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Old 08-21-2011, 07:10 AM   #21
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If the OP doesn't even like to be around himself, he might, just might, have

HYPERHIDROSIS, excessive sweating
I used to w*rk with a guy that had this condition. His shirt would be just drenched by noon.

T'was a difficult and embarrassing problem for him.

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Old 08-24-2011, 09:43 PM   #22
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Originally Posted by Queenie View Post
The crystal deodorant is excellent, have used it for years. It works and is not sticky at all as Harley says. It is really great for those with sensitive skin.

The only ingredient is Potassium Alum, it is rock hard and must be moistened before applying. I guess I could take a picture of it and post if anyone is interested. About a 4 oz crystal costs approx 7 euro and lasts more than a year (unless you drop it ).

White vinegar is great for so many things, I use also to freshen the washing machine and dishwasher, too.

I didn't mean to imply the crystal salt was sticky. I meant I would get sticky if I did anything physical, as the salt doesn't have any particular anti-perspirant attributes. It's just a deodorant. I'm sure Queenie doesn't sweat, like all the ladies on the forum. A little misty, maybe, after mowing the lawn or something.

And Ha, as I remember from your pictures, you have as little use for a hairdryer as I do. You'll have to call it something else. Air stream personal heat applicator, or something.

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Old 08-24-2011, 11:26 PM   #23
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Well, I didn't say where the hair is located. I have plenty hair, it is just equably distributed.

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Old 08-25-2011, 07:38 AM   #24
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@ Harley - your a true gentleman. As they say "horses sweat, men perspire and women glow" and your right the crystal is not an anti-perspirant, but anti-p's are not all that good for you... (my 2 cents).

@ Ha - umm, would you like to elaborate or would that be asking too much?


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