Looking for a natural deodorant that actually works? Look no further than Optima Life Divine Deodorant. Our lavender or bergamot deodorant is made with essential oils and other natural ingredients, and it prevents odor without using any aluminum, parabens, or synthetic chemicals. It’s great for the whole family, and it has a sweet, floral scent that everyone will love. So ditch the artificial chemicals and switch to a natural deodorant that actually works - try Optima Life Divine Deodorant today!
- Naturally deodorizes the body
- Perfect for the entire family
- Fresh and natural scents
Ingredients: Optima Coconut Oil®, Copernicia Prunifera (Carnauba) Wax, Maranta Arundinacea (Arrowroot) Root, Sodium Bicarbonate, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil
Suggested Use: Apply a thin layer to the underarms as needed. Face your day with confidence!
What are the benefits of using an all-natural deodorant?
There are several potential benefits of using an all-natural deodorant, including
Avoiding exposure to harmful chemicals: Many conventional deodorants contain ingredients like aluminum, parabens, and phthalates, which have been linked to health concerns like hormone disruption, breast cancer, and Alzheimer's disease. By using an all-natural deodorant, you can avoid exposing your body to these potentially harmful chemicals.
Reducing skin irritation: Some people may experience skin irritation or allergic reactions to synthetic fragrances and other ingredients in conventional deodorants. Natural deodorants are typically made with gentler, plant-based ingredients that may be less likely to cause skin irritation.
Promoting healthier sweat: Sweat is a natural bodily function that helps regulate body temperature and remove toxins from the body. Conventional antiperspirants work by blocking sweat glands, which can interfere with this important bodily function. Natural deodorants, on the other hand, typically do not contain antiperspirant ingredients and allow your body to sweat naturally.
Supporting sustainable and ethical practices: Many natural deodorant brands prioritize using sustainably sourced and ethically produced ingredients, as well as eco-friendly packaging. By choosing to use an all-natural deodorant, you can support companies that prioritize these values.
It's important to note that while natural deodorants can be a great choice for some people, they may not be as effective at preventing odor and wetness as conventional antiperspirants. It may take some trial and error to find a natural deodorant that works well for your body.
There have been several studies that have examined the potential health effects of aluminum and other chemicals in conventional antiperspirants and deodorants. While more research is needed to fully understand the long-term effects of these products, here are a few studies that support the use of natural deodorants:
In a 2016 review of the scientific literature on aluminum and breast cancer risk, researchers concluded that the evidence suggests a possible link between the long-term use of aluminum-containing antiperspirants and breast cancer, although further research is needed to confirm this link (Darbre, 2016).
A 2017 study found that individuals who used antiperspirants had higher levels of aluminum in their breast tissue compared to those who did not use antiperspirants. The study did not establish a causal relationship between aluminum in antiperspirants and breast cancer but suggested that further research is warranted (Mirick et al., 2017).
A 2020 study examined the potential health effects of triclosan, an antibacterial agent commonly used in personal care products. The study found that exposure to triclosan was associated with an increased risk of osteoporosis in women, and suggested that natural alternatives should be considered (Li et al., 2020).
A 2015 study examined the effects of plant-based deodorants on the growth of odor-causing bacteria. The study found that some plant-based essential oils were effective at inhibiting bacterial growth, and suggested that these ingredients could be used as natural alternatives to conventional deodorants (Gomez-Escalada et al., 2015).
It's important to note that these studies do not necessarily prove that natural deodorants are better or safer than conventional antiperspirants and deodorants. However, they do suggest that there may be potential health risks associated with the long-term use of aluminum and other chemicals in these products and that natural alternatives may be worth considering.
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