Recently, the FDA released information regarding the chemicals found in many antibacterial soaps. Matt’s Best Defense, Jr. contains none of these ingredients. Matt’s Best Defense, Jr. is an all-natural product that is gentle on the skin. For more information about the FDA recommendations, click here.
Matt's Best Defense, Jr. is a proprietary synergy of essential oils with anti-fungal, anti-viral, anti-microbial and antibacterial properties.* The same powerhouse body wash as Matt's Best Defense for use after the gym, only formulated for kids 7 & up and those with sensitive skin, still cleansing skin of everything you've taken off the mat and more.
Carefully formulated by an aromatherapist to maximize effectiveness and minimize your body developing intolerances, each of the four oils in Matt’s Best Defense were specifically blended because of their own inherent benefits.
Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia): antibacterial and antimicrobial (https://microbewiki.kenyon.edu/index.php/Tea_Tree_Oil_)
Frankincense (Boswellia carterii): antibacterial, antifungal, anti-spasmodic
Patchouli (Pogostemom cablin): antimicrobial, analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial (http://globalresearchonline.net/journalcontents/v21-2/02.pdf; http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=24250637)
Sandalwood (Santalum spicatum): anti-fungal, anti-viral, antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic (Aromatherapy Science: A Guide for Health Care Professionals)
This blend is infused in organic castile soap to provide a body wash that is gentle enough for the most sensitive skin. The gentle lather traps dirt without unnecessary foaming agents found in many soaps.
Additionally, the oils’ anti-inflammatory, anti-spasmodic, and analgesic properties provide relaxation and calming to tired muscles. The gentle scent leaves you feeling wonderful, too.