Deoderant is usually one of the last things people replace when they’re trying to get healthy, because it’s pretty well known that the natural alternatives don’t work too well, and deodorant seems fairly harmless.
But deodorant, antiperspirant and your armpits are playing a much bigger role in you’re health than you ever knew.
One of the worst offending personal care products is antipersperant, because it blocks and interferes with the body’s detoxification process AND introduces nasty chemicals at the same time. It’s a double whammy.
They block the body’s natural process of sweating. Yes, it might be a little uncomfortable and embarrassing to sweat (when did the human body become so disgusting in our minds?), but the health ramifications of not sweating are serious. Read the rest of this post »