Deodorant with Ingredients from Charlotte's Cupboard
Yay! This is the last formula I had on my list to work on! Whew! I hope you have enjoyed this as much as I have!
Charlotte wrote: “I would like to make my own deodorant. I currently use some I made from a recipe I found on Pinterest. I am not pleased with it on many levels. I’m sure you guys can come up with something much, much better.”
Well, I think I have a recipe for you! I received this basic recipe in a swap years ago, but I had fallen in love with it. I made a few alterations to the recipe to meet my personal preferences, but I have to thank the original recipe formulator, Naomi.
I hope you like this recipe as much as I do!
20% Coconut Oil Fractions
16% Cetyl Alcohol NF
2.5% White or Deodorized Cocoa Butter
1.5% High Melt Point Shea Butter
2% Castor Oil
10% Dry Flo TS
10% Baking Soda
4% Bentonite Clay
1.5% Vitamin E Acetate
0.5% Essential Oil Blend (2 parts Clary Sage, 1 part Lavender and 1 part Tea Tree)
Weigh all the oils and microwave until all the ingredients are melted. In a separate container, mix the dry ingredients together. Mix all ingredients together and pour into the desired containers.