MANY of us would agree that 2021 was a challenging year as far as love and sex was concerned.

According to a survey by Men’s Health which was published on 2date4love.com, 51% of adults in a serious relationship claimed they waited a couple of weeks before having sex.

Furthermore, dating facts show that 57% of men admitted to having cheated on their significant other in 2021 which shows relationships indeed were in the ICU for the better part of this year.

This then saw the rise in the use of sex toys.

According to Grand-View-Research, the global sex toys market size was valued at $33,64 billion (R523 billion) in 2020. It was expected to expand at a compound annual growth rate of 8,04% from 2021 to 2028.

This year also saw the sex toy industry globally embrace the LGBTQ+ community in many of the sex toys.

Global statistics further revealed that four out of 10 people globally used and embraced the use of sex toys.

So, which sex toys became popular in 2021?

According to Rolling-Stone magazine, these are some of the best sex toys for 2021:

1. Ella Paradis Better Love Rabbit Lily

This unisex vibrator features 10 different speeds and dual motors. One can turn it up for a more intense experience, or keep the vibrations slow and smooth, depending on your mood. This sex toy is 100% waterproof and features a soft silicone tip that can be inserted up to four inches deep.

2. We-Vibe Chorus

Best used by couples, this vibrator offers dual stimulation with more than 10 different modes. The vibrator is super soft and flexible to adapt to the different curves and crevices in your body. The harder you squeeze, the more intense the vibrations.

3. TENGA Easy Beat Eggs

Designed by the Japanese firm, TENGA, these eggs are all uniquely textured inside for a more heightened masturbatory experience. This six-pack contains six different suction styles from wavy to tornado.

4. Emojibator Eggplant Personal Massager

This Emojibator is a fun and accessible way to get into sex toys, without any intimidation. This unisex massager is 100% waterproof and lets you choose from 10 different vibration speeds and settings, from gentle to intense.