My son is 12 years old and doesn’t like applying messy creams so I did two things:
Roll-on deodorant – I popped out the ball, washed the container, filled it with olive oil and put the ball back in. He can apply it anywhere easily and not touch it.
Deodorant stick – I grated beeswax and heated it and olive oil and poured it into a deodorant stick container, it cooled to form a stiff stick that he can apply anywhere and not touch it.
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