There are some Ayurvedic toothpastes on the market, but this one is the most effective one and it contains neem (Azadirachta indica). It effectively treats gum issues and cavities, and supports teeth and gum health.
It does not include fluoride, and has potent antibacterial properties, due to its powerful ingredients, baking soda, coconut oil, and xylitol.
Since they are easily available, the preparation of this homemade toothpaste is simply and quick.
You will need:
- 3 tablespoons baking soda
- 1 tablespoon neem powder
- 3 tablespoons extra virgin coconut oil
- 1 tablespoon xylitol (for taste).
- 15 drops of mint essential oil/aroma.
Virgin coconut oil is also an important addition to this natural teeth whitener due to it’s antimicrobial properties.
You should mix all ingredients in a suitable container, in order to prepare a paste. As coconut oil may harden depending on the outside temperature, store the paste in a glass jar.
You should use this natural toothpaste like you use regular toothpaste types, at least three times a day. This will whiten your teeth, treat gum disease, and heal cavities.