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August 1st, 2012, 11:01 AM
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Really, girls. Since becoming pregnant, my underarm BO is outta control. And you wanna know what's more embarrassing than realizing that smelly person at the gym is actually you? Um, nothing I hate, hate, hate using aluminum-containing-antiperspirant, but out of desperation, I took out my Secret stick and that doesn't even cut it!! Anyone else battling the smells, or am I on my own here? Any solutions?
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August 1st, 2012, 11:25 AM
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I never have BO unless I'm pregnant! It's totally gross and yes, embarrasing.
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August 1st, 2012, 11:48 AM
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i'm not the only one! i've been smelly all over every since i got pregnant! i use a lemon scented body wash by tone that smells delicious and when i use that i don't smell as horrible. i also use the dove clear tone deoderant. it works very well for me. i think the scent is nice and clean too. doesn't make my head hurt and doesn't smell funky when i sweat.
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August 1st, 2012, 12:01 PM
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I use DH's deodorant soap and busted out the clinical strength dove and I'm good to go again.
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August 1st, 2012, 12:37 PM
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Yes, I bought the clinical Degree and that is doing the trick!
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August 1st, 2012, 01:10 PM
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Hmm, I haven't noticed but maybe I need to ask DH what he thinks!
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August 1st, 2012, 01:23 PM
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So far I havent run into this issue. Or if I have I cant smell it LOL or havent been told yet.
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August 1st, 2012, 01:31 PM
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I'm actually opposite, I think. I haven't noticed BO at all in pregnancy. It must be my one luck, since every other unpleasant thing has happened to me
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August 1st, 2012, 04:52 PM
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I use the clinical strength twice a day. Even if Im not stinky I feel all wet and nasty. I always have that issue when pg but I think it is way worse this time since its summer.
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August 1st, 2012, 10:26 PM
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Everything STINKS when you're pg, especially the person closest to you....YOU! lol I'm so with you. I don't know what deodorants have what in them but I have used Secret clinical strength for years now and there is NO stink that comes through that stuff. Oh, just checked and it does have aluminum but it does work really great!
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