• Antiperspirant Spray

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    1. vontrie's Avatar
      vontrie -
      has anyone ever tried this?
    1. frugalisfun's Avatar
      frugalisfun -
      i made this recipe and like it. works great, my personal summer's have put it to the test. i am anxious to decide on the odor portion, as yet no problem.
    1. exclusivelydi's Avatar
      exclusivelydi -
      i wonder if there is something besides vodka that would be effective?
    1. sheilaw814's Avatar
      sheilaw814 -
      i would think plain alcohol would be okay. the deodorant recipe calls for that. worth a try i suppose.
    1. mjv2005's Avatar
      mjv2005 -
      Does it burn your skin?
    1. Tcreighton's Avatar
      Tcreighton -
      interesting! i have been looking for this. my grandma used alum for gum sores or tooth ache .
    1. bnlady79's Avatar
      bnlady79 -
      alum powder is the precise chemical you're supposed to be avoiding! there is a great deal of evidence that it causes breast cancer when applied to the armpit. i was so excited to see this post, thinking that it was a healthy, natural option.
    1. Tellyalater's Avatar
      Tellyalater -
      I just use plain rubbing alcohol applied with an eyedropper and rubbed around with my hands. It works as well for me as anything else, and when it starts to fail all I smell is sweat instead of a smell that I find worse, which is the sweat-combined-with-perfume smell caused by deoderants.
    1. kagugl12's Avatar
      kagugl12 -
      Alum Health Concerns

      All forms of alum can cause irritation of the skin and mucous membranes. Breathing alum can cause lung damage. Aluminum also may attack lung tissue.

      . However, the primary concern with alum is longterm exposure to low levels of the chemical. Aluminum, from your diet or healthcare product, can cause degeneration of nervous system tissue.

      It is possible exposure to aluminum could lead to an increased risk of certain cancers, brain plaques or Alzheimer's Disease.
    1. AngryLioness's Avatar
      AngryLioness -
      Quote Originally Posted by kagugl12 View Post
      Alum Health Concerns

      All forms of alum can cause irritation of the skin and mucous membranes. Breathing alum can cause lung damage. Aluminum also may attack lung tissue.

      . However, the primary concern with alum is longterm exposure to low levels of the chemical. Aluminum, from your diet or healthcare product, can cause degeneration of nervous system tissue.

      It is possible exposure to aluminum could lead to an increased risk of certain cancers, brain plaques or Alzheimer's Disease.
      this reminds me of the dangers of dihydrogen monoxide as well! most of these deaths are caused by accidental inhalation of dhmo, but the dangers of dihydrogen monoxide do not end there. prolonged exposure to its solid form causes severe tissue damage.

      symptoms of dhmo ingestion can include excessive sweating and urination, and possibly a bloated feeling, nausea, vomiting and body electrolyte imbalance. exposure to the lungs creates severe lung damage and then subsequent death.
      for those who have become dependent, dhmo withdrawal means certain death. quantities of dihydrogen monoxide have been found in almost every stream, lake, and reservoir in america today.

      but the pollution is global, and the contaminant has even been found in antarctic ice. in the midwest alone dhmo has caused millions of dollars of property damage.

      by the way, although 100% Fact- This is a facetious post... Dihydrogen Monoxide is water.

      my point is, anything can be made to look "bad" by how you approach it. alum is considered safe to use in food and in cosmetics, people need to stop spreading fear.
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