Category: Odor

Body Odor Remedies

BODY ODOR REMEDIES BATHING: Of course, one of the easiest ways to get rid of body odor is to bathe. Cleansing the body helps remove the sweat that bacteria break down, which is what causes body odor. Use soap and water on a washcloth to scrub armpits in order to remove more bacteria. HOME REMEDIES: […]

Prevent Foot Odor

PREVENT FOOT ODOR Why do feet smell? Well, where there’s bacteria and sweat, there will be odor, and the feet and hands have more sweat glands than any other area on our bodies. Hands get washed throughout the day, but feet do not, which is one of the reasons why feet smell. Here are a […]

Bacteria on the Feet

Bacteria on the Feet Athlete’s Foot Athlete’s foot, also called tinea pedis, is a fungal infection is the most common type of fungal infection on humans according to the Mayo Clinic. Athlete’s Foot develops in the moist areas on the feet like between toes where causes itching, stinging, and a burning sensation. Athlete’s Foot is […]

What Causes Body Odor

BODY ODOR Smelly shoes, stinky socks and clothes: Exercise is a good thing, but it sure can make you sweat. And sweat stinks. Or does it?   WHAT CAUSES BODY ODOR? By itself, perspiration (sweat) is odorless. But it does contribute to body odor. The Mayo Clinic explains it’s the bacteria on your skin combined […]

Prevent Body Odor

In Causes of Body Odor, we learned that bacteria, toxins and your diet are the main causes of the proverbial body odor.  The question now is how to you prevent body odor? BODY ODOR PREVENTION BATHING: One of the easiest ways to prevent body odor is to bathe. WebMD advises washing skin with a wet […]