Some People Don't Have Body Odor -- At All
And the earwax test can tell you if you're one of them
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That's because they're genetically predisposed not to have smelly sweat. Researchers say there are around one million body odor-free people worldwide who have a gene variant known as ABCC11.
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The best way to tell if you're one of the curiously scent-free? Your earwax. People who have dry, white, ear wax tend to have less smelly sweat because they're missing a chemical that odor-causing bacteria enjoy feeding on. But those with darker, more oily ear wax should definitely hold on to their deodorants. They've got the chemical in spades. [Huffington Post]
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