I had used the same brand of deodorant for nearly ten years when it started to give me problems. It started with a bunch of red dots around my underarms, and that quickly turned into a very painful rash. I made an appointment with a dermatologist, and she explained that I would need to start using a deodorant for sensative skin. I told her that I had used the same deodorant for many years, so I was wondering if it could be something else other than I was using the wrong deodorant.

She showed me the signs of a skin irritation, and I figured she was right since she did go to school to learn these kinds of things. I was happy in one way that it was not anything serious, but I was also disappointed because I did not want to change my deodorant to something that might not be as effective. ...continue reading