Natural, non-irritating deodorant

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Love this! I currently make a deodorant without baking soda using diatomaceous earth. I am going try yours to compare them.

Recipes adapted from:


  • 15 drops lime essential oil
  • 5 drops spearmint essential oil
  • 30 g beeswax
  • 25 drops lemon myrtle essential oil
  • 15 drops rosemary essential oil
  • 20 g shea butter
  • 20 g tapioca starch
  • 15 g bentonite clay
  • 30 g avocado oil


  1. First, Melt the beeswax, shea butter and avocado oil in a small pot on the lowest setting on your stove.
  2. Then, Using a whisk, mix in the tapioca starch and bentonite clay.
  3. Add the essential oils.
  4. If the mixture has started to set, gently heat it on the stove again until fluid.
  5. Pour the mixture into the tube. Let it cool down completely before putting the lid on.

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