None of us want to smell bad when we are outside of our house, so choosing the best deodorant is going to be a crucial choice to ensure we feel confident and clean. Coveteur has compiled some of the best myth-busting facts surrounding a more natural beauty regiment, specifically when it comes to deodorant. If you have sensitive skin, are worried about toxic components and wonder about how long it takes to get those toxins out of your body, feel free to check out this recap and see if natural deodorant persuades you to switch!
Also a good read: Why it’s Time to Swap for a Natural Deodorant!
- Regular, aluminum-based deodorant is not as dangerous for you as natural deodorant advertisers claim. Chemicals in regular antiperspirants plug your sweat glands by acting as a glue or cork.
- Natural deodorants are non-toxic and use essential oils and fragrances. Traditional deodorants do not cause breast cancer or Alzheimer’s.
- Natural deodorants are not as good as traditional deodorants at fighting odor or sweat but may be worth it if you value organic products. They may not be suitable for sensitive skin.
“after you switch to natural deodorant, you may have one or two days of more odor than if you were using regular deodorant, but your sweat will essentially be the same.”