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The best deodorant for a 9 yr old?

My daughter has had underarm odor since she was 4 or 5. Baking soda and vaseline was the cure then. Since Dove came out she has been using that, it doesn't break her out, but now it has stopped working and I guess just like adults she'll have to switch brands every now and again. But does anyone know what is safe for someone that young?

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ladynyte1

Asked by ladynyte1 at 11:34 PM on Oct. 9, 2008 in Tweens (9-12)

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  • my daughter is eight and uses the teen spirit fruit sented ones
    MOM_OF_FOUR_00

    Answer by MOM_OF_FOUR_00 at 11:38 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • i used teen spirit ot smells good and works pretty good
    4lyfe56

    Answer by 4lyfe56 at 11:50 PM on Oct. 9, 2008

  • I avoid all deoderants with aluminum. I'd check into a natural deoderant. Also, it could be something in her diet.
    MommaLucy

    Answer by MommaLucy at 12:28 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • I always loved teen spirit.....maybe try degree.
    ColleenF30

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 3:31 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • Arm&Hammer Natural Deoderant it is free from Aluminum and Paraben and it works great and smells good
    butter376

    Answer by butter376 at 9:10 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • My daughter just turned 9 & has been uing the Teen Spirit & they seem 2 work well 4 her.
    LovingParent08

    Answer by LovingParent08 at 11:03 AM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • My 9 year old uses Teen Spirit and the Teen Degree. I switch it up to keep them working.
    Sarahbunee

    Answer by Sarahbunee at 1:27 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • my DD is 0 and uses Degree for teen girls... it says OMG on it lol...
    wendy46121

    Answer by wendy46121 at 3:52 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • My 10 yo uses Teen Spirit. We both like the smell.
    plclemo

    Answer by plclemo at 5:43 PM on Oct. 10, 2008

  • My daughter is going on 10 and she has been using teen spirit for the last 3 years and it works for her. Except when she forgets to put it on, then were all in trouble...lol
    kristi041281

    Answer by kristi041281 at 12:27 AM on Oct. 11, 2008

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