let's get serious, about your armpits!
Found in conventional deodorant, aluminum is scientifically linked to certain cancers, endocrine disruption and Alzheimer’s disease. And I’ve been guilty too, of sealing off my sweat glands and one of my body’s primary designated toxin-release areas every morning by depositing elements of fragrance, aluminum, parabens, phthalates, and powerful synthetic antibacterial agents right where my body’s lymph glands and it’s critical immune system is. I told you we were getting serious!
"Why touch an area so close to your lymph nodes and breasts with anything questionable?"
How do clean deodorants work?
Now putting it that way, I think we can all agree, we should be running for the hills when it comes to conventional antiperspirants. And there’s a much better way. And I promise it doesn't stink, and you won't either. A non-toxic deodorant that really, truly works – it’s possible!
What’s the catch?
Well, they can come at the problem of sweat + stink from several different angles. Some use botanical and clay powders to absorb wetness, others use antibacterial essential oils to kill the bacteria that causes odor, and others use plant-based ingredients to stop the chemical reaction between sweat + bacteria. Plus, natural deodorant typically lowers the risk of skin allergies, delivers a closer, cleaner shave, and you can kiss those yellow shirt stains goodbye!
But hold up – there is a transition period. Your body has gotten so used to your daily aluminum habit and will expel toxins as it adjusts. This transition can scare you right back to your chemical deodorant. So how do you make the change?
Ta-keh-su-mee, known as bamboo charcoal, is a time-honoured Japanese secret for odor control and detoxification.
1. With a combination of activated charcoal and natural fermentation technology which fights odor-causing bacteria, you will stay odor free all day.
2. Activated charcoal has a porous surface that acts like a magnet, which chemically binds substances, such as bacteria and toxins to draw them out.
The charcoal underarm detox kit is the winner of the 2017 New Marketplace Innovation Award as part of FASHION Magazine's2017 Beauty Awards.
A breakthrough in innovation, our starter kit was specifically designed to detox underarms and to make the transition to natural deodorant easy and odor-free.
detox charcoal deodorant, 12g/0.42oz
the deodorant booster bar, 125g/4.4oz
the charcoal detox effervescent hot bath, 64g/2.29oz