I Don't Use Deodorant

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 43 People

    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
    16-17, 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


    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

    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
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