Toothpaste is one of the most used items in our homes and yet it is one of the most dangerous when you consider all the chemicals entering your mouth with every brush.
With an increase in diseases and ailments related to our over-polluted environment, food and everyday items, taking care of our health starts by adopting natural remedies, ingredients, and recipes for our most used items.
Today, we give you five natural toothpaste recipes to keep your mouth fresh all day while fighting cavities and preventing gum disease.
So, let’s start mixing.
1. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Wellness Mama
This natural toothpaste recipe like all others helps you avoid the bad ingredients in chemically made versions such as sweeteners, fluoride, triclosan, glycerin, and surfactants. Wellness Mama incorporates natural ingredients like baking soda (which is great for teeth whitening and odor control), coconut oil, small packets of stevia powder and a few drops of essential oils. Your mouth will thank you for this one.
2. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Ask the Dentist
Ask the Dentist states that a lot of natural toothpaste recipes actually can be harmful to the enamel and even microbiome. Their recipe includes coconut oil, bentonite clay, xylitol and baking soda. It is an awesome recipe to help fight disease and leave your mouth feeling clean.
3. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Pistachio Project
This natural toothpaste recipe contains much of what has been mentioned in the previous ones, but it uses peppermint oil to add that extra kick. Your mouth will be left feeling refreshed and sparkly clean.
4. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Food Renegade
This recipe by Food Renegade is a mineralizing toothpaste that is 100% natural and interestingly, edible. Yes, I said edible. It is packed with minerals to help build enamel and maintain healthy teeth and gums.
5. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Mommypotamus
Much of the toothpaste we buy off store shelves are made with ” IQ lowering fluoride.” This is why a natural toothpaste solution is important for not only your physical but also mental health. This natural toothpaste recipe by Mommypotamus is a great start to going natural and cutting out all the bs chemicals.
6. Natural Toothpaste Recipes: by Thank Your Body
The color of this natural toothpaste might not be the prettiest depending on your taste, but it is packed with just the right nutrients to help you build a healthy mouth. It includes awesome ingredients like bentonite clay and sea salt, you are already winning with these guys.