Naomi Watts stopped wearing perfume every day because she became “smell sensitive”.
The ‘The Watcher’ star, who went through menopause at age 36, created her beauty brand Stripes to meet the needs of menopausal women, making her a favorite with body oils that can impart a ‘subtle’ scent. One of the products of
When asked what her favorite product in the series was, she told HarpersBazaar.com: Just holy.
“Interestingly, menopause can make you more sensitive to smells, and things you used to love can suddenly become unbearable. The smell is subtle, but it’s enough.
“I tend not to wear perfume much except when I’m out and about. I don’t want to wear perfume every day, like many times in my life, so the body oil gives me a nice little scent.”
The 54-year-old actress loves body oils, but her “best favorite” is serum.
she said: It not only strengthens the skin barrier but also creates deep hydration at the cellular level.
Naomi partnered with Amyris for the new series and quickly knew they were the right company to collaborate with.
she said: I wanted to work in a lab that used only clean raw materials.
“I knew they were creating formulas for other brands, but I didn’t know they were creating brands from scratch, so I basically did Cold Reach.
“They were definitely a company that believed in being clean and sustainable and had the right alignment and great resources on all fronts. We talked about the vision, and purpose of the brand, and they quickly seized upon it.
“I would say it happened pretty quickly, but it’s been almost two years and 18 months since that call.”