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an·ti·per·spi·rant

 (ăn′tē-pûr′spər-ənt, ăn′tī-)
n.
An astringent preparation applied to the skin to decrease perspiration.

an′ti·per′spi·rant adj.

antiperspirant

(ˌæntɪˈpɜːspərənt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce or prevent perspiration
adj
reducing or preventing perspiration

an•ti•per•spi•rant

(ˌæn tɪˈpɜr spər ənt)

n.
an astringent preparation for reducing perspiration, often containing aluminum.
[1940–1945]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antiperspirant - an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspirationantiperspirant - an astringent substance applied to the skin to reduce perspiration
toilet articles, toiletry - artifacts used in making your toilet (washing and taking care of your body)
Translations
antiperspirant
deodorant
antiperspirantti
sredstvo protiv znojenja
izzadásgátlóizzadtsággátló
発汗抑制剤
지한제
antiperspirant
ยาลดการขับเหงื่อ
thuốc chống ra mồ hôi

antiperspirant

[ˌæntɪˈpɜːspərənt]
A. ADJantitranspirante
B. Nantitranspirante m

antiperspirant

anti-perspirant [ˌæntiˈpɜːrspərənt] ndéodorant m

antiperspirant

[æntɪˈpɜːspɪrənt] ndeodorante m (ad azione) antitraspirante

antiperspirant

مُضاد لإفْراز العَرَق antiperspirant deodorant Antitranspirant αντιεφριδρωτικό antisudoral antiperspirantti antitranspirant sredstvo protiv znojenja antitraspirante 発汗抑制剤 지한제 antiperspirant antiperspirant antyperspirant antiperspirante, antitranspirante антиперспирант antiperspirant ยาลดการขับเหงื่อ ter önleyici deodorant thuốc chống ra mồ hôi 止汗剂

antiperspirant

adj & n antitranspirante m
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Myth #2: Antiperspirants and deodorants cause breast cancer The truth is that there is no conclusive evidence on links between the use of underarm antiperspirants or deodorants and the subsequent development of breast cancer, according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
As the global deodorants and antiperspirants leader, we're constantly talking with consumers about their personal care needs and know that yellow stains and white marks on clothes are among the top unmet category needs," said Matthew McCarthy, Unilever's senior director of deodorants and men's grooming.
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It is the active ingredient in over-the-counter antiperspirants as well as prescription products.
Old Spice's new "Hardest Working Collection" product line offers what the P&G brand contends are the most powerful Old Spice antiperspirants and body washes.
There are several medical deodorants such as aluminum-based antiperspirants that help to reduce the sweating level.
Regarding South Korean imports from the EU, 8% duties on skin care, make-up, baby cosmetics, hair care products, after-shave, deodorants, antiperspirants and perfumed bath salts will be abolished--although some (such as skin-care cosmetics will be phased out over a varying number of years).
CELEBRITIES Denise van Outen and Natasha Hamilton have decided to ditch conventional antiperspirants after discovering some of them could be linked to breast cancer.
Antiperspirants will work much better if they're put on at night, before going to sleep.
When it comes to antiperspirants the important thing is how it smells and whether it lasts.
In 17 breast cancer patients studied the research found "significantly higher" levels of aluminium in the underarm region of the breast where antiperspirants are sprayed than in other parts of the breast.
He said: "We do not believe that aluminium is absorbed into the body from the use of antiperspirants.