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skin smell

Why is it that white people and light-skinned black people have a "smell" to their skin when they come in from outdoors or in the summer time?  My white friends have this smell, and my light-skinned family members have this smell. Just wondering...
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Hello,
Although perspiration is basically odorless, it can take on an unpleasant smell when it comes into contact with bacteria on your skin. Most often, it's the bacterial breakdown of apocrine sweat that causes a strong odor.So you can smell the odor in certain people.

Hope it helps.Take care and pls do keep me posted on how you are doing or if you have any additional doubts.Warm regards.

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