REPORT
3 Oct 2023
How are UK women’s attitudes to contraception changing?

Following legal rollbacks on reproductive rights and increasing awareness of the pill’s side effects, women are increasingly frustrated by the burden of contraception. Can innovative condom brands help solve the issue by fostering inclusivity and better targeting female consumers?

Cecile Gasnault is brand director at Smile Makers, a sexual wellbeing brand creating vibrators and sensual products for people with vulvas.

Dr. Melanie Davis-Hall is a GP and medical director at contraception wellbeing site The Lowdown, where she hosts virtual consultations for women to discuss contraception and health concerns.

Chloe Gray is a freelance journalist whose work focuses on demystifying women’s health and fitness. She is also the founder of Gray’s Anatomy, a newsletter about bodies, and a qualified fitness instructor.