How should I use Crystal deodorants for
For best results, apply Crystal deodorants directly after bathing or
showering. Doing so prevents the bacteria that cause odor from
forming on the skin. The preventive barrier that our deodorant
provides works at peak effectiveness when applied to recently
Note: If you do not apply the stick or rock directly after bathing
or showering, be sure to moisten the top of the rock or stick and
apply generously to clean skin. Crystal sprays and roll-ons do not
need to be moistened, but work best when applied to clean skin.
Will Crystal deodorant reduce my sweat?
Crystal is not an antiperspirant. It is a deodorant whose natural
mineral salts prevent odor.
Can I use Crystal on other parts of my body?
Since Crystal deodorants are made of mineral salts, they are safe to
use just about anywhere on the body. In addition to using underarm,
many of our customers apply to their chests, feet and inner thighs.
How long does a Crystal stick last?
A single Crystal Body Deodorant stick can last up to one year making
it a great value.
How long does a Crystal roll-on last?
The Crystal deodorant roll-on will typically last up to four months,
comparable to other roll-ons on the market.
How long does a Crystal spray last?
Crystal deodorant sprays typically will last up to four months,
comparable to other sprays on the market.
How long will a single application prevent body odor?
A single application of a Crystal deodorant should prevent body
odor for up to 24 hours.
Is Crystal an antiperspirant?
No. Crystal deodorants are not antiperspirants. Antiperspirants
inhibit the activity of sweat glands so they produce less moisture.
Deodorants are generally considered cosmetic product because they
simply control odor. Antiperspirants, on the other hand, are
considered drugs because they affect the body’s physiology.
Learn more about deodorants vs. antiperspirants
How do I know when Crystal is working?
Crystal Body Deodorant is invisible and unscented. Once applied
to clean skin, it neutralizes the bacteria that cause odor.
You’ll know Crystal is working because you won’t
be emitting any body odor.
Is Crystal safe for infants and toddlers?
Yes. Crystal deodorants are safe for people of all ages.
Is Crystal safe for use by women during pregnancy?
Yes, Crystal deodorants are safe to use during pregnancy.
Why don’t Crystal Body Deodorants have a scent?
Crystal Body Deodorant uses natural mineral salts, which have no
scent. If you prefer scented deodorants please try out Crystal
essence line which includes the scents of Pomegranate,
Chamomile & Green Tea, and Lavender & White Tea.
Learn more about our lightly scented
Where can I find Crystal deodorants?
Crystal Body Deodorants are available at leading retail chains and
health food stores. They may also be purchased online at
Drugstore.com, and here on the Crystal
web site. Crystal essence Pomegranate Roll-On and Spray is now
available at Rite-Aid.
Product Provenance / Ingredients
Do Crystal deodorants contain aluminum chlorohydrate or aluminum zirconium?
No. Crystal deodorants do not contain aluminum chlorohydrate or aluminum zirconium.
What is cellulose and why do we use cellulose
in our roll-ons?
Cellulose is a natural ingredient that acts as a thickener to
help prevent the deodorant from leaking out of the bottle.
Learn more about cellulose.
Do Crystal products have alcohol?
No. Crystal deodorants do not contain alcohol.
Why do we refer to a “Rock” when discussing
Crystal created what is now called the “Rock” (also
“stone”) category. It refers to the alum, or mineral
salts that are shaped and molded during the manufacturing process into a rock-like material.
Why does Crystal Body Deodorant have no scent?
Mineral salts have no scent. We opted not to add scent to our
flagship Crystal Body Deodorants because we believed that our
customers preferred their deodorant not to compete with the
fragrances of their colognes and perfumes.
What’s the difference between Crystal Body Deodorant
and Crystal essence?
Crystal Body Deodorant is our unscented line of deodorants (roll-on,
stick, body spray, original rock, and foot spray). Crystal essence
is our line of lightly scented deodorants, available in roll-on and
body spray scented with Pomegranate, Lavender & White Tea, or
Chamomile & Green Tea.
Why did we decide to launch a scented deodorant?
We launched the scented Crystal essence line because our customers
told us they would actually like the choice of a scented deodorant
in addition to the unscented Crystal Body Deodorant they currently
use. Feedback was clear, however, that the scented product not be
“overpowering,” which is why our Crystal essence is
What scents do we use for Crystal essence deodorants?
Chamomile & Green Tea, Lavender & White Tea, and Pomegranate.
Where do the Crystal essence scents come from?
Crystal essence uses natural scents from plants.
What differentiates Crystal deodorants from other
Crystal deodorants eliminate the bacteria that cause body odor. Most
other deodorants mask the odor with chemically laden fragrances.
Are Crystal products tested on animals?
No. Crystal Body Deodorant and Crystal essence products have never
been and never will be tested on animals. We are proud members of
both Leaping Bunny and PETA.
Are Crystal products biodegradable?
Yes, in fact, the ingredients are used for water purification
throughout the world.