A gynaecology doctor and an investment banker walk into a bar…

In a chat over lunch, Farah was telling Sarah a story about a friend who had been ‘caught’ buying condoms by her sniggering (male) boss.

It got them thinking that everything about condoms is wrong – overtly masculine, garish and with cringey names.


Even today, in a world where our health and wellbeing matter more than ever, men that carry condoms are seen as studs but women are considered one pair of crotchless pants away from a red window in Amsterdam. 

Farah and Sarah created HANX shortly after. A brand dedicated to creating a range of sexual health products that are gynaecologist approved and designed to sit unashamedly in our bags and on our bedside tables. 

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Tue, Nov 26, 19 - Emma Holmes relationships
Your Guide To Building Trust In The Bedroom

People will often say ‘if you don’t have trust in a relationship you won’t go the distance’. Typically we think about trusting our partner in the context of; their relationship with their ex, nights out, text messages. In reality trust extends beyond the surface level of what they’re doing and wh...

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Everything you need to know about our Water Based Lubricant

What is water based lubricant and what makes our lubricant so special?  Our lubricant is water based, long lasting, gentle, vegan, paraben free and like all HANX products, it's endorsed by medical professionals.  Why a water based lubricant?  The base of a lubricant is the most important ingredie...

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Tue, Sep 24, 19 - Emma Holmes sexual wellness
Water-Based vs. Oil-Based Lubricants

Lubricant can be used in the bedroom to reduce friction and enhance feelings of pleasure. Whether you’re shopping online or in stores, it can be tricky to decide which lubricant to use, as there are so many different kinds available.  If you’re practicing safe sex and using a condom, the best ki...

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