Homemade Deodorant by The Polivka Family
Fills one standard deodorant container (approximately 2.4 oz)
3 TBSP coconut oil
2 TBSP beeswax
2 TBSP baking soda
2 TBSP arrowroot
1/8 tsp tea tree essential oil
1/8 tsp lavender or rosemary essential oil
Melt beeswax and coconut oil in a pan or double boiler over low heat. Whisk in the baking soda and arrowroot powder. Remove pan from heat, and stir in essential oils. Add more if it isn’t fragrant enough for you. Pour into deodorant container. Leave uncapped for 24 hours or until cool. Then cap.
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