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Switching to a natural deodorant: How long does it take to adjust?

Switching to a natural deodorant: How long does it take to adjust? There are many ways to reduce the number of toxic chemicals entering your skin, one of which is switching to a natural deodorant. The hot debate is always if it’s worth it, plus the fear factor that you may sweat more during the switching process. So, how long does it take to adjust to natural deodorant? Let’s break it down and set the record straight… Why do we sweat? The easiest way of explaining why we sweat is to think of it as a built-in air-conditioning unit for your body, of which, you have around four million sweat glands – all that help you to release the correct...

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Antiperspirant Vs Deodorant: Which is better for you?

Antiperspirant Vs Deodorant: Which is better for you? Do you reach for a deodorant or antiperspirant in the morning? Most people would look at us blindly and say “deodorant, of course”. However, that’s not entirely the case – as a lot of people don’t know the difference between the two. This is what we are here to help work out which is better for you – antiperspirant vs deodorant? Perspiration: What happens when you sweat? Before we even begin to compare antiperspirant vs deodorant, you need to understand what happens when you sweat (or perspire) and why. Sweat comes from the 2-4 million sweat glands located all over your body. In short, when we get hot, sensors in the body...

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Our Hero Products Winning Big at Beauty Shortlist Awards 2021

Over the past year we have been fortunate enough to achieve some incredible milestones within Proverb, one of which we are particularly proud of – winning four Beauty Shortlist Awards 2021 for our hero products. Deodorant  Back in June 2019 a very small Proverb, set up a crowdfunding page to transform co-founders, Kirstie and Luke’s reality of creating a sustainable bathroom – starting with a Natural Refillable Deodorant. 500 amazing people bought deodorants which enabled our first run and these were delivered in December 2019. The stage was set for a big launch in April 2020 … or so we thought! Covid scuppered the investment round and launch. Instead, we decided to produce on a small scale for a year...

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Why Our Deodorant Case Is Plastic

We’ve created a solid, stylish, strong case that can be used over and over again. It is smooth, refined and oozes high-end quality. This is a product that can sit out on display and not hide in a draw! It doesn’t dent and happily bounces around in your gym or travel bag. Our cases come in a choice of two colours and you keep and reuse it again and again. Dishwasher safe and the perfect way to avoid adding to the plastic heaps. Our deodorant refills are easy to fit and arrive in a specialist paper wrap that not only protects the deodorant but is viable to go straight into the paper stream. Our outer case - but why is...

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