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Grooming Awards 2020 Finalists: The Best Body Washes for Men

Visit our website on July 8 for our 2020 Grooming Awards Winners, where we unveil the best in skincare and haircare for men. 

The best body washes smell great, hydrate your skin, and leave you feeling extremely clean. But finding them can be a challenge. What do you do? Choose the one whose packaging you find most attractive, or do you go for the body wash that smells the best?

We’re here to help. Ahead are our favorite body washes for men for every skin type. Whether you’re coming back home from a workout or looking to clean up after a long workday, we have a product for you.

Best Body Wash for Sensitive Skin: Nécessaire Body Wash

Nécessaire Body Wash

Containing a trifecta of luxe oils including Marula, Cacay, and Meadowfoam, this gentle cleanser helps nourish and soften skin without stripping your body’s natural oils or leaving residue. Influencer and Grooming Awards panelist Brendan Fallis and his wife Hannah Bronfman are devotees of the soap. “We love Nécessaire’s Sandalwood Body Wash because it smells so good,” Fallis tells The Manual.

Best Body Wash for Dry Skin: Nivea Nourishing Shea Butter Care Body Wash

Nivea Body Wash

Nivea’s Nourishing Shea Butter Care Body Wash deeply enriches even the driest skin thanks to its shea butter and proprietary serum. Even better, it features collagen-boosting lipids and vitamins, leaving your skin feeling smooth and soft all day.

Best Body Wash for Acne-Prone Skin: Create Cosmetics 5 Elements Cleanser

Create Cosmetics Body Wash

Say goodbye to bacne with this breakout-fighting body wash, which features glycolic acid, a gentle exfoliant that helps remove dead skins cells and stimulate collagen production, and glycerin to keep your skin moisturized.

Best Scented Body Wash: Diptyque Eau De Minthe Shower Foam

Diptyque Eau De Minthe Shower Foam

Turn your showers into a spa experience with Diptyque’s luxurious foam, which features floral notes of germanium that last long after your shower. It’s also fragrant enough to be a great summer cologne substitute.

Other Body Washes We Love

Every Man Jack Body Wash

Every Man Jack Body Wash

This no-frills body wash is packed with marine extracts, sea salts, and coconut oils to lightly cleanse skin while retaining moisture. Essentials oils of bergamot and rosemary create a refreshing and calming shower experience.

Suave Professionals Avocado and Olive Oil Body Wash

Suave Body Wash

Unleashing earthy freshness, Suave’s body Wash is a natural cleanser made with 100% natural avocado and olive oil. Best of all, it’s free of both parabens and dyes to provide you with the natural clean you’ve been looking for.

Method Men Juniper and Sage Body Wash

method men body wash

Created with sustainable materials, this plant-based soap smells like freshly cut greens.

Baxter of California Invigorating Body Wash: Italian Lime and Pomegranate

Baxter of California Body Wash

Vitamin E and jojoba oil are the key ingredients for Baxter’s soap, which leaves your skin hydrated and soft. Also, its lime and pomegranate fragrance make it an ideal summer scent.

Bulldog Original Body Wash

Bulldog Body Wash

Sustainably made, non-irritating, and smells amazing, what’s not to love about this citrusy soap?

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