Turmeric Peppermint Coconut Oil Toothpaste Recipe
- 1 Tablespoon Coconut Oil
- 1 Teaspoon or 2 Capsules Turmeric
- 1 to 2 Drops Peppermint Essential Oil
- Mix all ingredients together to form a paste.
- Brush teeth as normal and rinse.
- Repeat Daily!
Turmeric is anti-inflammatory, contains antioxidants, and is antimicrobial. This makes it perfect for treating common dental problems like gum disease. (source)
Coconut oil is antibacterial, which makes it perfect for fighting bacteria that tends to grow in the mouth. It also reduces inflammation! (source)
On top of their fantastic health benefits, coconut oil and turmeric also work to keep teeth looking white and sparkly without the use of harmful tooth whitening strips or toothpastes.
If I had a choice between commercial toothpaste and this amazing turmeric peppermint coconut oil toothpaste, I would pick the latter every time! It is much healthier and will do more than just clean your teeth. This natural remedy is the complete package.