Zero Waste DIY Recipes

Below are some simple DIY recipes to try out 

DIY Baking Soda Free Deodorant Recipe:

3-4 tbs Arrowroot Powder

2 tbs Shea Butter

2 tbs Coconut oil

1 tbs beeswax or candelilla wax (vegan) 

3 drops castor oil

15 drops Lavender essential oil

15 drops tea tree/ on guard essential oil


 Mix all ingredients together, melt and poor into container 

Baking soda free deterrent

Simple All Purpose Cleaner 


  • 1 glass spray bottle (or reused spray bottle)
  • 1 cup water
  • 1/2 cup distilled white vinegar
  • 15 drops essential oil(s) of choice 

Mix all ingredients and put in container 

Note: you can also add orange peals in a jar of vinegar, let sit for a week, strain and then use to create an infused orange vinegar for cleaning.

Recommended scents: 

  • Orange
  • Lemon
  • Grapefruit
  • Lavender
  • Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca)
  • Eucalyptus

Simple All Purpose Cleaner