Homemade Deodorant

Extra equipment: deodorant container or glass jar
Course Personal Care
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes


  • 1/2 cup Coconut Oil
  • 1/2 cup Baking Soda or arrowroot starch
  • 40-60 drops Essential Oils See list below


  1. Put coconut oil in bowl.
  2. Mix in baking soda, or arrowroot starch.
  3. Add in your choice of essential oils.
  4. Store in a deodorant container or in a glass jar.

Recipe Notes

Scent recommendations:
Female oil scents - lavender, lemon, and sage
Male oil scents - cypress, rosemary, and bergamot