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Why are armpits ticklish?


We have ticklish armpits (at least most humans), because the skin is so soft and not accustomed to a lot of 'hard' friction or stress. "Additionally, a great many nerves responsible for physical feeling are located there, hence the nerves are extra responsive to a foreign touch.

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