Turmeric is a well-known teeth whitening agent. It helps brighten your pearly whites and also helps prevent cavities and plaque. If you are worried about turmeric staining your teeth, use organic kasturi turmeric (does not stain) and rinse your mouth thoroughly. Below is a recipe for homemade turmeric toothpaste:
Turmeric powder- Turmeric powder has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial property. It also has amazing teeth whitening effects.
Coconut oil- Coconut oil has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties. It detoxes the mouth, makes teeth and gums stronger and also prevents tooth decay.
Baking soda- Baking soda has scrubbing effects that cleanses your teeth.
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Things you need-
- 1 teaspoon turmeric
- Enough coconut oil
- 1 tablespoon baking soda
In a bowl, add turmeric and baking soda.
Add in coconut oil little by little until you get a desired consistency. The texture should be thick.
Use this as a regular toothpaste everyday.