Teeth yellowing or staining is quite common and if you have a habit of drinking more black tea and coffee, you probably also have stained or yellow teeth. There are a lot of teeth whitening devices and beauty treatments available but before you splurge, try using the below natural whitening tooth powder-
Turmeric powder- Has brightening, whitening, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial benefits.
Charcoal powder- Adsorbs dirt and stain and cleanses the enamel.
Baking soda- Buffs away plaque and helps brightening teeth. also cleans the mouth.
Clove powder- Has gum healing, anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties.
RECIPE FOR NATURAL WHITENING TOOTH POWDER:
Things you need-
- 1/4 cup turmeric powder
- 1/4 cup activated charcoal powder
- 1/4 cup baking soda
- 1 tablespoon clove powder
In a mixing bowl, add turmeric powder and charcoal powder.
Add in baking soda and clove powder and mix everything well.
Transfer to an easy to use container.
To use, simply take some on your palms and dip wet toothbrush into it and brush.