My kids sweat plenty in this hot heat, but they don't smell afterward. I on the other hand need all kinds of deodorant. Why doesn't kid sweat smell?
There are two types of sweat glands: (1) eccrine sweat glands and (2) apocrine sweat glands.
So it's not really the sweat that smells, it's the action of bacteria on apocrine sweat that becomes prevalent after puberty.
protected by Chris♦ May 21 at 21:20
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