Lavender Dusting Powder

Keep your home clean and smelling fresh by sprinkling this powder on fresh bed linens, or use to deodorize shoes or perfume bureau drawers.
 
¾ cup Bentonite or French White Clay
1 cup Cornstarch
¼ cup Baking Soda
¼ cup dried Lavender Buds, finely ground
30-35 drops Lavender Essential Oil
 
In a mixing bowl, combine the Clay, Corn Starch and Baking Soda. Using a Cuisinart or mortar and pestle, grind the Lavender Buds to a fine consistency and meld into blend. Add 30-35 drops Lavender Essential Oil (or more if you prefer a stronger scent), and disperse into powder. Transfer to a jar or paper container with shaker lid.