FOOD BASED SKIN CARE

Handmade Antiperspirant

A fast & easy solid homemade antiperspirant stick , 2 sticks in 10 minutes.

Ingredients: 3/4 oz beeswax, 2 oz coconut oil or  ( 1oz palm oil & 1 oz coconut oil)  3/4 oz shea butter or (cocoa butter, mango butter)

2 Tbsp Baking soda, 2 Tbsp cornstarch (optional) 1/4 cup arrowroot powder, 10-20 drops of tea tree or other essential oil. I have made this recipe before and chose to add kaolin clay or bentonite in to help detoxify the body, We substituted cornstarch our for kaolin clay. 

Instructions: melt wax with oils, use a double boiler or glass measuring cup in hot water, remove from heat, stir in corn starch, arrowroot and baking soda, then add your essential oil. Pour into empty containers and allow to harden before use. 

PREP: 5 minutes  COOK TIME: 5 minutes TOTAL TIME :10 minutes