Popo Powder Review

Wonder Down Under

Yep… I’m going there. I’m talking about body odor. And not just in the armpit region. Listen… It happens. Almost anyone who exercises or gets sweaty will know the not so fresh feeling that can occur “down under” after a fitness class or simply a long day running errands. As a woman who has made a career out of fitness, I have had a need for “Popo Powder” for years, and now — finally — there is a product that is much more FUN than my previous experimentation with baking soda, and SAFER than my other past go-to: a body powder filled with talc and weird chemicals and preservatives.

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The ingredients in Popo Powder are all natural. Nothing lab-created or toxic… Just quality ingredients that I feel safe putting on my body (heck, most of the ingredients I’d even eat).

  • Organic arrowroot
  • Aluminum free baking soda
  • Kaolin clay
  • Magnesium
  • Organic cocoa butter
  • Essential Oils

And how cool is this: Popo Powder is made in FRESH BATCHES WEEKLY!!!

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As stated on their website:

“This herbal body powder has been created after a high demand for odor protection down under!  We know the apocrine stinky glands are in the pit and groin areas, and many athletes are looking for a solution to battle the odor down under!  Popo powder is made with no talc, preservatives or toxic chemicals,  just pure primal protection for your popo or any area you may need it! Use your imagination!”

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So far I’ve sprinkled it in my underwear for its intended purpose, I’ve sprinkled it lightly in my hair to absorb excess oil from my scalp (this is a polite way of saying that my hair was greasy and I didn’t have time to take a shower), I’ve used it in my son’s smelly shoes, and I’ve sprinkled it in my armpits over my Primal Pit Paste deodorant as “back up” odor protection.

Does it work?

Yes. I get SWEATY in the FemFusion classes I teach, and last Friday — after teaching a class and following up with ADDITIONAL exercise with a dear friend — I was still fresh as a daisy. The same applied this morning, when I worked out with some friends wearing my Zaggora “Viva Capri” HotPants(TM). HotPants are all about making your lower body SWEAT. When I wore my HotPants WITHOUT Popo powder, I was… Shall we say… AWARE of my scent. I was cautious about getting too close to my workout companions for fear of offending them. But when I wore my HotPants WITH Popo powder, I didn’t smell at all. Again, I felt (and smelled) fresh as a daisy!

Note: This post is featured on this week’s Healthy, Happy, Green, and Natural Blog Hop.

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17 Comments

  • February 9, 2014

    Pam

    lavendar!

    • February 10, 2014

      Brianne

      Their lavender scent is lovely!

  • February 10, 2014

    Erica

    This stuff is definitely on my list of stuff to try! I am still loving the pit paste. 🙂

    • February 10, 2014

      Erica

      Oh yeah, I plan on ordering the lavender.

  • February 10, 2014

    Hollis

    I love the lavender!

  • February 10, 2014

    Amy S

    I love everything by primal pit paste!

  • February 10, 2014

    Katie

    I would definitely order the lavender!

  • February 10, 2014

    Kelly

    I’m thinking lavender… also, I LOVE reading your reviews. You’re hilarious with your rather PC phrases. 🙂

  • February 10, 2014

    Daniela

    Unscented

  • February 11, 2014

    Lauren

    Love the lemongrass… Unless they make this in creamsicle 😮

  • February 12, 2014

    Mayette

    I would love to try the Lavender scent!

  • February 12, 2014

    Marie

    Lavender! I love that scent and use it for all of my homemade beauty products.

  • February 12, 2014

    Rachel

    I love the thyme and lemongrass scent…or else maybe unscented? Thank you for the wonderful giveaway opportunity!

  • February 12, 2014

    Emily

    Lavender!

  • February 13, 2014

    Kelsey S

    Lavender sounds wonderful

  • February 13, 2014

    Alice

    Lavendar

  • February 18, 2014

    Deborah Davis

    Sweat happens, so it’s wonderful to read your review of Popo Powder Herbal Body Powder. I only use natural deodorants so I was happy to learn more about this herbal product.
    Thank you so much for sharing this safe and natural body care product on the Healthy, Happy, Green & Natural Blog Hop! I appreciate it!