Posts tagged "deodorant"

Beauty Test Drive: Schmidt’s Natural Deodorant

I have probably asked every person I know “Do I smell?” or “Want to smell my armpits?” this week. For this week’s Beauty Test Drive, I’ve been taking whiffs of…

Sophie Leon | May 28, 2014 - 3:00 pm

New Jersey Does Not Appreciate Dove’s “Armpit Of America” Deodorant Ad

Who knew New Jersey-ians were so touchy? Dove has apologized for a prospective billboard for their new NutritionMoisture deodorant that ruffled feathers (er, clanged gold chains?) in the Garden State.

Jessica Wakeman | March 3, 2014 - 3:30 pm

An All-Natural Deodorant That Actually Does What It Claims (Really!)

There’s been a lot of talk in the past few years about chemicals in deodorant and their potential cancer-causing properties. I can’t speak to that because I’m not a scientist…

Rachel Krause | February 15, 2013 - 11:40 am

Beauty Test Drive: Kiehl’s Superbly Efficient Anti-Perspirant & Deodorant Cream

Let’s begin with a disclaimer: this is less of a Beauty Test Drive and more of a Beauty Necessity for me, but I want to share it. This Kiehl’s deodorant…

Rachel Krause | March 31, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Would You … Make Your Own Deodorant?

Surfing the internet yesterday I came across a recipe for DIY deodorant. I’ve read the scary studies linking aluminum in conventional deodorants to increased risk of breast cancer and Alzheimer’s,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 2, 2011 - 10:40 am

Why I Swear By Aerosol Deodorant

Confession time: I have officially become a sweater. Not a soft chenille one that you wear on a cold day — quite the opposite, actually. This summer, I have become…

Kamilah Black | August 10, 2011 - 4:00 pm

Smells Like Teen Spirit

Raise your hand if your armpits used to smell like Teen Spirit! My scent was Romantic Rose. As a grown woman, I am wondering how they specifically made deodorant just…

Ami Angelowicz | April 10, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Raise Your Hand If Your Armpits Are Attractive

It’s not enough for our armpits to smell lovely, now they must also look lovely? Sadly, data says that 93 percent of women think they’re armpits are fugs. Preying…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 31, 2011 - 2:20 pm

All-Natural Pit Stick

Some scientists believe there’s a link between breast cancer and aluminum — which is one of the main ingredients in most antiperspirants. Enter Duross & Langel’s line of all-natural, aluminum-free…

Carrie Morrissey | October 22, 2010 - 1:50 pm

Coconut Oil As A Deodorant?

While there’s no proof that antiperspirant causes cancer, there’s enough hype over the suggestion that it’s legit to be concerned about the health issues associated with deodorant. For those looking…

Leonora Epstein | April 23, 2010 - 11:20 am

Deodorettes: Too Cute Or Too Cool For School?

Fancy carrying around deodorant perfectly sized for your pocket? Then get a load of Deodorettes, adorable mini-tubes of sweat protection.

We’re just wondering if products like this are…

Leonora Epstein | March 22, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Style 911: How Can I Get Rid Of (And Prevent!) Deodorant Stains?

“It never fails: I’m rushing to get ready and get out the door in the morning and I end up getting deodorant stains all over my shirt or dress. Do…

The Frisky | December 18, 2009 - 8:58 pm

Aspray Fights Odors In Special Places

I hadn’t realized this, but there’s a market for people who want to Febreze their intimate areas instead of showering with soap. Aspray promises to fight odors in…

Annika Harris | July 28, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Beauty Test Drive: SweatBlock

How sweet would it be to never have sweat stains on the pits of your silk tops and summer dresses? Forget antiperspirant, and instead try on Sweat Block, liquid soaked…

Leonora Epstein | July 6, 2009 - 12:40 pm

Scented Clothes, For People Who Forget To Put On Perfume (Or Deodorant)

My problem with wearing perfume may have been solved by scientists! Researchers in Portugal have developed a way to insert microcapsules into fabrics. While scent microcapsules are usually made from…

Catherine Strawn | July 1, 2008 - 2:30 pm