Good skin is not always a blessing from the gods or your ex-model mom and rich dad. As we attempt to live busy lives of intimate entertaining and the endless zoom cocktail hours, we have all become privy to a little dehydration of our skin. The skin is after all the first to see the wear of maintaining a “good life”. Sometimes you just have to take your skin into your own well-clean hands. All of our indulgent behaviors counterbalanced by a rich life of outdoor activities from hiking, sight-seeing, or al fresco “morning after” eating will only worsen issues. Lets face it a-little-a-lotta-over indulgence, extreme weather, and eczema prone skin make not for the best circumstances… That is why it is beyond vital to treat that oversized organ right and give a little TLC to that skin.
Bodewell Shampoo – With stressful weather and our overall anxieties coming and going, scalp health is a dead give away to any strains presented in life. The shampoo provides a pH balance to help restore and protect your scalp while reducing itching and removes flakes and oils.
It was that sufferers for sufferer’s mentality that drew us in to Bodewell, a brand created by Jamie Duff for his own eczema prone skin. Beyond the results was an easy pick for its well-designed packaging. The cool tones and color blocking reminded us of pantone paint chips and the ever nostalgic Prismacolor pens. The product was also trialed in the midst of a mild heat wave which in the middle of an already anxiety ridden pandemic can only save and restore our stressed-out skin.
Bodewell Body Wash – Soothing sensitive skin is never a task to be taken lightly, while many oils and treatment have been used through out the years with inconsistent results, this body wash optimizes a best of ingredients boasting the might of a soothing and calming experience.
With a dairy binge in the form of wood oven pizzas and copious wine as of late my skin was asking for trouble. The pharmaceutical-like approach to the rigorous testing of the products are also well satiated by the patented plant tech that includes 24 botanicals. As of late we have been so well trained to be chemical junkies the fact that a round of the 24 botanicals seem like a great respite and needed reconnection to a realness that has been long forgotten but still yearned after. The magnificent scent brings a sense of island life and freshly cut mango, pineapple, and papaya.
Bodewell Super Cream – This product truly is super with its based of coconut and vitamins B3 and E as well as the 24 botanical tech. The cream was deeply hydrating with out the residue and oily after feeling. One of the interesting points was that the cream replaced lipids on the skin surface which acted as a shield to environmental irritants.
After a week of testing out the full suite of products from Bodewell, my skin feels rich and satiated in a way that isn’t too oily but supple to the touch. It was that feeling of skin finally soaking in the equalizing experience of the products. It’s a tough path to getting the best skin to feel safe and fab in. Though the balance between the chemical and natural dialog is one that is ever continuing, the well crafted and design has definetly been a win for the natural argument.
Bodewell Anti-Itch Cream – The constant agitation of sesitive skin as that often comes with eczema and psoriasis is a all too typical pain, with many irritatants magnified through hair treatments this product came in handy in the healng process of chemical burns.