GET $10, GIVE $10
Give your friends $10 off on their first order of $50+ and get $10 in points for each successful referral.
Get $10 Now

What does ketosis breathe smell like?

Published on: April 23, 2018

When you first enter ketosis, you will be able to smell ketones on your breath and even in your urine [1]. Some describe this smell as sweet and fruity (or smelling of overripe fruit) and others say it's akin to nail-polish remover. Whatever the case may be, know that this smell is strong and noticeable. It's the result of either acetone or acetoacetate. Some ketoers also experience a metallic taste in mouth in addition to having ketosis (keto) breath. 


Join Over 200,000 Fans

Sign up for the Kiss My Keto mailing list to get free keto resources, recipes, and strategies from the largest keto brand in the world.