Body odour

Sweat itself has no odour – it only gets one, when it comes into contact with bacteria on your skin. If you smell of nervous perspiration, though, life could be almost intolerable for those around you.

If you suspect this may be the case, go to the doctor and have it checked out.

There are things that can be done to minimise body odour – such as taking chlorofil tablets. Don't suffer unnecessarily – bad body odour could wreak havoc with your social life. Most body odour can be sorted out with a daily shower – or two, unless there is another medical reason for it.

Read more about body odour.

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