Home Remedies for Body Odor

Underarm or body odor is the unpleasant smell coming out of the underarms or armpits.

Water Treatments

  1. Daily bath with a clean change of clothing, including all underwear.
  2. Change clothes every time they get wet with perspiration. Better yet, take a bath with every change of clothing, if possible.
  3. Drink at least 6 glasses of water during waking hours.
  4. Avoid spicy foods. Eat plenty of fruits and vegetables.

Herbal Medications

  1. Tawas ( Alum ) with kalamansi juice mixture
    • Take a piece of solid tawas and pulverize it. Mix a tablespoon with the juice of 1 or 2 kalamansi.
  2. Buyo-kalamansi deodorant (Scientific name: Piper beetle L.; English: Betel Leaf Pepper)
    • Extract juice from buyo leaves ans mix with kalamansi juice. Apply as deodorant every after bath and at bedtime.

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2 thoughts on “Home Remedies for Body Odor

  1. Mary sanchez

    Good day!can u pls help me.I have a son who has a problem on body odor.He takes a bath everyday.But d problem s he sweats a lot on his armpit.And also had a gingivitis.How can i help him totally eradicate his body odor?He is still young and intelligent.I’m afraid it may caused embarrassment because of his body odor.

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