Make your own natural deodorant with just 6 ingredients

Simple Natural Deodorant

A natural deodorant with no chemicals
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 small deodorants
Author Vicki Montague - the Free From Fairy


  • 3 tbsp coconut oil
  • 1 tbsp beeswax pellets
  • 55 g bicarbonate of soda
  • 30 g cornflour/tapioca starch/arrowroot
  • 5 drops doTerra lemon essential oil
  • 5 drops doTerra lavender essential oil


  1. Melt the coconut oil and beeswax pellets, either in a bowl over boiling water or in the microwave in 30 second blasts
  2. Stir in the bicarbonate of soda and cornflour to make a paste
  3. Allow to cool a little before stirring in the essential oils
  4. Pour into two deodorant sticks and allow to set before using
  5. NB if you live in a very hot country you may need to store in the fridge