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.
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.
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
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