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Deodorant For Musty Smelling Armpit
Underarm smell: Odor from underarms is mostly due to bacteria on the skin and in the follicles. Using a antibacterial soap, strong antiperspirant and topical antibiotics such as Erythromycin or Clindamycin lotions may help. Botox injected into underarms will reduce swetting and may help as well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Contact dermatitis: You either have an irritant or allergic contact dermatitis--a reaction to something your skin is coming in contact with. Most common agents are either fragrances or preservatives in topical products. Start with fragrance-free or unscented antiperspirants. You can add otc 1% cortisone cream to reduce irritation. If not better, see your local dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a weIrd smel comIng from my armpIts. I showered, use soap and deodorant. I aIso have paIn in lower left stomache.
Annoying: Body odor can change with your diet intake - such as large amounts of garlic or other spices. I have linked an article that may help you research your symptoms. http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/preventing-body-odor Lower left abd pain - always think constipation. Make sure having regular bowel movements, lots of water and fiber. If recent exercise may be mild abd muscle sprain. ...Read more
I have tried every deodorant/antiperspirent you can name and yet at the end of the school day my armpits are soaked. Help!?
Rx or botox..: There are prescription preparations available for this condition, known as hyperhidrosis. If that doesn't work, many dermatologists are now doing local treatment with Botox to decrease sweat gland production for people who with this problem unresponsive to other methods. Ask your doc about both options. ...Read more
What does it mean when your armpits have a odor even with deodorant on? How can I get rid of the odor or prevent it from getting an odor?
My armpits itch only when I am in the shower.could it be from Gillette deodorant ? Any home remedies for itch?tried speed stick but smell in 12 hours
Deodorant and: soap can both cause itching. Antipersperant even more likely do do so. Do you eat things w/strong odors such as garlic and onions? Do you take a greens powder mix? All of the above can cause odor. Gold Bond powder can be useful. Please see doc to make sure it is nothing else. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have what look like a clump of built up deodorant in my left armpit I don't know if I should squeeze it or not what could this be? Serious! Or no
Wash off: with plain soap and water and then see what is remaining. Should be ok with good cleaning. ...Read more