Best-Smelling Men's Body Washes THAT LAST

Updated January 2023


Baxter of California Invigorating Bergamot and Pear Essence

Editor's Pick

Jack Black Turbo Wash Energizing Cleanser for Hair & Body

Best Seller

Brickell Men's Invigorating Mint Body Wash

How We Found the Best Body Wash

5 Experts Interviewed

24 Fragrances Tested

Top 10 Picks

Liam Carson

Liam Carson

After a long tiring day at the gym, office, or construction site, you’re probably itching to jump in the shower. Maybe you’ll reach for your trusty bar of soap you find in your bathroom, or your shared body wash with your significant other.

But, why not use something all-natural and tailor-made for you and your skin as a man? Men have high collagen levels, which should make them look younger than women. But, this is rarely the case. If men were to look after their skin more, they would see their collagen power in action.

Thankfully, it’s never too late to start taking care of yourself. In fact, you can start right now!

To help you along your journey to proper self-care, here are the 10 highest rated men’s body washes that keep you smelling fresh for the entire day.

Summary List

Body Wash Ranked by Cologne Critic

Editor's Pick

Best Overall Body Wash for Men - Jack Black Turbo Wash Energizing Cleanser for Hair & Body


Why we chose it

If you’re a fan of luxury and all-natural products, Jack Black is the body wash brand for you. With ingredients like Juniper berry, rosemary, and eucalyptus, this wash will gently remove away all the daily dirt and grime on your body.

If you’re looking to add moisture to your skin, especially if it’s always dry, Jack Black is a solid choice. Hey, maybe it will make you look younger, more appealing, and vibrant. What’s more, you can also double up and use this on your hair for a completely fuss-free care routine.

Available in a variety of sizes, you can pick up a bottle for every occasion or journey. If you’re going to pick one shower gel today, you need to get this high-quality and versatile body wash on your bathroom shelf.

It’s perfect to use anytime and anywhere. You can use it before or after the gym, in the summer and on countless other occasions.


Vegan Choice- Baxter of California Invigorating Bergamot and Pear Essence

Our Take

Vegan, high-quality, and refreshing are a few words that perfectly describe this body wash, which helps to keep your skin looking revitalized and full of life. Blended with jojoba and vitamin E oils, this wash helps cleanse, soften, hydrate, and moisturize your skin.

Baxter of California Invigorating Bergamot and Pear Essence has a mild herbaceous scent with undertones of musk. This gives it a soft masculine scent that makes you smell clean, fresh, and inviting.

No matter your skin type, this body wash will serve you well. Working to rid your skin of dirt and debris without stripping your skin of its moisture, this body wash will leave you smelling fresh and fragrant without drying you out.

We love this body wash before and after the gym. It gets rid of any lingering odors and gives you a mild and enchanting smell. Chuck a bottle in your gym bag and never leave home without it!

Best Seller

Best Selling Fragrance - Brickell Men's Invigorating Mint Body Wash

Our Take

This body wash is the definition of class. It contains ingredients like tea tree oil and vitamins that treat, clean and pamper your skin. It also moisturizes your body at the same time, with its blend of glycerin, jojoba oil, and aloe vera.

Brickell Men’s Invigorating Mint Body Wash leaves you smelling fresh and irresistible. Just the scent you need after a long day at work, the gym, or simply hanging out with friends.

What’s more, it can safely use its cleaning and moisturizing properties to your hair as well. It makes sure to clean, not strip, nutrients from your body and hair for the ultimate revitalizing experience

Lather up a generous amount to wash away dirt and your daily problems. It’s definitely worth a try.

Old Spice Body Wash Fiji Scent

Our Take

Do you love the smell of the beach? How about a Caribbean island with coconut and palm trees? This body wash brings this island getaway to your skin.

If you’re looking for natural ingredients and fragrance, this Old Spice body wash has your name on it. It smells divine, breezy, fresh, and soaked in piña coladas. Maybe you’ve been wondering which old spice body wash is best? Old Spice Body Wash Fiji Scent is our answer.

This Old Spice body wash takes you on an exquisite journey while flinging unpleasant odors, dry skin, and dirt out the window. It gives you a naturally alluring scent that builds your confidence and self-esteem.

Who says you can’t smell good after a long day? You can use this body wash for any occasion, including the gym and office. If you’re looking to switch to a manlier, fresher, and more enticing personality and scent, this body wash is waiting just for you.

L'Occitane Homme Shower Body Wash

Our Take

If you’ve often walked past L’Occitane on the high street, you’d be forgiven thinking it meant for women alone. Well, we have some good news! L’Occitane have wonderful collections for both sexes, and offer an outstanding body wash for men! What makes L’Occitane one of our top picks is that it has that alluring masculine after scent that keeps you smelling great all day.

And if you thought it couldn’t get any better, you can use it as a shampoo as well.

With a plethora of amazing essential oils, including rosemary, juniper, immortelle, and sandalwood, this body wash doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to its high-quality ingredients. However, if your skin is sensitive, L’Occitane’s strong scent may not be a good fit for you.

Looking for a good moisturizer and body wash? With added shea butter, this body wash will work to moisturise your skin and condition your hair in a dual-pronged attack!

We think this is perfect to use after working out at the gym. Helping soothe your muscles and recover quickly.

If you haven’t already, grab some L’Occitane Homme Shower Body Wash. You won’t regret it!

Rugged & Dapper Dual-Purpose Body Wash and Shampoo for Men

Our Take

Need a versatile body wash that’s suitable for your body and hair? Think Rugged & Dapper. This body wash is primarily natural with very few artificial ingredients, it’s sure to give your body and hair the love and care it needs.

Rugged & Dapper contains orange peel, rosehip, and tea tree oils.  This gives it a pleasant manly scent that makes you smell good all day long.

What’s more? Rugged & Dapper doesn’t contain artificial perfumes or fragrances, is vegan-friendly, paraben-free, and cruelty-free. It can rid you of nasty odors in an ethically responsible way.

Although a relatively new brand, Rugged & Dapper is an excellent, versatile choice for daily use.

Cremo All Season Bourbon & Oak

Our Take

If you’re looking for a unique smelling body wash that genuinely lasts all day, you need to look for something with an exclusive list of ingredients.  Thankfully, that’s easy with Cremo All Season Bourbon & Oak. This brand uses scent experts to creatively blend ingredients from all four corners of the globe to come up with something fascinating.

And this body wash just screams high-quality! With the user in mind, these experts pulled together a magical body wash that works wonders. It not only washes off dirt but also has layers of fragrances that unfold while you shower.

And as you step out of your bathroom, you leave empowered, bold, and confident. This body wash gives you a dumbfounding blend of fragrances that complement, not overshadow, your other scents.

Old Spice Hydro Pure Sport Plus

Our Take

Have you been looking for a body wash that will make you stand out from the crowd? Look no further! Old Spice Hydro body wash will envelop you in a one-of-a-kind fragrance that will finally get you that promotion you’ve been hoping for.

Old Spice is a stalwart on the men’s body care scene, and this body wash is phenomenal. A solid performer, it does the job of getting you clean exceptionally well.

Old Spice Hydro is a godsend for men with dry skin. Apart from making you squeaky clean, it helps add much-needed moisture to your skin. Old Spice Hydro enables you to go about your day feeling clean, fresh and rejuvenated.

Unlike other options on this list, Old Spice Hydro is strictly a body wash, so avoid using it on your hair. While its true a 2-in-1 option can be convenient, you can’t beat a product explicitly designed for use on your skin.

As the name implies, this body wash brings the nostalgia and irresistible feeling of old spice scents to life. If you enjoy the feel of a cool and refreshing evening shower, grab a bottle of Old Spice Hydro. It will soothe and calm your skin.

Billy Jealousy Devil's Delight Black Pepper/Sandalwood

Our Take

Now, if the name doesn’t appeal to you, maybe the blend of high-quality ingredients and divine scent will. This fantastic body wash contains coconut oil, glycerin, and shea butter to launch a full-on assault on your dry skin.

One thing these ingredients have in common is they provide moisture. So, get ready to say goodbye to dry and rough and embrace supple, smooth after using this incredible body wash.

And if you’re wondering what the black pepper and sandalwood ingredients are for? They give you a long-lasting, enticing, manly, and fresh smell, which is perfect to use after the gym.

What about the other ingredients? Have no fear. This wash is vegan and animal cruelty-free, which makes it a fantastic ethical choice for your bathroom shelf.

Ahava Men's Mineral Shower Gel

Our Take

Do you want to rejuvenate your skin with the wonders of the dead sea? Try this shower gel. It contains dead sea minerals, skin-smoothening conditioners, and Aloe Vera extract, working together to leave your skin feeling fresh, clean, and rejuvenated.

And if you’re conscious about what you put on your skin, this body wash is paraben-free, vegan, and all-natural. Ahava Men’s Mineral Shower Gel is the product you need.

Ahava Men’s Mineral Shower Gel has this irresistible scent that makes you smell good all day long! It’s perfect for a shower after lifting weights or simply after a busy day to help you feel great before bed. Still in doubt? Just try it out. Your skin will thank you.

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