Originally Posted by canadianchick
DD has been using deodorant for over a year. She and I went together to pick one out that she liked. Hers has a very light fragrance but I have no idea what's out there for boys.
DS came home in 4th grade with a personal hygeine bag that they gave all of the kids. He said the teacher asked all the kids to start using deodorant because her classroom was stinking
I liked that she told everyone to do it and didn't single out any kids.
Anyway, I took ds to choose his own. I use Sure brand currently which has a very light scent and is unisex. Letting the child choose their own may "encourage" him to use it more frequently.