MAKE YOUR OWN DEODORANT
If you’re buying a mainstream “natural” brand, chances are it still contains aluminum — which is not something you want to be rubbing on your skin, especially near your lymph nodes (your body detoxes itself by sweating; aluminum stops it and gets absorbed, which some think contributes to breast cancer).
Homemade deoderant that won't melt 1.1 oz. cocoa butter (1/8 c.) 2.0 oz. beeswax (3 Tbsp. melted) 1.5 oz. coconut oil (3 Tbsp.) 1.5 oz. baking soda (1/8 c.) 1.0 oz. arrowroot powder (3 1/2 heaping Tbsp.) 15 drops clary sage essential oil (for men) or other 10+10 drops of vanilla essential oil and cinnamon essential oil (for women) or other
Homemade Deodorant without Baking Soda - If you've tried to make deodorant and found that your pits couldn't handle the baking soda, you're not alone! After a year of trying to handle the burning under my armpits I gave up and looked for a new homemade deodorant without baking soda. This new formula works and doesn't irritate my sensitive skin.