Homemade Deodorant And Scalp Treatment Recipes

Homemade Deodorant And Scalp Treatment Recipes

You can make your own deodorant by adding together equal parts of baking soda and cornstarch. This homemade deodorant has a good consistency that sinks right into your skin when you apply. If I still get a rash after awhile, I stop using it and switch to a different natural deodorant for a week and then switch back. I'm not sure why I didn't make this connection when shampooing my own hair, but I didn't until this latest baking soda kick I have been on. So if you make it too hard for your liking remember you can always remelt and add a wee more coconut oil to soften the bar or just moisten skin with witch hazel first. To reach this conclusion, the study from University of Ghent in Belgium made eight participants stop using deodorant or antiperspirant for a month. I use a homemade deodorant once daily but I can not use it on the days that I shave. Gel - This type of deodorant is clear when applied, which is preferred when you want to avoid staining your skin or clothes.

The waxy homemade deodorant, while it works great for odor control, and doesn't stain your clothes, can be a little cold and hard to apply on winter mornings, when the bedroom temperature hovers around 50°F. It's really fast, and easy, and one batch lasts for a really long time, so I'd encourage you to try making your own homemade deodorant today! Of course, the best type of deodorant is one that helps your teen feel more confident. Tea tree oil has antimicrobial properties that destroy the bacteria on your skin that causes body odor. I get beeswax at a local health food store and then grate it myself with a cheese grater. I've tried several different brands and homemade concoctions with no real success. Still, because of said 100+ degree weather the coconut oil is NOT solid when left out so it's kind of a gross process to apply it unless I leave it in the fridge.

I've always tried to use natural deodorant but since I moved to Asia I've found it really challenging to keep this up. I haven't found ONE woman's deo that doesn't have aluminum except for spray-on deo which has butane and all kinds of other nasties.

If you have a sensitivity to baking soda, but REALLY want to make your own deodorant, give this recipe a try! My only complaint is that mine tends to shed little bits all over the floor, so now that my current stick is just about dead, I'm looking for a new recipe to try. The medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) in coconut oil support weight loss by stimulating the burning of fat for energy.

The recipe will be runny in hot weather and hard in cold weather so make sure your container can handle both extremes I cleaned out an empty deodorant container with a clicking mechanism and it worked great for summer but not at all once it was cooler.

I like making and using homemade deodorant but I find it just doesn't agree with me. The baking soda causes itching, a painful rash, and discoloration but leaving it out makes my deodorant as ineffective as store bought natural" ones that just mix their scent with your b.. and make you smell even worse than using no deodorant at all!

Pour your mix into the deodorant container until full and make sure the part that is used to push up the deodorant is at the very bottom before you add your mix so that you can use it as normal when you are ready to use. One thing I noticed though was that the consistency of my deodorant wasn't solid enough how to make deodorant stay on a deodorant stick. If you're wearing a dark top or a tank top, wait a few minutes before you put your top on, and use the clean side of the wash cloth to pat off any excess baking soda - you don't want white powder on your pits! Most homemade deodorants out there are so liquidy, you've got to use your fingers to apply it. I'll be honest, I'm kinda not into that.

And to wrap the advice on best deodorant for women, I'll tell about the deodorant I recommend. Or, add several drops to your favorite homemade laundry detergent to give your clothes a fresh, therapeutic scent. Many gel deodorants also boast being more lightweight in comparison to stick formulas, so they don't feel heavy when sweating occurs. I don't know if this will help you, but I make thieves oil at home, which is super anti-bacterial (and easy to make!) and has a lot of great health benefits. Mix 1 tablespoon of baking soda with a few drops of water to make a thick paste. My wife said that using the spray immediately after shaving does sting, but will only last for a second or two and is definitely doable. I did think you could run with the whole pvc tubing thing for homemade chap stick.

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