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Recipes for homemade deodorant. Why is this important? Because anti-perspirants contain aluminum and they are believed to be one of the biggest causes of Alzheimers. No proof, but why take chances. I trashed my club aluminum because I didn't want anyone else to take a chance, especially after my mother came down with and she had used those pots for 30 years.
Homemade Deodorant Recipe using Coconut Oil ~ Ingredients: ◾1/3 cup coconut oil ◾1/4 cup baking soda ◾1/4 cup arrowroot powder ◾4 tablespoons cornstarch (this will add an antiperspirant effect to the deodorant.) ◾5-10 drops of essential oils (optional, but you could use tea tree oil, sweet orange, cinnamon, etc.)
Homemade Deodorant Holly Elkins S Homestead 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/4 cup shea butter 1/4 cup beeswax 2 tsp essential oil of choice (lemon eucalyptus works well) 1 1/2 tsp baking soda 2 large old deodorant containers Melt oil, wax & butter in double boiler, stirring til liquid. Add remaining ingr. Mix well & pour into deoderant containers. Freeze til solid