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I Am Nervous About Wearing Deodorant After Lumpectomy
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

does anyone have any recommendations i tryed cornstarch and alcohol it didnt work???? Help please im starting to smell like a bull...lol!!

A MyBCTeam Member

I found a couple places on line at a place called Etsy. They have natural deodorants that can detox the crud from your under arms. One of the places is called beard and beauty and I get the deodorant… read more

Deodorant
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

Is there a specific kind of deodorant to wear? Or can you just use any kind? I have been told differing things and I would just like some input on the subject....

A MyBCTeam Member

I have been using the natural deodorant from Lush. It comes in a block and it works well.

Using Deodorant After Lymph Node Removal
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What recommendations does anyone have re: safe n effective deodorant ? The girls who sold me my prothesis bras told me not to use any cause it can clog the nodes. I use a body powder call Lady Anti Monkey Butt with calamine ! I don't what else to use.

A MyBCTeam Member

I stopped using regular deodorant the month I was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer last December . Now my cancer is practically gone. I use Lafes. It's all natural aluminum gluten and propylene… read more

I Had A Lot Of Underarm Odor After Surgery And Through Radiation. I Found The Crystal
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

deodorants were not very useful. However, now that I am through everything, I find that I am using less deodorant. Has anyone else had this experience? I had axillary lymph node on the right side and only sentinal lymph node dissection on the left. I am wondering if the lymph node removal makes a difference.

A MyBCTeam Member

My radiation doc reccomends Tom's natural underarm deodorant. Available at CVS, Walgreens, etc.

Deodorant Not Working After Mastectomy?
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

Did anybody notice after having their mastectomy that their deodorant doesn't work any more? I asked my surgeon about it and she said several of her patients had told her the same thing but she did not have an answer as to why. Any ideas? Any recommendations?

A MyBCTeam Member

I heard many years ago that we should not wear deodorant because it "causes cancer." Been meaning to ask my doctor about it but haven't. Have stopped wearing it though until I get an answer.

Has Anyone Developed A Rash Around Their Scars. Had Lumpectomy In 2019. Rash Started About 6 Weeks Ago.
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

I have developed a rash on both my lumpectomy scars and lymph node dissection scars. Has anyone had the same? It has been a couple of weeks and is not going away. My lumpectomy was in 2019.

A MyBCTeam Member

Not sure what is going on. I would check with the surgeon's office for ideas. I switched to a more natural deodorant once healed, and everything went along fine for ages, then I tried another one- all… read more

What Deodorant/antiperspirants Are Safe To Use? I've Been Using An All Natural Product, But I Can Smell Myself, And That Can't Be Good!
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭
A MyBCTeam Member

I tried Crystal this weekend, and I couldn't smell myself! Yay! Thanks for all of the suggestions.
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Body Odor After Lymph Node Dissection
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

I had a mastectomy 4 mo. ago & lymph node dissection (only 2) Recently I have had HORRID axillary body odor, just from that side. No chemo or radiation done. Even after a shower, it's still there. It's even repulsive to me. I really want to stay employed. Has this happened to anyone else?

A MyBCTeam Member

I haven't notice that maybe because my sinuses are always block but humm I might have to ask. I used dove under arm spray

Radiation - Expectations
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

I am going for my first radiation treatment tomorrow - I have no idea what to expect. I've been measured with the markings so far and placed in the machine...Do I wear deodorant? I know, no creams.

A MyBCTeam Member

@A MyBCTeam Member: and go topless as much as you can - the more you air it out, the better 💖

ANTIPERSPIRANT AND CANCER
A MyBCTeam Member asked a question 💭

Does anyone know whether antiperspirants have been connected to breast cancer. I read it somewhere and wonder if anyone else has heard that. I've always worn it. I live in Texas after all. Interested to hear if anyone knows about this.

A MyBCTeam Member

go natural. do not by most anything mainstream.