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When should my child start shaving?

  In my last blog I discussed the common question about when it’s appropriate to start using deodorant or antiperspirants, which led me to think of all those questions beginning, “When is my child old enough…” One of these questions: When is my child old enough to shave? This is another question without a one-size fits […]

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Development Parenting

When should my child start wearing deodorant?

I get asked all the time when kids should start wearing deodorant or antiperspirants. When Depends There’s no standard answer since kids have different needs. Some kids are active outside and simply carry the smells of the great outdoors and sweat on their body. This isn’t puberty sweat, just musty body odor in most young […]