Paraben is basically a preservative which is used in a large number of cosmetic products.
Paraben is very cheap and hence it is very popular among cosmetic companies. This was going well until a study found some link between paraben and cancer.
In this article, we will talk about the best paraben free deodorant available in the market.
List of paraben free deodorants
Crystal Body Deodorant Mineral Deodorant Roll On Lavender and White Tea
It uses mineral salts to control the body odor.
It has potassium alum or just “alum”, which, a lot of companies sells as aluminium free. Which is not true at all.
This is a very safe hypoallergenic deodorant, so you can use this even if you have allergies.
- Chamomile&Green Tea, mineral
- Vanilla Jasmine
This one and the Pomegrante are the most popular among the users.
This is a very clean deodorant, which means, it doesn’t leave residue or stain on your clothes.
Arm & Hammer Essentials Natural Deodorant, Fresh
It has number of plant extracts that are very good when it comes to killing the odor causing bacteria and masking up the odor.
The baking soda does two job at a single time, Firstly, it absorbs moisture and with help of various extracts it manages body odor.
Does it have triclosan?
It is a very safe product but up until recent it contained Triclosan which repelled many users.
But, the latest formulation of this deodorant doesn’t contain Triclosan.
It has a very clean and refreshing smell, which can be called a little manly, but many women won’t have problem using it.
Natural Deodorant for Women & Men – Roll On by Bali secrets
This is again an all natural deodorant, which doesn’t contain any toxic content including paraben.
One factor that segregates it with other natural deodorant is that it contains absolutely no baking soda, which makes it a good choice for people who are allergic to baking soda.
The company claims that it is long lasting deodorant which is very strong when compared to other deodorant in its league.
It is a vegan product which is not tested on animals.
Again, it is not an antiperspirant, so, don’t expect complete stoppage of perspiration but rest assured that it will take care of the body odor.
Organic Fields of Heather Sweet Blueberry Lemonade Organic & Natural Deodorant
This deodorant is filled with a huge amount of natural ingredients, 33 to be precise. Usually, you will find each of these deodorant separately but this deodorant is a one big cocktail.
And, actually all this ingredients works together very well and keeps the body odor at the bay.
This deodorant has so clean and sweet fragrance, which can be called unisex. It is available in a variety of flavors and each one of those stands out.
- Coconut Dream
- Mountain Spring Breeze
- Sweet Blueberry Lemonade
Soapwalla – Organic / Vegan Deodorant Cream
It has bunch of bunch of oils and extract that works together not to kill bacteria but to inhibit them in the first place.
A problem with this deodorant is that at high temperature it can melt completely. But, it doesn’t effect its value, just put it into fridge and it will as new.
Can this cause rashes?
This deodorant can cause a little redness in some people. You can apply a little apple cider vinegar on your underarms before applying this deodorant.
The apple cider vinegar balances the pH level and prevents any rash or burn. Actually, you can use this trick with any deodorant.
Kiss My Face Active Life Deodorant Stick
It is a pretty good hybrid of a natural and a chemical deodorant. This deodorant provides the healthiness of a natural deodorant and effectiveness of a chemical deodorant.
Is tested on animals?
The animal lovers will be happy to know that neither this product contain any animal ingredient nor it is tested on animals. Hence, a complete cruelty-free deodorant.
It doesn’t have any added fragrance but it can’t be called a complete unscented deodorant. But, the smell is very weak and is not noticeable.
And, the few chemicals which are present in this deodorant makes it a long lasting deodorant.
Body Brilliance Deodorant Spray
This deodorant is not for people low in cash, but if you have deep enough pockets I would advise you to use this product, at least once.
It is so gentle on you skin that even kids can use it.
The combination of oils and extract is so amazing, not only it eliminates odor producing bacteria but also ii provides this heavenly scent.
If you have a big budget and a serious odor problem then there is no deodorant which can be a better choice than this one.
3rd Rock ODORBlockTM
This is Leaping bunny and PETA certified product. For those who don’t know, these two organization concern with animal protection.
But, this deodorant is not only good for animals but also for humans as it has no ingredient which can be called harmful. It is an alcohol-free, paraben-free and aluminium-free product.
It uses Chelated Silver Oxide, which is very rarely used by deodorants.
3rd Rock is an easy to use deodorant which goes on easily and dries up quickly. It doesn’t leave streaks on your clothes and residue is not very common also.
Peppermint Certified Organic Deodorant by Beach Organics
This deodorant is specially recommended for breast cancer patients. It doesn’t contain paraben or aluminium and both of these ingredients are known to have cancer causing effect.
If you are looking for a paraben free deodorant that means you are concerned about your health and there is nothing more healthy than an organic product.
It is a certified organic!
It contains very common ingredient of a natural deodorant, like Baking soda and cornstarch.
There is just one problem, both Baking soda and corn starch are known to cause allergy in people.
It also has organic coconut oil, which has ample of benefits. While cornstarch absorbs moisture(sweat), the coconut oil moisturizes the underarm skin.
Every Man Jack Deodorant – Citrus
This is another great paraben-free deodorant. It is a natural deodorant which is known for in amazing fragrances.
Other fragrance? Sandalwood and Cedarwood.
You also have option of signature mint, but it is a kind of smell which some people like and some people don’t.
It doesn’t have aluminium or propylene glycol in it.
This deodorant uses Lichen extract to smoother the bacteria and it does this job very well. It is a healthy deodorant which smells really very nice.
Averi Naturals Deodorant for Men
Instead of containing cornstarch it contains arrow root. Arrow root works like cornstarch, but it is better than it.
Arrow root got its name because this plant is used to treat wounds made by arrow.
It can easily last from 6-8 hours and for maximum benefits a replication during the day is recommended.
It comes in a small handy container, hence, carrying it to gym or work shouldn’t be a problem.
In spite of being a natural deodorant it does the work of sweat protection very efficiently.
Lafes Roll-On Deodorant, Fresh
Lafes deodorant is 72% certified organic.
The goal of this company is to provide healthy, affordable and non-toxic products to the consumers.
This deodorant fits perfectly into their goals. It is one of the cheapest natural deodorant available in the market.
It is an award winning deodorant which comes as roll-on and spray. This deodorant is good for adults and kids with very sensitive skin.
Although, if you have cancer or some kidney trouble, then you must consult with a doctor before using it.
Jason Calming Lavender Aluminum and Paraben Free Deodorant Stick
Apart from being free of paraben, it also doesn’t have Phthalates or Propylene Glycol. Jason in Greek means healer.
It has grapefruit which is very efficient in killing odor-causing bacteria. This deodorant helps you have nice smooth underarm skin.
It has Vitamin E, which is a very essential vitamin when it comes you your skin.
Although, it have and doesn’t have many ingredient which makes it safe even for sensitive skin but alcohol is an exception. The alcohol in a product can dry up the skin.
Depending upon you body chemistry this deodorant can last for 6-24 hours.
These were few not so famous but very effective paraben free deodorants.