While considering a deodorant for kids under 10 you must keep a few things in find. Firstly, neither they need an antiperspirant, nor it is healthy for them.
Most of the good quality natural deodorant will do the job in 99% of the cases. You must choose the mildest deodorant, that is powerful enough to eliminate any body odor.
Green Tidings Organic All Natural Deodorant, Lavender
Green tidings is one of the safest deodorant available in the market. First of all, it is completely natural and organic. It has absolutely no toxic ingredient.
The deodorant is cruelty free and vegan. Apart from all this, it is also environment friendly. The facility in which it is manufactured is completely solar powered.
It uses 100% pure lavender essential oil for adding fragrance, which results in a natural lavender scent, unlike, other Lavender deodorants that have a synthetic feel to them.
For kids under 10, it can easily last for 24 hours. If you don’t want your to kid to smell like Lavender, you can go for unscented one. It is as effective in controlling body odor.
Crystal Deodorant Essence Roll -On Pomegranate
This deodorant is a really good choice for young kids, as it is natural, safe and controls body odor like a champ. On top of that it smells like heaven.
Crystal deodorant essence is available in various scents: Pomegranate, Vanilla Jasmine, Chamomile/Green Tea, etc. But, Pomegranate is most loved of them all.
It doesn’t have any problem of residue, or staining. As this is a natural deodorant, it is more likely to take a little time to start working properly. Give it at least 1-2 weeks.
One 2.25 oz bottle can easily last for 3-4 months for a kid. Don’t apply too much in the beginning, start with very little and if that doesn’t work, then increase the quality a bit. Do this until you get the desired results.
Schmidt’s Tea Tree Sensitive Skin Deodorant Stick (3.25 oz)
Baking soda is a very common ingredient in natural deodorants, but there are many people who are allergic to the baking soda.
This is a baking soda free deodorant. So, even if your kid is allergic to baking soda, he/she can use it. Schmidt’s deodorant is available in Tea tree, Cedarwood, charcoal, and Lavender.
Cedarwood and charcoal are too manly scents, and are not suitable for young kids regardless of their sex. This leaves Lavender and Tea tree. Both of them are nice and the kids love them.
This is again a cruelty-free and vegan product. The quality of this deodorant is pretty good, and it is one of the very few products, which is not made in China. Made in Portland, USA.
Junglejuice All-Natural Deodorant, Extremely Light Orange Scent
This is a sibling of JungleMan deodorants. Like, JungleMan it is completely natural, safe to use and has only 4 ingredients.
The only difference between them is that, this one has a very mild scent. Your kid is really going to like the orange scent, which smells amazing.
The four ingredients are; Corn Starch, Palm Oil, Baking Soda, and Citrus Aurantium Dulcis oil. All these are edible ingredients, but you shouldn’t eat them.
This is a hypoallergenic deodorant, which simply means, it has been tested for several types of allergies. So, if your kid has rash or allergy prone skin, then he/she can use it.
Keep It Kind Fresh Kidz Boys Natural Deodorant
All the deodorants that are mentioned above, are although suitable for kids, but they were not specifically for kids. This is one of the best deodorant for kids under 10.
The company sells it as a deodorant for boys, but the scent is mild and can be used by little girls as well. The product is completely toxin free, and can be used by kids of all ages.
But, if you want particularly for a girl, then the same company also sells a girl’s version. It has a generic smell of talcum powder.
The size of this deodorant is about 1.86 oz. But, as you’ll be using it on your kid, it will last for a pretty long time. Just don’t over apply it in the beginning.
Bali Secrets Natural Deodorant – Organic & Vegan
Bali and its people are known for living in harmony with the nature. And, when a deodorant is made in Bali, it is expected to be close to nature.
This deodorant is organic, vegan, it doesn’t have baking soda, it doesn’t have any other toxins, and its ingredients are certified by EWG.org.
Although, it is not for kids per se, but due to the safe ingredients, you can surely use it on your kid. Even the container uses BPA-free plastic. BPA is known to decrease testosterone and is harmful for health.
To be completely sure, do a patch test first. Just apply to a small area on your kid’s hand. And, if it doesn’t cause any reaction, then you can use it. In fact, you should do this with every deodorant.
Natural Mint Shoe Deodorizer – Rocket Pure
There is one thing common about most of the young kids; they all are hyperactive. Although, it is important to be hyperactive, but it can also bring really bad foot odor.
Normal deodorants are not equipped to handle the foot odor problem. This natural foot and shoe deodorizer is all your kid needs.
You can either spray it directly on the feet, or you can spray it inside the shoe. It is better than putting tea bags, or some other kind of crock.
It is made in the US, and unlike most of the foot deodorants, it is completely natural. This one has essential oils of Eucalyptus, Tea Tree, mint and Thyme. All these are known for their deodorizing properties.
Kids Natural Deodorant for Boys – Citrus Sport – by Junior Varsity Naturals
This deodorant is especially designed for hyperactive kids. It is as strong on body odor as a kid’s deodorant can be, while remaining safe for kids.
Again, it is advertised for boys, but it has such a mild scent, that it will perfectly suit a girl as well.
All the ingredients present in this deodorant are natural, and many of them are derived from natural oils. It has baking soda, which causes allergy in many people.
The only problem with this one is that, after a long day of physical activity you might have to reapply it. With children it is better to go with a relatively mild natural deodorant, rather than going with a strong chemical deodorant.
AC NATURE Deodorant
This is more of a premium deodorant, and if you have money lying around, then you can definitely go for this one. The ingredients are 100% natural.
If a deodorant, that your kid have used previously caused rashes, or damage to to the skin, then this deodorant can be very useful.
It has Arrowroot powder, Shea butter, and coconut oil. The arrow root plant was used, in old times, to treat the wound caused by an arrow. It helps in repairing damaged skin.
AC nature deodorant also helps in brightening the skin complexion to a certain level. So, if your daughter suffers from darker underarms, then this one can be helpful.
These were some of the best deodorant for kids under 10. The prices were not mentioned as they tend to fluctuate with time. All the deodorants mentioned are safe for kids, but a patch test before applying them won’t hurt.