Brianne Hogan

  • How to (Safely) Engage in Wax Play

    How to (Safely) Engage in Wax Play

    Mostly associated with BDSM, wax play involves melted wax as a sensual or sensation-focused type of play that involves dripping melted wax onto each other—or it can be done more sensually, with a massage candle. As for why folks engage in wax play, according to Dr. Carol Queen, the in-house sexologist at Good Vibes, the reasons…


  • How to Have a Summer Fling Without Being a Jerk

    How to Have a Summer Fling Without Being a Jerk

    With all the fun summer energy going around, it’s not uncommon to be open to—or actively want—a short-term, casual relationship that might last anywhere from a few days on vacation to a few weeks or months. “The nature of a fling is such that you just get to enjoy the passion without having to stick…


  • What Your Relationship Needs Is a Little ‘Romantic Nostalgia’

    What Your Relationship Needs Is a Little ‘Romantic Nostalgia’

    According to new research, looking at past photos of your partner can actually increase loving feelings and overall satisfaction within your relationship. Remembering and reminiscing over the good times is also known as “romantic nostalgia,” and according to Gabriela Reyes, LMFT and Chispa App’s Resident Relationship Expert, those memories help bring back a rush of…