If you’re transitioning to a natural deodorant or just sweating more than usual, your underarms may need some extra help to stay fresh.
That’s where this Purifying Armpit Mask comes in.
With just three simple, natural ingredients, you can make your own armpit mask to help reduce the bacteria that cause unpleasant odors, soothe and balance the skin, and promote a healthier underarm environment.
Apple Cider Vinegar – 1 tablespoon
Balances bacteria levels, reduce odor-causing bacteria, and soothes skin irritations.
Bentonite Clay- 1 tablespoon
Purifies skin draws out impurities and buildup and absorbs excess moisture and oils.
Water – 2 teaspoon
Mix the ingredients in a bowl until it forms a paste.
Using clean fingers, apply the mixture onto the underarm area.
Leave on for 10 minutes.
Rinse well with warm water.
It is recommended that you do a patch test on your arm to ensure your skin reacts well to the mixture. Use this armpit mask 1-2 times a week during your deodorant transition period, or as needed.
To keep your underarms feeling and smelling fresh during the day, opt for a natural deodorant that uses plant-based ingredients to nourish the skin while keeping odors at bay. If you have sensitive skin, a baking soda-free natural deodorant may help minimize skin irritations.