Shaving Powder Recipe

Shaving is one of the most convenient way to get rid of unwanted hairs while at home. You don't need to book an appointment and go to salon just to remove those hairs.

But this convenient way could become inconvenient sometimes because you have to have a shaving cream or foam before doing the act or else you might cut yourself or cause skin irritation and hair ingrown.

But have you ever heard of the thing called dry-shaving. It is a way of shaving your unwanted hair using the on-the-go shaving powder!

In this article you will learn have to create your very own shaving powder using only two ingredients: cornstarch and tea tree oil.

Cornstarch will make your shaving as smooth as possible because it eradicates sweat, moisture and stickiness on the skin. It also prevents tugging and pulling of the hair. While tea tree oild sanitizes the skin and has anti-microbial properties that prevents razor bumps and acne.

You will need: 

- 1/3 cup cornstarch
- 10 drops tea tree oil


1. Mix the two ingredients in a bowl.
2. Make sure they are mixed well no lumps can be seen.
3. Put the powder in a sealed container and store it in a cool dry place.

* Dust the shaving powder in your skin.
* Shave the unwanted hair gently in the opposite direction of the hair growth.