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It’s going to sound weird to be excited about shoe fresheners, so we might as well get it out of the way right now—these Smell Well pouches are amazing!
My running shoes get replaced so often they don’t really get stinky, so I wasn’t sure how I was going to test these Smell Well packets until one of my fellow BibRave crew mentioned using them with other gear. Aha! Low and behold, I had a running belt sitting around that was still a little funky even after a wash (gotta love summer running), so I figured it couldn't hurt to try…
I just set the belt on top of the Smell Well pouches for day or so, and viola! back to new. I still don’t understand exactly how these freshening pouches work, but that’s ok—a little magic is just fine once in awhile. :-) And seriously, once you figure out how well these things work, you could buy them by the case to have a pair handy for everything: