This Best-Selling Drugstore Body Wash Makes Your Skin Feel SO Soft--& It's Only $5!

June 18, 2019 by Emily Belfiore
shefinds | beauty

As someone with very sensitive skin, finding a body wash that is non-irritating but still offers an appealing scent is not always an easy feat. This is especially the case when I’m shopping in the drugstore, which is where I usually find my shower essentials. My go-to body wash is usually CeraVe’s Fragrance-Free Ultra Gentle Body Wash, but I decided to switch things up after reading about the moisturizing and nourishing benefits of Olay’s Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Manuka Honey Body Wash.


TRY IT: Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Manuka Honey Body Wash ($5.49)

The deeply-conditioning formula wraps skin in a luxurious, rich lather and delivers a dose of softening and hydrating goodness thanks to ingredients like shea butter. Its moisturizing formula didn't feel like it was stripping my skin and left it feeling oh-so-smooth in and out of the shower without any redness, itchiness, or irritation. 

I was pleasantly surprised by the Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Manuka Honey Body Wash's thick consistency, which felt more whipped compared to traditional drugstore gel formulas. Its scent was also surprising in the best way possible; it has the decadent scent of Manuka honey and smells like something that would be used in a lavish spa.

I'm not the only one that's loving this body wash. It has a perfect 5-star rating at retailers like Target and has quite the reputation among shoppers. 

Promising Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Manuka Honey Body Wash Reviews: 

"Love this body wash, smells great and feels wonderful on my skin. I would recommend it to everyone." - Aleli 

"This body wash smells heavenly. It leaves my skin feeling so soft even after I have dried off, I have has several in the past that feel good in the shower and leave my skin feeling tight when I am dried off. Loved the formula for my skin." - hyde522

"I had never used this Olay body wash before and was not familiar with the Manuka Honey line, so I was excited to try it. I was certainly not disappointed! It is thick, rich and creamy and lathers wonderfully, so a little goes a long way, which is great so you don't run out quickly." - Mermaid10

Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Lavender Oil Body Wash ($5.49)

Not a fan of honey-scented products? The body wash is available in three additional scents and are formulated with shea butter to soften and moisturize the skin. Next on my list to try is the Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Lavender Oil Body Wash, which smells like calming lavender.

Keep scrolling to see which other scents there are to try: 

Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Blue Lotus Body Wash ($5.49)


Olay Moisture Ribbons Plus Shea + Peony Blossom Body Wash ($5.49) 

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Associate Editor

Emily Belfiore is a former associate editor of SheFinds. She wrote beauty, weight loss, wellness and celebrity stories for the site. She is a pop culture enthusiast.

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