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    Why do we sweat? Interview with a dermatologist


In everyday language, "deodorant" or "deodorant" is also used to describe "antiperspirants", although antiperspirants merely cover unpleasant body odours with fragrances. Antiperspirants, on the other hand, usually use aluminium salts to inhibit the production of perspiration. However, aluminium-free deodorants have also been in demand recently. These regulate underarm wetness with the help of other (more natural) ingredients such as sodium bicarbonate.