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Have body odor, sweating under armpits. What deodorant should I use?

Hi , Im a girl and Im having a problem with body odors . I sweat a lot under my armpits and mostly every deodorant I ve tried made me smell bad and didnt reduce much sweating . I ve tried Suave shower fresh , Suave ever lasting sunshine , secret powder fresh , Suave sweet pea and violet and arm & hammer unscented and they all make me stink . What deodorant should I use to stop this ? I also shower daily , sometimes twice a day . What deodorant should I use ?
Asked On : Mon, 10 Dec 2012
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
This is absolutely unavoidable status of the body.Due to Bacterial growth caused for body odor and excessive sweating.
1.Take bath two-times a day according to the climate,
2.Apply Neem oil contant soap for bath
3.Use hair remover in the armpits.
4.Wear loose air-free dresses.
5.Avoid fat contant rich foods and drinks.
6.Apply sandol wood powder mixed with rose essnce {ATHTHAR}
Strictly follow the advice and get relief.
Answered: Tue, 11 Dec 2012
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta's  Response
This is definitely a unpleasant situation but can be managed naturally.
It is the bacterial growth in sweat which results in the odor.Do the following
Shower with warm water daily which will kill bacteria in armpits
In summers take shower twice daily.
Use a anti bacterial soap to clean armpit
Wear cotton clothes
Avoid eating garlic and red meat
Regularly shave your arm pit area
Use any deodorant in day time
Use anti perspirant containing aluminium chloride n the night time and wash in the morning.
You shall be all right soon.
Answered: Mon, 10 Dec 2012
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