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How to Eliminate Underarm Odor

If you have underarm odor that won't go away no matter how much your scrub, it could mean you have bromhidrosis. What causes this condition, and what can you do to treat it?

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  • 10 Conditions That Make People Sweat Too Much

    10 Conditions That Make People Sweat Too Much

    You expect to sweat when you're doing boot camp or when it's hotter than blazes, but what if you're dripping and neither of those things are happening? See more »

  • 10 Sources of Body Odor That Aren't Just Sweat

    10 Sources of Body Odor That Aren't Just Sweat

    While body odor is most often caused by sweating, there are a whole mess of other things that can make you smell. You can reek of rotten fish or warm baked bread. Either way, those odors are a sign of something amiss. See more »

  • 5 Fast Facts About Underarm Rashes

    5 Fast Facts About Underarm Rashes

    An armpit is a dark, moist place that's a perfect breeding ground for bacteria and other microbes. When those microbes and your deodorant team up to work against you, the result is a rash. See more »

  • 5 Things in Your Sweat That Make You Stink

    5 Things in Your Sweat That Make You Stink

    When the moisture on your skin evaporates, you may be as cool as cucumber and as odoriferous as an old sneaker. What's behind B.O.? See more »

  • Do certain fabrics make body odor worse?

    Do certain fabrics make body odor worse?

    Yuck! If your workout clothes smell stinky, it might not just be because you're sweating. It can also have to do with what kind of material you are wearing. Surprisingly, natural does not always mean "breathable." See more »

  • Do you need a prescription antiperspirant?

    Do you need a prescription antiperspirant?

    In our modern times, people expect results fast. You might want your doctor to prescribe a heavy-duty antiperspirant to stop your excessive sweating, but could kicking your coffee and nacho addictions solve the problem? See more »

  • Excessive Underarm Sweating

    Excessive Underarm Sweating

    You've probably heard the phrase, "Don't sweat it." But the truth is that everyone does. In fact, sweating is something your body needs to do -- you need to perspire so that you don't overheat. See more »

  • Fact or Fiction: Underarm Odor

    Fact or Fiction: Underarm Odor

    We've all been there, and it's never pleasant. A hot day, a stressful situation -- and suddenly you realize you have some major B.O. What makes your underarms stink, and what can you do about it? See more »

  • How to Eliminate Underarm Odor

    How to Eliminate Underarm Odor

    If you have underarm odor that won't go away no matter how much your scrub, it could mean you have bromhidrosis. What causes this condition, and what can you do to treat it? See more »

  • How to Prepare Underarms for Shaving

    How to Prepare Underarms for Shaving

    For many people, shaving the underarms tends to result in redness, itchy bumps and painful cuts. Can taking a little extra care help you have a smooth, pain-free shave? See more »

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