Childhood Diseases

Posted by: Ziyanda | 2011/02/07


Smelly armpitts

dear doc,yesterday I bouth my 9 yr old mitchum non alcoholic roll on.just wanted to find out if I did the right thing,she started having sweaty armpit at the age of 7 but now it has gotten worse hence I bought her the roll on.when it''s cold or winter there is no smell.

Expert's Reply



This is a sign of early puberty but as your daughter is already 9 years old there is no need for any concern. You are using the correct deoderant for her.

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Posted by: Purple | 2011/02/07

Also try getting her to shower morning and evening in summer rather than just once a day.

As one nears puberty, armpits do start to smell. I also use Mitchum, its a fantastic deoderant, the only one I''ve found that only needs to be applied once a day and does not stain clothes.

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