Citrus deodorant

Required material

1 lemon

Application

To eliminate the smell of sweat, half a lemon can be used as deodorant - just rub it onto the affected areas.

The lemon can neutralise the smell and help reduce perspiration.

Citric acid has an astringent effect on the skin, which constricts the sweat glands.

Warning

Lemon can irritate the skin and mucous membranes. Not suited for sensitive, raw or inflamed skin.

Effect

Citrus deodorant can have the following effects:

  • Astringent
  • Antibacterial
  • Invigorating
  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Skin irritant

Helps against

Sweating

Synonyms

citrus deodorant, lemon deodorant