S.W. Basics Original Cream

2 oz tube | $7.75/fl oz
Advertised Price: $19.99
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Why You’ll Love It

Dry, thirsty skin? Meet your savior. A water base can dry out your skin, but this extremely rich cream uses wild-harvested, organic shea butter from a Fair Trade women's cooperative in Ghana. Ultra-hydrating organic extra-virgin coconut and olive oil absorbs deeply into skin and stays put. Works well for body and face.

SKU: 856794005451

About This Brand

S.W. Basics

Our whole thing is that fewer ingredients means gentler skincare. And the simpler your routine the better. Our products are effective, easy to use, and made for everyone. Most companies say “all natural” when they really mean “not-at-all natural.” We only use truly natural ingredients that are certified organic, fair trade, or sourced from family farms. The beauty industry desperately needs a...
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Fair trade shea butter, organic coconut oil, organic olive oil.

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12 Members have left reviews!

Thick cream

Posted   by Chris from DUBUQUE, Iowa
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Lo e how thick it is. Little goes a long way
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It is ok

Posted   by Alla from Dallas, Oregon
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Cream is great, but so hard to squeeze it out of tube. I think the package is the downside of this cream. And it is slightly greasy afterwards, but upside it will hydrate your skin well.
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The best for dry skin

Posted   by Mary-Beth from CHARLOTTE, North Carolina
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This is the absolute best for my dry, scaly hands! I put it on at night before bed and my hands are so much better in the morning. If I have extra time after a shower, I like to use this as my all-over moisturizer. It takes a little more time to soak in.
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Ultra Moisturizing

Posted   by Kelli from Evansville, Wyoming
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Very thick so a little goes a long way. I’ve been using this on my face every night in the winter and have noticed an improvement in my skin. It’s very healing and moisturizing.
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Too oily and Heavy for me

Posted   by Marilyn
Too oily & heavy for me
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Good formula

Posted   by Samantha from REDLANDS, California
I was so excited when Thrive started to carry S.W. Basics! I've been using them for just over three years and used to love this Cream and it became my staple facial cream up until they changed the packaging. The formula is super nourishing and heavy duty if you don't mind dewy skin. I would even use it under makeup. If they bring back the glass jar I would repurchase but I've purchased the tube multiple times but I don't like it for multiple reasons. I appreciate S.W. trying to make it more travel friendly but it just becomes a greasy mess to carry around and the tube eventually starts to crack. It's worth trying if you're looking for something super nourishing and don't mind finicky packaging.
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It was okay

Posted   by Eva from LOS ANGELES, California
It was okay, I liked how exfoliated my skin, but the smell wasn't so great and it made my skin feel like I slapped butter all over it, not in a good way.
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wonderfully thick moisturizer

Posted   by Betsy from COLUMBUS, Ohio
We love this cream! My teenage daughter and I both use it on our faces and hands and any where in between. Even my younger son uses it to calm his dry wintery skin.
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s w basics

Posted   by KATE from NANTUCKET, Massachusetts
this stuff is almost impossible to squeeze out of the tube...practically had to step on it. And it smells AWFUL. Thought I would use it on my feet because of the smell, but even that isn't pleasant
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Posted   by Anonymous
I m ow this has all natural and pure ingredients but it was a little too greasy for me.
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