First Deodorant for People With Disabilities
Degree Has Created the World’s First Deodorant for People With Disabilities
Degree Deodorant just made history by announcing the launch of Degree Inclusive, the world’s first deodorant designed specifically for people with disabilities. The product—which is still in its prototype phase but will be hitting the market soon—features a hooked design for one-handed usage and magnetic closures on the cap that are easier to handle if you have limited grip or a vision impairment. There’s also a braille label and instructions as well as an enhanced grip placement, and it features a larger roll-on applicator to cover more surface area per swipe.
“We saw that across the beauty and personal care industries there just really isn’t any deodorant product that’s really suitable for people with upper body disabilities or visual impairments, so the opportunity to help would be a great idea,” Esi Eggleston Bracey, EVP and COO of beauty and personal care at Unilever, Degree’s parent company, tells Glamour…