PLANT DEODORANT || clay-based blend to heal and freshen axillas
◼️ INGREDIENTS: Raw Virgin Coconut Oil*, Raw Cocoa Butter*, Raw Shea Butter*, Candelilla Wax, Arrowroot Starch*, Baking Soda (aluminum-free), Kaolin Clay, Jojoba seed Oil*, Vitamin E oil (non-GMO)
◼️ TO USE:
Hold deodorant to skin to soften product with body heat. Apply a small amount gently to underarm area.
▪️ Raw Virgin Coconut oil: repairs and strengthens tissues, softens, helps retain moisture, soothes chapped lips, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antiviral, treats eczema and psoriasis
▪️ Raw Cacao Butter: prevents dry skin and peeling, stimulates collagen production and retention, soothes burns, rashes, infections, anti-inflammatory, hydrates and heals
▪️ Raw Shea Butter: nourishing and moisturizing, promotes collagen production, soften and strengthens skin, prevents drying, reduces wrinkles, soothes redness and inflammation
▪️ Candelilla Wax: astringent, diminishes hyperpigmentation, nourishing, treats scaly skin, reduces fine lines & wrinkles
▪️ Arrowroot Starch: helps balance body's pH, draws out poison from insect bites and wounds, good source of folate and potassium, helps treat gangrene and smallpox, helps absorption of other oils, treats ulcers and wounds
▪️ Baking Soda: fights body odor, helps absorb moisture and sweat, prevents sweating and bad odor
▪️ Kaolin Clay: detoxifies skin, treats acne, purifies pores, reduces inflammation of the skin, soaks up sweat and oils from underarms, neutralizes odor
▪️ Jojoba Oil: locks in moisture, protects from external elements, balances sebum production, prevents dermatitis and skin infections, anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial
▪️ Vitamin E oil: anti-aging, protects from UV damage, and repairs skin
▪️ When switching to natural deodorant, the body will sometimes detoxify and readjust to stop reacting from the chemicals it once received. Allow a week or two to transition. You may a stronger odor for a few days. This is natural! Be patient and your skin will heal from toxin damage.
▪️ Wait 30 minutes to an hour before applying product to freshly shaven skin.
▪️ Try to give your axillae a break by avoiding application of deodorant at night. This allows the sensitive and lymph-node rich skin of the armpit area to breathe, detoxify, and metabolize wastes through the skin's surface.
Keep out of direct sunlight and extreme temperatures. Store in a cool, dark, and dry place to protect medicinal properties from oxidation.