Body Powder Ingredients (Talc Free)
sun-dried kaolinite (white) clay
certified organic lavandula angustifolia (lavender) essential oil
certified organic zea mays (corn) starch
certified organic citrus aurantifolia (lime) essential oil
certified organic pelargonium graveolens (geranium) essential oil
certified organic citrus bergamia (bergamot) essential oil
certified organic pogostemon cablin (patchouli) essential oil
certified organic vanilla planifolia (vanilla) fruit extract
certified organic syzygium aromatica (clove) bud essential oil
When To Use Luxurious Body Powder
Body Powder is often used as an antiperspirant or deodorant to reduce wetness and soak up body odours in both men and women. It can also be used to prevent chaffing and for heat rash or fungus. It may also be used as a dry shampoo to get rid of greasy hair.
In fact if you are searching for a powder you probably know exactly why you are using it. So maybe give this one a go and see if it works for you. Then let us know what you think by posting a review good or bad. That way it helps other people in the same situation as you.
What is the Best Body Powder
The best body powder for women or men will be one that suits you and your body. So it may well be a case of trying them out to see which is best for you. Have you used powders in the past that were good or bad? Do you know what it was about them that made them good?
If you are looking for the best body powders with regards to the most natural ones then you will be looking for ones that are free from synthetic chemicals. That is where an organic body powder comes in. By using organic corn starch and organic oils Miessence body powder is free from all herbicides, pesticides and synthetic chemicals and it is also GMO free. This body powder is 100% organic except for the white clay. Clay can not be certified organic as it is basically made from earth.
However cornstarch may not be the best thing to use in the groin area it might contribute to yeast infections in some people. If that is where you planned to use it then maybe try an arrowroot based body powder.
How does Body Powder Prevent Sweating
Talcum powder has been used for years because it makes the skin constrict and drys the surface. It also absorbs moisture and reduces friction. However becasue it is very fine magnesium silicate it has been associated with breathing issues in babies and possible deaths. That is why people often search for talc free powders. Cornstarch has bigger grains and does not have the same risk but works just as well in most cases.
So this Miessesce body powder can be used instead of deodorant because the essential oils give a pleasant fragrance to hide body ordour. It helps to prevent sweating and therefore can be used as an antiperspirant. However if you have excessive sweating (for example under the arms) then you might find that using organic female hygiene pads under your arms or other areas might work better. You can attach them to your clothes in any area that you tend to sweat. They work a treat for men and women.
Can I use Body Powder as Dry Shampoo
You can use body powder as dry shampoo but it depends on how oily your hair is and what colour it as to how effective it is.
If you have light hair then a light coloured powder is best. However if you have dark hair it may be to noticeable. You may be better off using a darker bronzing powder.
Best Natural Body Powder Recipes
You could always just buy organic cornstarch or organic arrowroot and either use them plain or add your own essential organic oils. If you find that homemade body powder using cornstarch or arrowroot works for you then please leave a review with your recipe.
You might want to consider what kind of container you want to store the body powder in. Glass is usually the best option as far as non toxic storage and recycling goes. You might also want to consider using recycled plastic cosmetic brushes and applicators.