Have you ever wondered why one armpit smells worse than the other? There are a few reasons this may be happening. Read more to find out.
2. SWEAT GLANDS
There are two types of sweat glands on the body: apocrine and eccrine. Apocrine glands are the ones found in the armpits, groin and scalp and are the ones that are responsible for excess sweat and odor.
3. ODOR-CAUSING BACTERIA
The underarm microbiome is unlike the rest of our skin and odor-causing bacteria lives (and thrives) in this environment. We can thank (or blame) these bacteria for excess odor.