By: Terry Graedon May 14, 2017 5 Comments
    Will Chlorophyll Capsules Make Underarms Smell S…

    In the ongoing search for ways to control body odor, people have invented some creative solutions. One of the most unusual is swallowing supplemental chlorophyll every day. Is this a good idea? Chlor…

    By: Joe Graedon May 8, 2017 1 Comments
    Is Your Aluminum Antiperspirant Setting You Up f…

    People take their aluminum antiperspirant for granted. They apply it every morning like clockwork because of a fear of body odor. No one wants to offend co-workers, friends or family members. Who woul…

    By: Terry Graedon March 6, 2017 2 Comments
    One More Week for the Women’s MoM Deodoran…

    We ran out of MoM (milk of magnesia) deodorant for women a few months ago. This was poor planning on our part. Many women let us know in no uncertain terms that we screwed up. That's because they rea…

    By: Joe Graedon December 12, 2016 0 Comments
    Save 30% on Men’s MoM for Two More Days!

    Are you about at your wit's end trying to shop for the men in your life? Would you like a practical product that will bring a chuckle to everyone. Why not give Men's MoM (milk of magnesia) Aluminum-Fr…

    By: Terry Graedon November 24, 2016 0 Comments
    If You Love MoM, Why Not Surprise Someone With a…

    We love MoM (milk of magnesia) in our People's Pharmacy deodorants and we hope you do too. That's why we are offering this very special 50% sale on 10 MoM deodorants during our Black Friday sale. We w…

    By: Terry Graedon October 20, 2016 8 Comments
    Are You Addicted to Your Antiperspirant?

    This article was posted in last Friday's newsletter, but because of the widespread Internet outage you may not have had a chance to see it or benefit. We are offering a special 20% sale on The People…

    By: Joe Graedon September 28, 2016 0 Comments
    Sale on MoM Deodorant Now Open to Everyone!

    We were soundly spanked by a loyal lover of MoM (milk of magnesia) Deodorant. She took us to the woodshed because we were offering a 25% discount on our unscented 2 oz. Aluminum-Free Roll-On to new us…

    By: Joe Graedon August 29, 2016 14 Comments
    Will Stopping an Antiperspirant Cause Bad Reboun…

    Who would have ever imagined that antiperspirants could change the ecology of the bacteria that live in our armpits? It turns out that antiperspirants can shift the balance of our microbiome to a spe…

    By: Joe Graedon July 21, 2016 9 Comments
    How to Save Money and Smell Good During the Heat…

    The weather will be brutal over the next couple of weeks because of heat and humidity. That means you will be sweating up a storm, which is actually a good thing since perspiration is your body's natu…

    By: Joe Graedon June 6, 2016 13 Comments
    How Dangerous is Aluminum for People? What’…

    Skip to the end of this article for the money point: Only two days left to save on Economy Sized MoM Aluminum-Free Roll-on Deodorant! Are You Exposed to Aluminum? We have been asking the question for …

    By: Joe Graedon April 25, 2016 3 Comments
    Avoid Armpit Irritation with MoM (Milk of Magnes…

    Your underarms are extremely sensitive. This tissue is easily irritated, especially after shaving or during hot weather. The antiperspirant you use almost inevitably has a substantial amount of alumin…

    By: Joe Graedon March 24, 2016 2 Comments
    Don’t Miss Out on Our 30 Percent Off MoM S…

    On March 14th we celebrated an extra hour of sunlight with our Spring Forward Super Sale: 30% off Aluminum-Free Women's MoM (milk of magnesia) Deodorant. The MoM Super Sale lasts until March 31, 2016,…

    By: Joe Graedon March 14, 2016 4 Comments
    Super Sale on Aluminum-Free Women’s MoM De…

    Every once in awhile we like to celebrate added sunlight at the end of the day with a super sale on our People's Pharmacy milk of magnesia Aluminum-Free Women's MoM Roll-On Deodorant. This is the time…

    By: Terry Graedon February 3, 2016 9 Comments
    Will Antiperspirants Disrupt the Ecology of Your…

    When people hear the word "microbiome," they often think of intestinal bacteria. (As well they should. For fascinating insight into some unexpected ways the intestinal microbiome affects our health, y…

    By: Joe Graedon January 11, 2016 11 Comments
    Should Breast Cancer Patients Avoid Aluminum Ant…

    There is a great deal of confusion about the safety of aluminum-containing antiperspirants when it comes to breast cancer. Most health professionals and patients aren't even aware that there is a cont…

    By: Joe Graedon December 7, 2015 12 Comments
    When Someone Smells Bad What Can Co-Workers Do?

    Q. Every week we have a staff meeting and one of my co-workers ends up sitting close to me. He has body odor that I find really offensive. I have asked friends of his at work what the problem is and t…

    By: Joe Graedon October 15, 2015 50 Comments
    Study Reinforces the Connection Between Aluminum…

    One of the great controversies in neuroscience research has been the link between aluminum and Alzheimer's disease. This issue got a start in the 1960s when scientists discovered that aluminum concent…

    By: Joe Graedon October 15, 2015 0 Comments
    Deodorant Discount Is Almost Done!

    Last week we announced a limited time discount of 20% on all our People's Pharmacy aluminum-free MoM roll-on deodorant products, including the original 2-oz unscented, one scented for women and a new …

    By: Joe Graedon October 12, 2015 0 Comments
    Don’t Miss Out on Your Deodorant Discount!

    Last week we announced the introduction of our new People's Pharmacy aluminum-free MoM (milk of magnesia) roll-on deodorant with a fresh herbal fragrance designed for men. We have also just brought ou…

    By: Joe Graedon October 8, 2015 1 Comments
    Huge News About Our MoM Deodorant and a Special …

    We've got some exciting new products that we have been working on for the last few years and we think you will love them. We are proud to introduce Men's MoM with a fresh clean scent. We are also offe…

    By: Joe Graedon August 17, 2015 0 Comments
    Don’t Miss Out on Women’s MoM Deodor…

    We don't often put our body care products on sale, but this month we are offering a 20% discount on our People's Pharmacy MoM roll-on deodorant with fragrance for women. The weather is hot and our wom…

    By: Joe Graedon July 30, 2015 3 Comments
    Summer Sale for Women’s Aluminum-Free MoM …

    Don't Forget the Deodorant: Have you been looking for a way to control body odor during hot humid weather? Do aluminum-containing antiperspirants irritate your underarms? We have an alternative--milk …

    By: Joe Graedon July 2, 2015 7 Comments
    Natural Crystal Deodorant Caused Bad Body Aches

    Q. For years I have used a crystal-type (stick or rock) deodorant. This last year I have noticed frequent all over body aches; playing golf, taking walks, just moving around. I quit the crystal deodor…

    By: Joe Graedon June 11, 2015 1 Comments
    Deodorant Discount for Dad’s Day

    Father's Day is rapidly approaching, and we've been wondering what to get for Dad. You may be pondering the same question. We recently got an email from Bill, who said: "You recently had a Mother's Da…

    By: Joe Graedon April 2, 2015 19 Comments
    Biochemical Breakthrough Explains Body Odor

    Ever wonder what causes body odor and why some people have stinky armpits and others don't? Most people assume it is sweat. Perspiration per se is not smelly, but it is essential to the production of …

    By: Joe Graedon March 19, 2015 2 Comments
    Last Day for Discount on MoM Deodorant

    We just want to offer a reminder that February 10, 2017, is the last day of reduced price on The People's Pharmacy Economy-Size Aluminum-free MoM (milk of magnesia) Roll-On Deodorant. Last week we o…

    By: Joe Graedon March 16, 2015 1 Comments
    Share the MoM Love–Only 4 More Days for 20…

    We have been completely blown away by the outpouring of support for The People's Pharmacy Aluminum-Free MoM (milk of magnesia) Roll-On Deodorant. We were out of stock for about six weeks and many peop…

    By: Joe Graedon March 12, 2015 4 Comments
    We Had No Idea You Loved MoM Roll-On Deodorant S…

    First, an apology. Poor planning on our part and very slow fulfillment by our manufacturer left many people upset that they could not obtain The People's Pharmacy Aluminum-Free MoM (milk of magnesia) …

    By: Joe Graedon March 4, 2015 1 Comments
    MoM Aluminum-Free Deodorant Is Back in Stock!

    We are very pleased to let our loyal customers know that The People's Pharmacy MoM aluminum-free roll-on deodorant is finally back in stock, after much too long. We apologize for seriously underestima…

    By: Joe Graedon November 10, 2014 5 Comments
    Natural Crystal Deodorant Contains Aluminum

    Q. I switched to a mineral salts deodorant crystal to try to get away from aluminum. Now I read that it DOES have aluminum (it's marked ammonium alum). The crystal works great against odor but I don't…

    By: Terry Graedon July 21, 2014 11 Comments
    How to Control Body Odor Without Aluminum-Contai…

    Americans love to vacation abroad during the summer. They also love to complain about food, travel hassles and body odor on crowded trains or buses. They have a perception that people elsewhere are le…

    By: Terry Graedon June 5, 2014 13 Comments
    Aluminum Under the Arms Can Be Irritating–…

    Q. I have been allergic to some metals since I had my ears pierced years ago. One of the metals is aluminum. When I used antiperspirants, they caused terrible itching in my armpits. Even if I used deo…

    By: Joe Graedon April 24, 2014 21 Comments
    Surprising Solutions for Smelly, Sweaty Feet

    Stinky feet are not a polite topic. But the problem of smelly, sweaty feet can be quite challenging. What do you do? What Can You Do About Smelly, Sweaty Feet: Q. I have suffered with smelly, sweaty …

    By: Joe Graedon August 19, 2013 5 Comments
    Milk of Magnesia is Old Cuban Rx for Body Odor

    Q. My family has used milk of magnesia as a deodorant for 60 years since Cuba.  That is what everyone used, even before the revolution. My family still uses it today in the United States, since it's…

    By: Joe Graedon June 20, 2013 9 Comments
    Why Do Antiperspirants Have Aluminum?

    Q. What I really want is an antiperspirant without aluminum. It would be great if you could develop such a product. It's just not fun or nice to be wet in the hot and sticky summer! I look forward to …

    By: Joe Graedon April 11, 2013 21 Comments
    Is MoM a Deodorant or Antiperspirant?

    Q. My dermatologist says my antiperspirant is blocking my pores, and I should look for a deodorant without antiperspirant. Is MoM from People's Pharmacy a deodorant only or both? A. MoM (milk of magne…

    By: Joe Graedon March 28, 2013 16 Comments
    Who Needs Antiperspirant Anyway?

    Do you have smelly armpits or are you one of the lucky 2%? Research from England suggests that some people never have to worry about underarm odor. People with a unusual form of the gene ABCC11 do not…

    By: Joe Graedon September 24, 2012 8 Comments
    Vinegar Erases Embarrassment

    Q. I've had underarm odor for four years and it's been the most embarrassing thing. I'm 16 and in high school. I wore sweatshirts and tried not to get close to people because I was so embarrassed. I w…

    By: Joe Graedon August 23, 2012 74 Comments
    Vinegar Vanquishes Body Odor

    Q. I recently saw on the Dr. Oz show that vinegar can be used to control underarm odor. They said it changes the Ph of the skin which the odor-causing bacteria cannot thrive on. The vinegar dissipates…

    By: Joe Graedon July 19, 2012 5 Comments
    Antiperspirant on Breasts is Bad News

    Q. I cannot believe you allowed someone to suggest rubbing antiperspirant on breasts to prevent irritation, rash or fungal infection. Are you out of your freaking mind? Have you not heard that antiper…