People pay much attention to their appearance, especially when it comes to their smile. We all want to have a beautiful smile but in order to achieve that, we need to have white and healthy teeth. Sadly, most of the people have bad vices sucuh as drinking coffee, smoking cigarettes, etc. which leave terrible stains on the teeth.
In order to remove the stains, people tend to use store-bought whiteners which often contain concentrated hydrogen peroxide. This ingredient actually does more harm than good to your teeth. So, instead of using chemicals, you should try to whiten your this with the following method which is all natural and the best part is that you probably already have the needed ingredients for its preparation.
- Coconut oil
- Peppermint oil
- Turmeric (powder)
How to make:
Prepare a paste with one teaspoon of coconut oil, several drops of peppermint oil and a teaspoon of turmeric powder. Mix all the ingredients well.
Once prepared, just apply the natural paste to your toothbrush and brush your teeth as usual. The results will soon be visible if you use this natural homemade toothpaste on a regular basis.
In order to be able to understand why this natural toothpaste works so well, we will explain you how turmeric works. As you already know, it originates from India, where people usually use it in the kitchen, but also for its medicinal properties. Besides its ability to whiten your teeth, it has anti-inflammatory properties as well. Due to them, it has the ability to promote better circulation around the gums and supports healthy oral bacteria.
On the other hand, it also eliminates harmful bacteria and germs that cause gum disease. It is important to mention that while turmeric is an effective catalyst for whiter teeth, it is a highly intensive dye as well which can destroy your clothes. This means you should use different toothbrush when you brush your teeth with this homemade toothpaste.
When it comes to coconut oil, it contains lauric acid which is a true cavity killer since it has the ability to neutralize the bacteria in your mouth. We use peppermint oil in the paste since it has antibacterial properties as well and it provides the mixture with a fresh taste.
Don’t hesitate and try this amazing homemade toothpaste and have a beautiful smile and white and healthy teeth.
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