Foul body odour is a persistent problem. It leads to social embarrassment. In case your body smells bad you have to take the right care for eliminating the detrimental odour of the body. There are commercial products available for the reason, but you can really think of the home made ways to get rid of the smell fastest and this is sure to make you feel so fresh. In case, it is a homemade solution the effect is sure to last longer. The array of homemade deodorants stands as wonderful alternatives to the commercial products available in the market. The homemade solution is frugal. The deodorant is made of all the natural ingredients. However, there are three trusted recipes to follow.
Is your deodorant stick is going to off with in a day or two and are thinking to buy a new one, then turn your though a bit, rather than buying why can’t you try making a homemade deodorant stick that wafts fragrance in the air and fills all your deodorant needs. If you say yes to prepare by yourself then just follow the steps, below…
- Baking soda
- Arrow root powder
- Shea butter
- Essential oil
- Coconut oil
What to do
Take three table spoons of coconut oil and two table spoons of shea butter in a bowl and melt them. Melt it by placing the coconut oil and shea butter in a jar and then placing into boiling water. It nearly takes 15 minutes to melt.
Leave it for few minutes in order to come down from the hot temperature and then stir it by adding two table spoons of arrow root powder, five to six drops of essential oil and three table spoons of baking soda. You can add your favorite essential oils but the best additions are lavender and tea tree oils, which gives fresh smell.
Leave the mixture for few minutes to set it cool. To set it fast, keep it in the refrigerator.
Then take a used deodorant container and fill it with this mixture.
- Extra virgin coconut oil
- baking soda
- Arrowroot powder
- Tea tree essential oil
- Lemon grass essential oil
What to do
Melt one and half cup of beeswax and equal amount of extra virgin coconut oil together in low heat for few minutes.
Add quarter cup of baking soda, two table spoons of clay, 3/4 cup of arrow root powder to the above melted mixture. Stir it for few minutes in order to come cool and become thick. Keep it in the fridge to make the mixture harden in fast pace.
After that add few drops of tea tree essential oil and lemon grass essential oil and stir it well.
Take an empty deodorant container and fill it with the mixture. Leave it for an entire night
- Starch powder
- Baking soda
- Essential oil
What to do
Take 1/3 cup of coconut oil or palm oil in a bowl and mix it with quarter cup of baking soda, same amount of baking soda and a few drops of essential oils. Mix them well by using hand or hand mixer.
Add some more amount of oil or starch powder in order to the perfect consistency. If you wish to use it as a stick make the mixture hard and if you want to use it as a cream to apply with finger tips then make the paste thin.
Take this mixture into an old deodorant stick container and use it as your daily deodorant.
This is a simple and less time taking procedure to prepare out a deodorant. The fragrance and anti-bacterial properties of essential oil, the moisturizing qualities of starch and coconut oil will keep away the body odor and fights with bacterial agents.
The passionate natural homemade deodorant
Ingredients – This is a simple and direct recipe and it does not involve much complications. However, the deodorant is made better effective with the adding of effective drops of tea tree oil. As part of the recipe you require ingredients like six to eight table spoons of coconut oil and you also need to take one fourth cup of baking soda. Take one fourth cup of arrowroot and some drops of tea tree oil are immensely preferred.
Direction – You take all the ingredients in a bowl and the oil is used as a solution to mix the other ingredients well. You have to keep on mixing things well in order to form a thick paste. The thick paste is naturally healing for the sort of foul smell that your body has.
The Result – This is the easiest recipe you can form and after things are finished you get the thickest layer as ever. However, the nature of the coconut oil tends to change with altering temperature. When there is a decrease in the level of temperature the oil seems to form lumps. Thus, it is necessary for you to stir the solution frequently. You should apply the paste at least two times in a day. This is a good solution to exercising and sweat. The scent is good and it works effective for both males and females.
The mama’s recipe of wellness deodorant
The recipe is special for the content of shea butter. You should watch now to find the better ingredients of the recipe.
Ingredients – For the solution you need three table spoons of coconut oil. This is followed by three table spoons of baking soda. Then you need two table spoons of shea butter and the same is followed by two table spoons of arrowroot powder. It is desirable that you add some drops of essential oil. This will help to enrich the texture of the deodorant.
Direction – The directions and the steps in the making of the deodorant are simple. However, you should take the ingredients one after the other and keep on mixing well till the deodorant is ready for application. You must keep notice of the fact that the solid ingredients are mixed well or they can form undesirable lumps making it difficult for you to apply the deodorant in time.
Result – After things are mixed well the deodorant turns golden brown in colour. The presence of shea butter makes the solution so moisturizing. The deodorant is a little thinner when compared to the others and some prefer to go without adding the essential oils as they prefer the sweet smell of shea butter.
The extra virgin natural deodorant
This is a special deodorant prepared with the addition of Redmond’s Clay. In fact, you have more special ingredients added to it for the solution to turn so smooth and effective.
Ingredients – For this you need one and one third cups of extra virgin coconut oil. Then you can take one and a half tablespoons of beeswax shavings or the beads. Add one fourth cup of baking soda. Then you require adding three fourth cup of arrowroot powder. Add the special Redmond Clay’s Bentonite. The solution should have twenty five drops of essential tea tree oil and five drops of lemongrass essential oil.
Direction – The deodorant is prepared by melting the wax portions. You need to prepare the deodorant in three tubes. First the heating is done. After this you should mix the left over ingredients leaving out the essential oils. You need to stir the solution after every five minutes. This will in fact help in refining the nature of the deodorant.
Result – This is an extremely effective deodorant and the same is highly applicable during the sweaty summer months. However, it is best that you store the deodorant in a cool place.