The Semenette®’s Recent Interviews Result in Consumer Buying Frenzy

By on September 25, 2015

BOSTON – The Semenette® has experienced a consumer buying frenzy as a result of interviews in New York last week. CEO Stephanie Berman was recently on several podcasts, including “Sin Censura” and Jenny McCarthy’s “Dirty Sexy Funny,” where the inventor of the innovative adult novelty product revealed her wife was pregnant with their second child. Both children were conceived using The Semenette®.

“We are beyond thrilled at the positive response from consumers for our product,” says Berman. “We experienced this same scenario this past spring, when news of the product went viral, and we are happily surprised that it’s happened again.”

Continues Berman, “Due to the overwhelming response, we are ramping up manufacturing and plan to have new inventory in a few weeks. We are happily giving customers with current orders Priority Fulfillment, and are very excited for The Semenette®’s future.”

Berman will be interviewed on Riotcast this week, appearing on “Weird Medicine” on Saturday, September 26 at 10am PST / 1pm EST. “Weird Medicine” is a popular entertainment medical show, hosted by Drs. Steve and Scott; to listen to the show, visit

News of The Semenette experienced its first viral wave soon after its launch in early 2015, and media attention has not waned about the company’s innovative approach to at-home conception for the LGBT, FTM trans, and serodiscordant communities. US media outlets, including Cosmopolitan, Refinery29, Daily Dot, and Women’s Health, as well as dozens of international media outlets, have noted The Semenette’s impact on insemination options for couples trying to conceive outside of traditional IVF and “turkey baster” routes. Berman also appeared on a panel discussion on Huffington Post Live, to share the story behind The Semenette.

The Semenette®, a novelty intimacy product, allows partners to mimic traditional intercourse through its proprietary inner tubing and pump system, re-creating the ejaculation process in the privacy of their own home. Berman herself is the first of The Semenette®’s many success stories. Recipient of’s Editor’s Choice Lightning Bolt Award for Emerging Technology, and industry nominations for Couples Sex Toy of the Year, Specialty Pleasure Product of the Year, and New Product of the Year, The Semenette® is made of premium medical-grade silicone, and is non-toxic and phthalate-free.

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