Turmeric mouthwash for healthy gums and whiter teeth

Homemade mouthwash is super easy to make and you can make it with all natural ingredients that will benefit your overall dental health. Turmeric contains anti-viral and antibacterial properties that help to cleanse the teeth by removing the bacterial infection.

Turmeric mouthwash

Benefits of Turmeric Mouthwash

Turmeric mouthwash can be used to whiten teeth, prevent plaque, bad breath and gingivitis.

Cloves have antibacterial and anti-fungal properties. It helps to keep your breath fresh and clean. Clove is a popular remedy to soothe a toothache or minor cavities.

Turmeric mouthwash

You will need –

  • 2 cups of filtered water
  • 3-4 teaspoon of organic turmeric powder
  • 1/4 teaspoon whole cloves
  • 5 drops of 100% pure peppermint essential oil (optional) – for flavor and fresh breath

Method –

Bring the water to a boil and add cloves and turmeric. Remove from the heat and let the spices infuse for about 5-10 minutes. Strain the mixture and add in the essential oil.Give it a quick shake and swish the mixture around in your mouth for at least 1 minute, then spit it out. Do not swallow. READ MORE – OIL REMEDIES – amazing oils for beautiful skin and hair