Party Of One is Elite Daily's celebration of Masturbation Month. For an activity that reduces stress and boosts your mood, it doesn't get talked about nearly enough. Solo sex is basically an extension of self-care — so Elite Daily rounded up the hottest tips, the sex toys that get you the most bang for your buck, and the most unforgettably hilarious stories about doing the deed on your own.

The 6 Best Sex Toys For Your Penis, So Pencil In Some "Me Time" ASAP

By Hannah Schneider
A little reminder: Although May is National Masturbation Month, you never need an excuse to get down with yourself. If you have a penis and are in the market for some new sex toys, then good news: You're in luck! I've rounded up some of the best sex…

The Best Sex Toys For Your Vagina, Because You Deserve A New Sidekick

By Hannah Schneider
Picking out sex toys can initially feel pretty intimidating because there are literally so many different sizes, shapes, settings, and colors. Great news: There are a ton of fun kinds to try! When it comes to picking the best sex toys for your…

6 High-Tech Sex Toys That Are Simply Really Freaking Cool

By Laura Moses
Technology truly is amazing. You can send money across the world with a click, feed your pet a treat while you're not home, and get down with some seriously high-tech sex toys. Whether you're a newbie or a total pro when it comes to including sex…

9 Waterproof Sex Toys That Will Make Your Shower Even Steamier

By Korey Lane
Look, sex is great. That's an obvious statement. But sex can also be even more exciting and accessible with the addition of sex toys. Whether you use them alone or with a partner, sex toys are a great way to spice things up in the bedroom. (Or maybe…

6 Sex Toys That Can Be Used With A Partner, For Double The Fun

By Laura Moses
Let's talk about sex toys. When you think of sex toys, you might think of vibrators, dildos, and other devices that a person can use to enhance their solo sexual experience. When it comes to sex toys for a party of two, vibrators and dildos are…

These Super Quiet Sex Toys Are All You Need For Your Next Sneaky Self-Love Sesh

By Christy Piña
It's a Friday night, and your plans just fell through. (Thank the gods because you didn't want to leave the comfort of your own bed anyway.) What now? There's always Netflix, but you're kind of in the mood for some serious self-loving first. The…

Treat Yourself With These 6 Vibrating Sex Toys You’ll Want To Buy ASAP

By Rachel Shatto
Whether your sex life (and by sex life, I mean partnered, flying solo, or heck, both!) is already amazing, or you want to spice it up a bit, one great and easy way to take it to the next level is to add a little more buzz to your bedroom by treating…

7 Sex Toys That Don't Require Penetration, Because There's So Much More To Pleasure

By Hannah Schneider
If you're interested in sex toys but penetration isn't your thing, finding the toy that's right for you can feel a little tricky. The great news is that there are tons of fun sex toys that don't require penetration to use them. There are so many…

If Vibration Isn't Your Thing, Try These 8 Sex Toys For A Smooth & Sexy Time

By Hannah Schneider
The market for sex toys can be overwhelming if you're unfamiliar with the landscape. And it can be downright intimidating if you don't like the sensation of vibration. Rest assured that you can definitely find fun sex toys that don't vibrate — it…

I Tried A Vibrator Kit Designed For My Zodiac Sign & It Changed The Way I Look At My Sexuality

By Korey Lane
These days, it feels like zodiac signs and horoscopes are everywhere you look. You can't spend 20 minutes online without seeing at least one meme about how stubborn Taureans are, or an article about the character traits you'll find in loyal Leos.…

My Roommate Caught Me Touching Myself & This Is What It Taught Me

By Iman Hariri-Kia
There is nothing more uncomfortable than being caught masturbating — especially by your college roommate. Personally, I've never been one to shy away from the subject of masturbation. I did, however, grow up listening to groups of boys audaciously…

Experts Say Masturbation & Exercise Have Way More In Common Than You Might Think

By Georgina Berbari
Cardio sucks, but you know what doesn't? Masturbating. There's nothing like a mind-blowing orgasm that leaves you out of breath and full of pleasure (laced with the sweeping satisfaction that, yes, you did that all on your own). Honestly though,…

5 Toys That Do It Better Than Your Date's Mouth Ever Could

By Rebecca Strong
Oh, the joys of oral sex. One might say that the experience is incomparably pleasurable — that there’s simply no way a couple fingers, or any other body part of object for that matter, can mimic what a mouth can do. There’s obviously no way to fully…

I Bought My First Vibrator With My Best Friend & What Happened Next Was Hilarious

By Dayna Troisi
I was basically born masturbating. My mom had to call the doctor to ask if I was normal because I was touching myself in the crib. So, it's kind of surprising that my first vibrator experience didn't happen until I was 18. I know that a lot of…

A Doctor Explains Why Masturbation Feels So Amazing, & There’s More To It Than You Think

By Rachel Shatto
Why are we so shy about masturbation? Why is this specific form of pleasure considered taboo or dirty? I mean, how many times have we eaten something delicious in public and then audibly moaned with pleasure without an ounce of shame? Many times. I…

5 Reasons It's Actually Healthy To Masturbate On A Regular Basis

By Sydnee Lyons
I wish more women talked about getting themselves off as much as men do because then we'd probably all know the answer to questions like, "Is masturbation healthy for women?" Just so you know, it is healthy for a number of reasons. But before I get…

This Is The Most Satisfying Way To Masturbate Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Jamie Kravitz
If you're the type of person who religiously reads your horoscope, then you know that your zodiac sign can affect pretty much every aspect of your life. Astrology isn't just a factor you can take into account when testing the compatibility between…

7 Masturbation Tips You Should Definitely Try By Age 25

By Jamie Kravitz
You only need to watch one episode of Sex and the City to know that a vibrator is a girl's best friend (you know, besides her actual best friends). Watch a few more, and you'll learn how easy it is to become accustomed to a certain pattern when…

3 Sex Toys For Queer Women That'll Take Your Pleasure To New Heights

By Cosmo Luce
There are so many things I love about being queer that it would be unfair for me to rank them. I love that my queerness gives me permission to invest as much in my friendships as I do in romantic relationships. I love that my queerness allows me to…

If It's Your First Time Buying A Sex Toy, These 7 Options Are Perfect For You

By Jamie Kravitz
If you've never used a sex toy before, the sheer number of options available to you can be really intimidating. Maybe you've walked into a sex shop and been totally overwhelmed by all the merchandise. Or you may have seen giant dildos in R-rated…