“An unbalanced armpit microbiome leads to bad odor, deodorant truly won’t solve the odor problem.”
Some questions answered in the article:
Are there differences in the bacteria that live on your armpit vs. your face vs. any other part of your body? What creates that difference?
What do the bacteria in our armpits do? Do they make us smell? Do they reduce itch? Why should we care about cultivating it?
What can we do to make our armpits and the rest of our microbiome healthier?
The title of the article is “The case for hairy, healthy armpits,” but it doesn’t talk about hair and shaving at all.
I don’t care how enlightened I become on the subject, I will always shave my pits. How about you? What are your thoughts on this article and on shaving?