Coconut Oil As A Deodorant

Mostdeodorants on the market are made with toxin ingredients that are hazardous to our health. A common ingredient used in most antiperspirants is aluminum, which has been linked to breast cancer and has also been linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. Also, aluminium is added the purpose of this is to close the pores of the skin and prevent sweat production. Sweat is the bodies way to naturally rid itself of harmful bacteria, it is a healthy and necessary way to detox.

Coconut oil is a wonderful product to use as a base for deodorant because it kills fungi, yeast and bacteria.

Coconut oil based deodorant does not block the pores, or prevent the natural process of detoxing. It does not put chemicals either into this sensitive area of the body. It’ is an antioxidant, and the anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties cleanse and moisturise the area.

Source:

http://www.coconutmagic.com/recipes/coconut-body-care/143/coconut-oil-natural-deodorant.html

 

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