The market is flooded with numerous deodorants that are effective but made of harmful chemicals. There is an alternative to this and you can make this homemade deodorant by yourself.
This recipe is for a gentle homemade deodorant containing coconut oil, starch, baking soda and essential oils of your choice.
Making homemade deodorant is simple and cost-effective. You can use cornstarch for thickening.
- 1/2 cup of baking soda
- 1/2 cup cornstarch
- 1/2 cup coconut oil
- 20 drops of essential oil of your choice
- jars for the deodorant, sterilized and dried
Mix the baking soda and cornstarch in a small bowl. Slowly add the melted coconut oil, stirring until the mixture becomes a thicker paste, like glue.
Add essential oil to taste and mix well. Put the deodorant toothpaste in a sterilized container and place it in the fridge for 1 hour until it is set. Keep the domestic deodorant in a cool, dry place.