I Don't Use Deodorant

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    Sometimes I Go Without

    I don't have any "issues" about wearing deodorant or anti-perspirant, they just don't work well for me. So I have recently stopped using them. Not all together--just once in awhile. When I'm home alone, it doesn't matter, I can always freshen up. Out in public is another...
    not2smelly not2smelly
    1 Response Oct 30, 2012


    You would never catch me not wearing deodorant.  If I do not wear any, or if I do not brush my teeth (which will never happen), there's no way, I'm coming out of my house.  These two things are necessity for me.
    Whateverrrrr Whateverrrrr
    36-40, F
    Feb 26, 2011

    If I needed it, I'd definitely use it.

    My underarms don't smell at all, not even if I sweat. I heard that the gene that causes this is the same one that causes dry earwax instead of wet, and I happen to have dry earwax.
    PinksTheNewBlack PinksTheNewBlack
    18-21, F
    Jul 1, 2015

    I Do Use Deodorant, But It Doesn't Count.

    I use a product called Mineral salts deodorant stones. It is just a salt that they dig out of the ground and you wet the stone and rub it under your arms where it leaves a thin film of the salts. When your sweat first leaves your body it is odorless and sterile. When your sweat...
    greenlover1 greenlover1
    Mar 15, 2010
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