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Dove How to apply deodorant

How to apply deodorant

Most of us enjoy a bit of antiperspirant to keep us fresh and smelling good throughout the day, right? Right. Once you’ve decided that, it’s down to the far more tricky choice of which type of antiperspirant deodorant you use. There are just so many. Well, OK, mainly three. But whatever your preference, there’s a trick to each of them. So once you’ve decided whether you’re a dry spray or stick fan, check out our tips on how to apply antiperspirant below…

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    Shake it.

    Using an aerosol like our Original Clean Dry Spray Antiperspirant? Give it a good hard shake first to make sure all the ingredients are mixed together before you spray it

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    The right distance.

    For perfect dry spray antiperspirant application, there’s a golden distance for spritzing – you should hold the can approximately 6in from your underarm as you spray it (if you’re lacking a ruler, that’s about halfway between your underarm and your elbow)

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    A short, sharp spray.

    With a dry spray antiperspirant you can determine how much deodorant to apply with the length of your sprays. Our advice? No need to spray until you’re hidden in a cloud. A short, sharp spray under each arm will do the job.

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    Sweep on your stick.

    If a stick is your weapon of choice, our Advanced Care Powder Soft Antiperspirant is gentle and soothing. Twist the base of the stick to dispense the product, and sweep two-to-three strokes over each underarm

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