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Underarm soreness due to excess use of deodorant

i use a lot of deodorant. i have a fear of stinking of BO so i use it alot but i have a red rash under my armpit or wherever i use the deodorant and when i do use it, it burns really bad like almost makes me wanna cry. ive tried many different kinds of deodorant and i sometimes use lotion under my arms at night but it doesn t work. what can i do to stop this?
Mon, 16 May 2011
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Dermatologist 's  Response
hi
u have very sensitive skin n u must stop using deo.
alternate r there.
u can apply powder also .
some antiperspirant r there for sensitive skin.
if rash persist ,u should consult dermatologist
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