TANGY MINT - SOLID DEODORANT
This is a very easy to make deodorant which is a solution for both men and women alike. It’s a easy to carry product during a summer time and those sweaty days. This deodorant absorbs that extra sweat makes you feel fresh for a longer time. It contains some of the most nourishing and skin healthy ingredients for all.
Some of the key ingredients used:
BEESWAX (Buy it here):
Beeswax is a good ingredient to use for moisturizing skin because it creates a barrier that seals in moisture.
Unlike other substances, such as petroleum jelly, the protective barrier that beeswax creates is breathable. It softens and hydrates skin without clogging pores and allows skin to “breathe”. It acts as a mild emulsifier and holds shape of the bar.
KOKUM BUTTER (Buy it here):
Kokum butter is one of the most stable vegetable butters available in the market. It’s also one of the hardest. Kokum butter is more emollient than most butters, possesses natural healing properties, has a uniform triglyceride composition and promotes regeneration of skin.
Some of the benefits include:
· Its highly moisturizing for the skin
· It heals ulcer
· Helps in cell regeneration.
· It is non-pore clogging which means it’s non-comedogenic.
· Contains 80% stearic-oleic-stearic triglycerides
· Contains high anti-oxidant properties.
· It stabilizes the emulsion in skin care products
· It’s a natural collagen builder. Maintains skins elasticity
JOJOBA OIL (Buy it here):
Jojoba Oil is a true multi-tasking product that can be used in a variety of ways, but the most common is as a skin moisturizer. Jojoba Oil is a true multi-tasking product that can be used in a variety of ways, but the most common is as a skin moisturizer.
ARROWROOT POWDER (Buy it here):
Arrowroot absorbs oils/sebum beautifully and is also promotes natural healing as it penetrates the skin. Arrowroot Powder easily replaces talc or cornstarch in cosmetic recipes and formulations. It is also quite versatile, and can act as a thickener, opacifier, texture enhancer, binding agent, mattifier, moisture absorber, and color modifier.
KAOLIN CLAY (Buy it here):
The clay is a gentle cleanser for any skin type, extracting impurities and absorbing excess oils without causing inflammation or redness. Many people use kaolin clay for acne and for treating breakouts. Kaolin clay has been used for centuries to absorb excess oil from the skin, preventing breakouts before they begin. It's also perfect for helping to restore skin that's been damaged by frequent outbreaks of acne.
PEPPERMINT ESSENTIAL OIL (Buy it here):
Peppermint oil naturally cleanses the skin and has antiseptic and antibacterial properties. It has a cooling effect which soothes irritation and inflammation due to acne
LEMON ESSENTIAL OIL (Buy it here):
Lemon essential oil acts as an ingredient that fights exhaustion, helps with depression, clears your skin, kills harmful viruses and bacteria, and reduces inflammation. Its better to avoid lemon essential oil on skin an go into the skin as they can be photo reactive. That means it can cause skin darkening. But since it’s a deodorant it I applied it areas that do not touch direct sunlight. So don’t worry about this ingredient in this recipe. The same goes for grapefruit essential oil.
ROSEMARY ESSENTIAL OIL (Buy it here):
Rosemary Oil hydrates the skin, which helps to control oil production. It also provides an antibacterial surface for the skin, keeping acne at bay. Rosemary Oil's antiseptic properties are beneficial to skin conditions such as eczema.
GRAPEFRUIT ESSENTIAL OIL (Buy it here):
Grapefruit essential oil has potent antibacterial and antimicrobial effects. It displays antimicrobial properties against potentially harmful bacteria like Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, and Escherichia coli.
Here is the recipe:
Just Make sure to keep it away from water .
Do give me your ideas and suggestion as I am learning too.