Baking soda, also known as sodium bicarbonate, has been used for decades as a natural alternative to deodorants containing harsh chemicals and is a hero ingredient for many natural deodorants.
Baking soda can neutralize odors by balancing pH levels, making it a popular choice for those seeking a more natural approach to controlling body odor. However, it is not only great for deodorizing but also less likely to irritate when used in powder form.
Body odor is caused by bacteria that thrive in acidic environments, such as the armpits. Baking soda, being an alkaline substance, helps neutralize the armpits' pH, making it difficult for odor-causing bacteria to survive. This makes it a reliable and natural way to keep body odor at bay without the need for harmful chemicals or synthetic fragrances.
However, not all baking soda products are created equal. Many natural deodorants contain baking soda, but some people experience skin irritation, redness, or rashes when using these products. This is because some products with baking soda contain additives or are in a form that is too abrasive for sensitive skin, such as paste deodorants. On the other hand, using baking soda in its powder form is less likely to irritate because it is gentler on the skin.
Baking soda is easy to apply and can be used as a standalone deodorant or mixed with other natural ingredients to create a custom blend. Additionally, baking soda can be used as a dry shampoo, a detoxifying bath soak, or even toothpaste, making it a versatile ingredient to have on hand.
Madame Lemy offers a unique natural powder deodorant solution. Our innovative product features Himalayan salt as the main ingredient, which nourishes and balances the pH level of your skin and helps neutralize odor. In addition to Himalayan salt, our formula incorporates baking soda, cornstarch, arrowroot, globally sourced essential oils, and botanicals.
Our products have been dermatologically tested as a non-irritant, making them suitable for sensitive skin. As a result, you can feel confident using our natural deodorant. And if you are still looking for more, we offer a 30-day return window so our customers can find the perfect natural deodorant for their needs.
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Holly Eve, Founder & CEO