Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Science

What is the cause of smelly feet?


Smelly feet is primarily caused from of a lack of ventilation for your feet.People get smelly feet when the perspiration has no where to evaporate – but it is not the sweat that causes the foot odor. Bacteria that lives on the skin eats the feet's sweat, producing isovaleric acid, causing the odor.

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1575849734076) }}

LIVE
Points points 50
Rating

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE