Sex Toys have dated back several centuries. There is no concrete evidence of exactly when the first toys were used, however scientists have found evidence of cave doodles where some women were being penetrated with inanimate objects. Ever since civilizations began settling down and started turning into more sophisticated society, Erotic Toys started to come into being in one form or the other.
When you look at sex toys rather objectively, you will find even a feather can become a sex toy if it is used in a particular context, i.e. to increase sexual satisfaction and helping yourself or your partner to reach orgasm through indulgence better.
Medieval ages saw an increase in sex toys, especially in areas like the Central Asia, India, Eastern Asia, Greece, etc. where sex was freely used and people viewed it more casually than they did anywhere else. The only book that gives elaborate explanation about sex toys and sex is the Kamasutra, the texts have references to these sex toys and explains use of various simple things in how the toys should be used.
Today are the times of advanced technology, and a lot of awareness has come in society about use of sex toys. Adult Sex Toys like Vibrators, Dildos, etc. are used by women, who do not have partners or as accessories when they have partners to get more out of their sexual activity.
The term sex toys is used only for those things that give added value to the act of sex, with the help of these adult novelty toys, men and women do not have to wait to satisfy their sexual urge till the time they find a partner, instead with the help of a Sex Toy they can satiate themselves almost whenever they want to, this has in a way liberated people from the endless wait for a worthy partner.
Sex toys are designed to give you satisfaction in more than one ways, for women, erotic toys can provide stimulation to the clitoris, vagina and the anus, whereas for men they can get stimulation for anus. But for men wanting to get more out of their sexual activity, there are sex toys like the Cock Rings, that will help them maintain shape of their penis till the time they want to keep the erection.
It is not that sex toys are to be used by singles only, these can be used by heterosexual and homosexual couples so that they can feel complete and thoroughly satisfied, there are double ended dildos and vibrator condoms, that bring extra charge into sex so that couples can enjoy better with each other. Almost all sex toys are safe for usage but it is the users responsibility to ensure that the toys are safe, so checking out the details before you purchase a certain item are a must. You can find all of these details at an Online Sex Shop such as this one.