When I think of DIY masks, my mind usually goes to my favorite avocado face mask but the latest mask trend is not for your face. More and more women are making masks for their armpits. Yup, you read that right. Actually, it has some benefits that you may like.
Recently DIY masks for armpits have gained popularity because of its benefits. According to Health , many people use masks to transition to natural deodorant. People believe these masks can detox your underarms in preparation to switch to natural deodorant. Some claim that these masks can reduce odor and sweat.
Sejal Shah, MD, told Health that many people do not give enough attention to their underarms. Like the face, the underarms are a very sensitive area of the body that needs attention.
If you would like to give this trend a try, check out this DIY Detox Mask from Hello Glow.
DIY Armpit Detox Mask
1 tablespoon Bentonite clay
3 teaspoons of water
5 drops of lemon or tea tree essential oil
- In a small bowl, mix all of the ingredients until a smooth consistency is reached.
- Apply the mask onto clean underarms for 10-20 minutes.
- Repeat daily until you start to notice less sweating and body odor.
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