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Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™
6 varieties available

Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™

BY PLAYTEX #48 in Feminine Care

4.4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars61%
  • 4 Stars26%
  • 3 Stars8%
  • 2 Stars3%
  • 1 Star2%
4.41 / 5 based on 1,309 Reviews

Product Description

Play without Limits. Introducing NEW Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™ with Odor Shield™ technology. It’s designed to neutralize odors for ultimate freshness on and off the field. Combined with a 360o® design for Sport Level Protection®, you can go the distance. Play On®.

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  • Was anyone else nervous to use these because they were scented? 25 Answers
  • is this good to use?2 Answers
  • Any tips for beginners using Tampons using this product? 4 Answers
Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™
Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™
Reviews (1309)
Q&A (38)
Media (31)
  • "They are very comfortable which isa great because I'm an active person, also its great to test them out because they are not that cheap" in 56 reviews
  • "I do not use tampons often, but I still tried these out and while they worked well with little leaking, I can't give them more than a D. I don't trust scented tampons and feel that they are not good for women and no one should really ever use these." in 42 reviews
  • "i received this product complimentary from influenster go voxbox it is perfect for active people that need the extra absorbency." in 33 reviews
  • "I don't use these but I let a friend have them, I think they would be a great product if they weren't slightly scented that's a No No especially for sensitive skin " in 18 reviews
  • "I'm really picky when it comes to trying new tampons but I like the fact that these have an odor shield and that you can't really feel it when you're doing anything." in 17 reviews
Olga T.
89 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
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I have tried many different types of tampons and this is the only one that seems to stay in place and not let so much leakage through. I can buy anywhere it is convenient because they are at every single store. They are not expensive and they are even better price for the coupon or are on sale. They don’t make you smell and the braided line it really does help with excess leaking.
Heaven B.
Danville, VA
66 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 2
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I received these tampons a few years ago in my Spring Fling Voxbox and was unsure of how Influenster worked so I never reviewed these. I LOVE these tampons. They are by far the best. I never leak and they don't hurt. I used these before I had received them and I still use them today. Best tampon ever. So comfortable. Highly recommend.
Lissette J.
Tracy, CA
106 reviews
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I received these a long time ago as part of a voxbox and then received another box in the mail as a prize. They have been one of my favorite brands ever since trying them out. They are super affordable and work great. I love the packaging and definitely recommend to others 
Aries K.
Top Of The World
37 reviews
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I absolutely love Playtex they are one of the best, longest lasting tampons I have ever used and infact I still use them for my periods. I would definitely recommend them to other girls and women especially if you are out and about a lot 
Val V.
297 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 2
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This is the only tampon I use. The plastic applicator is great. The value is great. Protection is amazing. They make R, S, S+. I don’t have to use anything more than super. The protection is literally amazing.
Mary Katherine P.
State Univ, AR
275 reviews
The only tampons I have used for almost 5 years now! I've never had an accident or leak. They absorb everything and are very comfortable. I never even realize I have it in when I'm wearing these. I have never had a problem with these and I recommend them to every woman! And you can get them anywhere. 
Katelynn S.
Punxsutawney , PA
282 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
These are okay, but I often got leaks while using these tampons. I'm not sure what the problem is, but every time I wear these for a physical activity, they leak. If I use one for a normal, only moderately active day, then i have no leaks. I'm not sure if it's just a me problem or what. 
Bonnie L.
804 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 3
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These are great to use! Easy to use and does exactly what it they claim. I will not use any other brand. You can find them at stores like walmart, target, cvs and are usually affordable. Overall, great product.
Kim D.
66 reviews
Started using these as a cross country runner in high school! I've tried most of the "active" labeled tampons and Playtex® Sport® Fresh Balance™ are hands down the winner! Going on ten years strong! 💪
Brooke H.
Dickinson, ND
86 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
These are my favorite tampons. They are extremely comfortable. If it weren't for the string, I couldn't feel that it was there at all. I have free mobility with these and i really appreciate that. This next part may be tmi but i think it's important. The applicator/container or whatever you want to call it is great. I think we have all had some type of experience (hopefully not every month) of those god awful cardboard contraptions but these are nice rounded, smooth plastic applicators. I have a fairly light period so i may not be the most reliable source as far as leaking but i haven't had any problems with leaking. sometimes it will soak into the string a little bit but that's only if i wear it all day, and even then, it doesn't get on my undies. I'm not really sure if the "light scent" does anything but i like that it doesn't smell medical or chemically like some tampons. i also appreciate that these come in a variety of sizes in boxes so i can get a box with just enough for one period or i can get one that will last me several months. I would definitely recommend these and they will continue to be the only tampons i buy.
Britany R.
Sault S Marie, MI
52 reviews
Would you repurchase these?
Melissa R.
Erie, PA
54 reviews
How many people look for the coupons in the newspapers to stock up on Playtex? I do, if its a good coupon I tend to buy mulitple papers.
Tara D.
78 reviews
Does this prevent leakage while active as it claims to do
Boharty A.
21 reviews
Advice for people who have no used tampons before please.
Miranda F.
Lorain, OH
105 reviews
Do these actually last a little while? And do they hurt cuz some I've found are very uncomfortable

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