COCONUT OIL TOOTHPASTE for whiter teeth and healthy gums

Coconut oil is popularly used in oil pulling but did you ever consider using coconut oil in form of toothpaste? Coconut oil is a great teeth cleanser and polisher and can be used in a homemade toothpaste recipe which is all natural and non-toxic. Without much ado, let us get on with the recipe-

COCONUT OIL TOOTHPASTE for whiter teeth and healthy gums

BENEFITS:

Coconut oil- Coconut oil has anti-bacterial properties. It cleanses teeth and also polishes the enamel.

Baking soda- Baking soda buffs away surface dirt and thoroughly cleanses the teeth.

Peppermint oil- Peppermint oil has anti-bacterial properties. It also freshens breath.

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Things you need-

  • 2 tablespoons coconut oil
  • 1 1/2 tablespoons baking soda
  • 5 drops peppermint essential oil

COCONUT OIL TOOTHPASTE for whiter teeth and healthy gumsDirections-

In a bowl, combine together baking soda and coconut oil. Add in peppermint essential oil and mix well.

Use this as a paste to brush your teeth using a toothbrush.

COCONUT OIL TOOTHPASTE