The detox invades everything, up to the armpits. The proof with the latest trend of the web, consisting of applying a real detoxifying mask to rid our folds of nuisance bacteria. The goal? Eradicate bad odors and eliminate déos too chemical.
What’s an armpit mask?
The last born of detox masks has original only its location. For the rest, the principle remains the same: we mix the ingredients, apply, leave 10 minutes of arms in the air and then rinse abundantly. What for? Clean the armpits in depth, disposing of toxins accumulated by long years of chemical products.
What is the armpit mask for?
As you may have noticed, the revolutionary anti-perspirant deodorants in the years 2000 no longer have the coast, and for cause: their chemical composition makes them cringe. The aluminum salts contained in most of them are even, today, pointed out as possible breast cancer factors. At the same time, the simple fact of blocking perspiration seems unnatural, since blocking prevents the skin from oxygenating and causes it to accumulate toxins.
As a result, many of us have, without their knowledge, intoxicated armpits, a phenomenon that becomes blatant when passing to natural deodorant: Accumulated toxins are then released en masse and amplify unpleasant odors. For anyone who has worn and/or abused chemical or anti-perspirant deodorants, the detox of the underside of the arm is potentially useful!
Does the armpit mask work?
According to its followers, yes, most report a decrease or even a disappearance of perspiration odors even without wearing deodorant. True or not, there is no risk to try, or almost: train with very fragile or hypersensitive skins, a skin reaction is always possible.
The recipe for the armpit mask;
The essential ingredient in the armpit mask is bentonite clay, or green clay, a potent natural detoxifying. Mix 1 tablespoon of powdered clay + 1 teaspoon of cider vinegar + 1 to 2 teaspoon of water, until dough is obtained. Then apply the thick-layered mixture to the armpits and wait 5 to 10 minutes with arms raised. We prefer to warn you, a very slight warming sensation is possible, no need to panic… At the slightest pain on the other hand, rinse immediately.
In any case, it is always best to start with 5 minutes of laying the first few times before rinsing thoroughly. As for the frequency? It all depends on the skin and the needs. Some bound there every day until odors disappear, others opt for a weekly mask.