Aluminium based products have garnered some bad publicity over the years, with supposed links to breast cancer due to the proximity of the application area. It is suggested that the aluminium may be absorbed by the skin and have oestrogen-like effects on the area. As oestrogen can promote the growth of breast cancer cells, some scientists have called this out as a potential issue.
There are, however, yet to be any studies that have conclusively confirmed any substantial adverse effects of aluminium that could contribute to increased breast cancer risks.
At the end of APHA.LAB's long journey of education, research and trials, we’re advocates for natural deodorant. We do appreciate however, that the reasons, values and privileges that led us to our conclusion might not resonate with, or be accessible to, everyone.