Natural Citrus Deodorant

Ingredients:

  • 1 ½ Tbsp Sodium Bicarbonate
  • 1 Tbsp Kaolin Clay
  • ½ cup Cornflour
  • 2 Tbsp Cocoa Butter
  • 5 drops Vitamin E Oil  
  • 1 tsp Epsom Salts
  • 1 Tbsp Beeswax
  • 1 Tbsp Coconut Oil
  • 2 Tbsp Shea Butter
  • Essential Oils (optional blend of 10 drops Lime Essential Oil, 10 drops Australian Orange Essential Oil and 8 drops Peppermint Essential Oil)

Directions:

  1. Melt the beeswax, cocoa butter, shea butter and coconut oil in the microwave for 90 seconds or until fully melted, alternatively you can melt over the stove in a double boiler.
  2. Crush your Epsom salts in a mortar and pestle until it resembles a powder.
  3. Once your oils and wax have melted, combine the sodium bicarbonate, Epsom salts, cornflower, kaolin clay, vitamin E and essential oils. Mix well and transfer to a jar or container with a sealed lid. Leave to sit for 24 hours.
  4. To use take a pea size amount and warm it between your fingers, then apply to your underarms.