antiperspirant


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an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration

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NEW YORK -- No man wants to reek of B.O., especially in the workplace, and as men become more focused on their personal care the increasing demand for antiperspirants and for male grooming products is fueling the growth of this market.
Try a stronger antiperspirant; some are formulated for those suffering from extreme, clinical sweating--a condition called hyperhidrosis.
"Many insurance companies consider treatment of hyperhidrosis with iontophoresis or botulinum toxin medically necessary when topical aluminum chloride or other extra-strength antiperspirants are ineffective or result in irritation," he noted.
When it comes to antiperspirants the important thing is how it smells and whether it lasts.
Women are exposed to aluminum in everything from cookware and baking powder to antiperspirants. Older women living in nursing homes with indoor air pollution caused by mold "also may experience more severe symptoms.
Dr Chris Flower pointed out 96 per cent of deodorants and antiperspirants used in the UK did not contain any parabens at all.
The incidence of foot blisters was 21% for the antiperspirant group and 48% for the placebo group.
Hidradenitis suppurativa, an infection of sweat glands caused in women who shave their armpits and use deodorants or antiperspirants. It can become chronic.
Diversification accelerated in 2010 with the introduction of the Soft Whisper by Power Stick brand, aimed at women, with antiperspirant sticks, body washes, shower gels and body sprays.
New in the La Fresh line are La Fresh Travel Lite Antiperspirant Wipes, Travel Lite Makeup Remover Wipes and Eco-Beauty Facial Cleansing Wipes.
According to a poll conducted by the maker of Certain Dri Antiperspirant, millions of Americans sweat more than they would like to and are embarrassed by excessive perspiration.
HER FAVE ANTIPERSPIRANT: Secret Christina partnered with Secret in the "Secret to Self-Esteem" Program by traveling to middle schools and teaching a one-hour program on ways to build healthy self-esteem through physical, emotional and mental strength.
A good antiperspirant is aluminium chloride hexahydrate, available from chemists.
9,662,285 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented an aerosol antiperspirant composition that is comprised of a propellant; an antiperspirant composition that includes one or more liquid materials comprising 70% to 100% by weight of the liquid materials, of non-volatile polydimethyl siloxane fluid; one or more liquid materials having a concentration from 40% to about 70% by weight of the antiperspirant composition; an antiperspirant active particulate; one or more non-antiperspirant active particulates that are substantially inert, selected from the group consisting of native starches, particulate fragrance materials, hydrophobically modified starches and combination thereof; and a silicone gum.
Deauville then took the brand, which was introduced by Faberge more than 35 years ago as a sports-oriented antiperspirant, and reintroduced it as a high-quality value alternative to the nationally advertised men's brands.