OLD NEWS: Store bought deodorant is killing us.
But there actually are options that don’t harm you or leave you stinky!
No toxins. Works amazingly well. Keeps sweating to a minimum.
(If you haven’t gotten your toxin-free toolkit and 24% discount that makes DIYs like this possible yet, click here: Young Living Starter Kit )
The best part? You know every ingredient!
Before I can give you the good news, you know I have to break your heart just a little bit.
Some of these, as per usual, are quite disappointing.
First of all, who knew there were SO many types of deodorant?
Take a look at what you’re putting on your skin, your largest organ, every day, sometimes multiple times per day.
Keep in mind that this is how ewg.org scores products:
What deodorant are you wearing?
What are you letting your teens wear?
How are we setting up their (and our) future health?
AXE–I taught middle school and have basically tasted this in the air it hangs so heavily there by the lockers between classes.
I’m not surprised to see it listed as something we need to beware of putting on our growing children.
Now that we see where greed has gotten the consumer, let’s decide instead of anger, we will fight back with taking our business elsewhere.
1.) One-Click Natural Deodorant Buy
Young Living’s new deodorant options are amazing!
2.) DIY Natural Deodorant
Clinical Strength Coconut Oil Deodorant
1/4 C Baking Soda
4 TBS Organic Coconut Oil
1 TBS Organic Shea Butter
12 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil
1.) Mix baking soda and arrowroot powder
2.) Melt coconut oil and shea butter. Add in to the baking soda and arrowroot powder mixture
3.) Add in essential oils and stir until incorporated
It will be runny. It will solidify eventually, but to speed up the process, feel free to put it in the refrigerator for about a half an hour.
Apply with fingers after showering.