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A microbiome is important because it carries out functions which help us to stay healthy.
They establish parameters in your immune system of what should be in your ecosystem versus what should not be there. In essence, it helps your immune system to not attack itself.
But, you may wonder, how does this relate to your underarms? According to a study published in the journal PeerJ, when you wear deodorant or antiperspirant, it predicts what kind of bugs live and breed in your armpit.
This can have an impact on your gut health and disrupt your microbiome, leading to darker armpits caused by this bacterial growth.
It was discovered during this study that deodorant users versus antiperspirant users had a greater amount of bacteria on their armpits.
The good thing is that being aware of these disorders can help you remedy the situation and address serious health ailments.
There are plenty of home remedies available to remedy discoloration in the armpits.
Additionally, changing up deodorants and using natural options may help to lessen discoloration in the armpits and make you less susceptible to disrupting your ecosystem in your body.