Usually, one of the products that women have on the shelf of cosmetics is a deodorant. This, however, is a convenient modern invention that helps to avoid the unpleasant odor of sweat. But not all of you know that they all are not equal, even more, deodorants can be described as “good ” and ‘bad’.
As good deodorants, we can call those containing antibacterial substances which prevent the skin from bacteria, which in the contact with sweat creates an unpleasant odor. At the same time, it does not interfere with the conduct of deodorant body’s natural perspiration process. It only provides a feeling of freshness.
Which Are The Bad Deodorants?
In contrast, with the “bad” antiperspirants – deodorants the shelves of stores are full. They not only prevents bad aroma but also blocks the pores, not allowing us to perspire. Sweat glands out of the body temperature control, which the antiperspirant they hinder. It happens sometimes that antiperspirants, blocking pores, causing Hidradenitis or sweat gland inflammation. There is an opinion that the main active ingredient, which in the most cases is aluminum hydrochloride, blocking the sweat glands, even increases Alzheimer’s disease, breast cancer and the risk of allergic reactions. Pretty scary, right?
So when you next time purchase a deodorant, make sure that it really is just a deodorant instead of antiperspirant. In a good, natural deodorant odor protects just as well as a harmful antiperspirant. Read carefully what is written on your favorite antiperspirant agent. If it is an antiperspirant, better interrupt and instead choose a natural deodorant.