(Closed) Underarm issues – possibly more ewwie than TMI =)

posted 5 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
1938 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: March 2014

Suffer, no advice. And pretty much all the time unless I’m still and cool. 

Post # 4
6221 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: August 2013 - The Liberty House

Have you tried running it in?

Post # 5
46597 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 1999

Botox injections can last for up to a year.

Post # 6
9681 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper

@Twyla_Smith:  You could get a prescription for a stronger product.

Post # 7
9139 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: November 2013 - St. Augustine Beach, FL

@Twyla_Smith:  Have you tried using the crystal natural antiperspirant?  It used to work pretty well for me when I was a teen.

Now I use men’s Mitchum unscented and it works pretty well for me.

Post # 8
2178 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: November 2012

Clinical strength deodorant. You apply at night and it lasts through the next day. I use Secret and love it. I also used some CertainDri for my wedding.

Post # 9
11697 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2014

@Twyla_Smith:  I find that using baby powder before the deoderant can help, I also find that rubbing alcohol can help as well 

Post # 10
467 posts
Helper bee

I had a problem excessive underarm sweat a few years back with that in high school and college.  It ended when I left my early 20s so I think it was hormonal.  I ended up using certain dry, which is a type of anti-persprint which closes up your pores under your arms and limits the amount you sweat out.  You actually put it on at night, and can get it at CVS for 5 bucks.  

I found it HUGELY helpful because I was massively embarassed by the sweat.  I would only wear black shirts so you couldn’t see it!  I’m really glad I’m past that 

Post # 11
1006 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

I had this problem when I was a teenager and my dr prescribed me Drysol.  It worked so well that after using it 2x/week for two or three years, I haven’t used it regularly for five or six years and I don’t have a sweating issue anymore.  

Post # 12
2881 posts
Sugar bee

I have the same problem, but only when I wear strapless tops INCLUDING my wedding dress 🙁 I will maybe try certain dry!

Post # 13
1629 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: February 2012


Post # 14
110 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

Drysol works well, and there are other generic brands. Prescription only. Topical, easy to apply and works after one or two applications. Much more feasible than botox injections.

Post # 15
550 posts
Busy bee

I just suffer, I’ve tried everything I can think of (besides Botox, my sister used it and while she doesn’t sweat from her armpits anymore, she sweats elsewhere. Lets just say she only wears dark pants now.)  Black shirts are my best friend.

Post # 16
1164 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

i also like secret clinical strength

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