The Deodorant Edit
Let’s face it body odour and sweat patches are never going to be sexy so what are the best deodorants out there for men and women? We put them to the test with our TA Mag Reviewers and here are their pick of the best.
We called in a whole bunch of brands to send out to our eager and honest testers, one was a bride so needed complete protection on her big day. We also had runners, cyclists and also a Lady who does lunch so we think we had all sweaty eventualities covered!
Weddings and Interviews – There are times that you need to know that your deodorant is not going to let you down and we found Sure Maximum Protection Antibacterial £4.99 and Odaban £10.49 both available from www.boots.com
Naturally Does It
Keep fresh naturally with vegan incognito® Natural Crystal Deodorant £4.49. Significantly reduce your attractiveness to all insects. Long lasting and non-sticky with a fresh, citrus fragrance, incognito® citronella deodorant is the first alum crystal to be infused with an essential oil. www.lessmosquito.com
We also liked Weleda Citrus 24 Hour Roll On Deodorant (£7.95) from holistic brand Weleda. Free from aluminium salts and synthetic preservatives that can cause irritation and block pores, the all-natural formula helps promote a Available from www.lookfantastic.com
We also LOVE Purepotions Skin Salvation Lemon Myrtle Deodorant is 99% natural and does not contain aluminium, parabens, triclosan or phthalates. £8.99 from www.purepotions.co.uk
For the Men
Body odour and sweat patches have never been a sexy look nor a way to pull a fair maiden
Our TA Mag Male reviewers really liked Jack Black Pit Boss Antiperspirant Deodorant at a luxury pits price of £15.50 at www.boots.com.
Jack Black Pit Boss Antiperspirant & Deodorant is a hypoallergenic formula that provides superior protection from odour and wetness in a gentle, non-irritating formula. The invisible solid glides on easily leaving no trace of residue on skin or clothes.
Did you know that over 10 million bacteria live in your underarm and by reducing as many as possible, you can stop sweat and odour in its tracks?
We also tried Sure for Men’s Antibacterial Odour Protection Antiperspirant Deodorant.
Sure® Antibacterial Odour Protection, has been designed to reduce 90% of odour causing bacteria* that live on the skin’s surface, allowing you to live life freely and keep on moving. Available for both men and women.
Rich in natural ingredients and with known antibacterial properties including Lime Oil, Eucalyptus and Orange Terpine, you couldn’t ask for better protection.coming in at an armpit friendly £1 both available from www.boots.com
Last but not least is our cyclist and active reviewers favourite Aluminum and alcohol-free deodorant unobtrusively prevents odor and wetness and doesn’t irritate and sting like others. Herbal and botanical extracts deodorize while Calendula calms, leaving those under-areas dry throughout the day. Glides on super easily and will keep pits dry throughout the day. £16 and available from www.mankind.co.uk