lets you know the highs and lows of using a Bathmate Hydromax. Click here to read the Bathmate Blog.

Week 5 - Something's Gone Wrong! - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Aug 04, 2014

A couple of problems - but luckily all it sorted quickly.

Week 4 - Gains Start To Stick - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Jul 28, 2014

After 4 weeks, it seems that size gains thanks to the Bathmate Hydromax penis pump are starting to stick!

Week 3 - Goodbye to the Bathmate Ache! - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Jul 21, 2014

The Bathmate ache has disappeared and I continue to see gains in both girth, length and erection hardness thanks to the Bathmate.

Week 2 with Bathmate Hydromax - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Jul 14, 2014

A summary of my second week using the Bathmate Hydromax.

Week 9 - Back From Holiday - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Sep 01, 2014

Back from my holidays - what will 10 days away from the Hydromax do?

Week 8 - Holiday Is Coming! - Bathmate Penis Pump Long Term Review

Staff, Aug 25, 2014

How will things change when I don't take the Bathmate Hydromax on holiday?

Our Authors

We have some top writers producing content for Jo Divine. Click here to see all our authors.

Julie Sale

Staff, Aug 20, 2020

About Julie Sale

Nicki Secrets

Staff, Feb 07, 2019

About Nicki Secrets

Louise Clarrant

Staff, Jun 28, 2018

About Louise Clarrant

Aurora Glory

Staff, May 18, 2017

About Aurora Glory