When deodorant alone isn't addressing your underarm woes, up your game with more hardworking products. Concerns like discoloration and chicken skin are no match for an effective underarm skincare routine, and while it sounds like a lot of work, the results are worth all the extra effort.
If your goal is brighter, smoother skin, here are convenient underarm kits (from local brands, no less) you can add to your regimen:
Sooper Beaute Underarm Duo
P227, available online
This pocket-friendly duo from Sooper Beaute provides brightening and smoothing perks with a fresh-smelling, antibacterial deodorant and a multitasking cream with skin-evening ingredients like kojic acid, alpha arbutin, and retinol.
Belo Essentials Underarm Whitening Cream + Intense White Deo
P350, available online
For those with sensitive skin, Belo Essentials' hypoallergenic cream is a gentle yet effective night treatment that prevents redness and treats discoloration at a cellular level. Its matching deodorant can be your go-to in the day, fighting odor and sweat while working on those dark spots.
SkinPotions Pit Potions Set
P350, available on Lazada
The products in this set work almost as magically as they sound. It includes the Wizard's Spell, a spray deodorant that'll keep those pits fresh and dry as it soothes irritation. For your intensive brightening needs, put on the Sorcery Cream, which claims to smoothen and even out underarms sans the stinging.
Fresh Formula Sgt. At Arms Lightening Duo
P399, available on Lazada
Even-toned underarms isn't the only result you can expect from this deo-cream duo from Fresh Formula. It's packed with a ton of active ingredients (glycolic acid, green tea, and vitamin E being some of them) that'll improve bumpiness, nourish, and soothe your skin, too.
One Earth Organics Underarm Therapy Set
P1,440, available online
While this set is pricier than others, it's still mushc cheaper compared to laser treatments, and it makes use of natural ingredients. This organic trio has everything you need for maintaining smooth kilikili: A natural deodorant, an anti-pigmentation serum, and a powerful brightening cream. It's basically a whole skincare routine, with each one potent enough to be used on their own and still give you your desired results.
This story originally appeared on Femalenetwork.com.
* Minor edits have been made by the Candymag.com editors.