Bamboo fibre is antibacterial and anti-fungal, which can reduce the risk of developing really fun vaginal infections.
Plus, it doesn’t wrinkle or get static, it’s hypoallergenic, and fights bad bacteria that causes odour. It also has thermoregulating properties, meaning it keeps your butt warm in winter and sweat-free in summer.
But do bamboo undies actually do what they promise, and are they comfy to wear? I wore bamboo undies for a week to find out.
I even put them to the ultimate test and went to a hot yoga session (this was before our current self-isolation times) – the perfect combination of sweat, lots of movement and risk of wedgies.
What does bamboo underwear feel like?
For everyday use, they were really light and breathable whether I wore jeans or leggings out and about (before the current social distancing and isolation measures, of course), or stayed home in my trackie…