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Natural Ayurvedic Home Remedies for Body Odour

Remedies for Body Odour
  • Everyone emits a natural body odour
  • Activity of bacteria present in the sweat leads to body odour
  • At times the odour is excessive and has an unpleasant smell
  • Excessive sweating
  • Collection of sweat due to tight clothes or clothes which do not permit air flow
A fishy or foul odour
Simple techniques
  1. Natural home remedy using tomatoes

    1. Crush 7-8 tomatoes
    2. Press the pulp on a sieve and extract juice
    3. Add this juice to a bucket of bathing water
    4. Bathe with this water for positive results
  2. Natural home remedy using white vinegar

    1. Dip cotton in white vinegar
    2. Rub cotton on sweat prone areas
    3. Vinegar's smell will go after a while
    4. This will help keep area odour free for whole day
  3. Natural home remedy using turnip

    1. Cut and crush turnip to a paste
    2. Press this paste on a sieve and extract juice
    3. Apply this juice on underarms and groin area
    4. Allow it to dry naturally
    5. This will keep odour in check for 10 hours
  • Avoid wearing unwashed clothes
  • Do not wear shoes for a long time
  • Wax armpits regularly
  • Wash feet properly
  • Avoid cotton socks as they facilitate odour
  • Wear open sandals whenever possible
  • Bathe regularly

These remedies are based on the principles of Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of healing, and are completely natural, non-invasive, and can be prepared at home. Consult your doctor if the symptoms persist. Refer to the terms of use.

Dr. B.N. Sinha

Ayurveda Expert,

Dr. B.N. Sinha has been a practitioner and an avid patron of Ayurveda for 20 years now. He specializes in lifestyle disorders and chronic disease management. Due to his keen focus on spreading awareness about his discipline, Dr. Sinha has played a pivotal role in several educational institutions. He retired as Dean, University of Delhi, Principal A & U Tibbia College, New Delhi

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