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.