How CYCLES + SEX Busts Myths and Taboos About Sex, Reproductive Health, and Gender


LA readers should head to this weekend’s CYCLES + SEX, an all-day event at The Springs in DTLA that brings together the top experts and leaders in the areas of sexual and reproductive health to talk all things hormones, menstruation, gender, body awareness, and more.

Speakers include actress and filmmaker Rickie Lake (The Business of Being Born), activist and musician Madame Gandhi (“The Future is Female”), Last Cut creator Samantha Paige, activist and artist Whitney Bell, and more. A pop-up shop will be open all day to share the latest and best products and tools for sex education (Planned Parenthood will also be on site) and personal pleasure (inducing a spanking station, talk about booty basics, and kegel balls demo).

Come bust some sex taboos with talks all afternoon, learn about your birth control options, and talk about the big “O” in a fun, educational environment that will empower you to take control of your sexual wellness and health.