Homemade, All-Natural Deodorant

3/8 cup Baking Soda
1/4 cup Gym Chalk (100% Magnesium Carbonate)
1/8 cup Hydrogen Peroxide Powder
1/8 cup Cream of Tartar
1/8 cup Kaolin Clay

1/2 cup Shea Butter
1/2 cup Coconut Oil
1/2 cup Beeswax (grated)

1 tsp Tea Tree Oil
1/4 tsp Lavender Essential Oil
10 drops Sandlewood Essential Oil
10 drops Rose Essential Oil
5 drops Oregano Essential Oil
5 drops Thyme Essential Oil

Set up four BPA-Free deodorant containers.

Melt shea butter, coconut oil and grated beeswax in a double boiler over low, steady heat until melted.  Whisk to combine.

Mix together baking soda, gym chalk, hydrogen peroxide powder, cream of tartar, and kaolin clay until combined.

Add the melted butter, oil and beeswax mixture to the powder and whisk to combine.  While you whisk add the essential oils, whisking to incorporate.

Divide the deodorant mixture and fill four deodorant containers.

7 thoughts on “Homemade, All-Natural Deodorant

    1. While magnesium chloride is great for pain, I do not know about its ability to absorb moisture. But you could give it a whirl! You can use OxyClean – free, but I have found that it contains a lot of ash, typically in the form of washing soda. I have preferred to use Oxy products from a Dollar Store, but they have started to add fragrance, so I may return to OxyClean – Free. 😉

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  1. healmeearth

    I keep wanting to make my own. But end up always buying Tom’s. Or using nada. My fear is the expense and time. I love making my own essential oil blends. Adding some to this would make it even more awesome!


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