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What causes feet to stink?


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Smelly feet is primarily caused from of a lack of ventilation for your feet. Each foot has more than 250,000 sweat glands, producing more than a pint of sweat in one day. Bacteria that lives on the skin eats the feet’s sweat, producing isovaleric acid, causing the odor.

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