This is an amazing recipe for natural homemade toothpaste which will do wonders to your gum disease and cavities, and because of that you will feel no need to buy any other toothpaste.
There are various Ayurvedic toothpastes on the market, yet the best ones and the most efficient ones are the ones consisted of neem (Azadirachta indica). We will present you with a recipe that is pretty much reliable for maintaining healthy gums and teeth.
However, this homemade toothpaste does not have fluoride in its content, but it has antibacterial properties due to the presence of baking soda, coconut oil, and xylitol. This toothpaste is very easy to prepare as most of the ingredients are available and some of them you already have in your home.
- 3 tbsp of baking soda
- 3 tbsp extra virgin coconut oil
- 1 tbsp xylitol (or other sugar alternatives)
- 1 tbsp of neem powder
- 15 drops mint essential oil or other desired flavor
Method of preparation:
It is very simple; mix all ingredients in a bowl until you get homogenous texture similar to a paste. Be aware that depending on the room/bathroom temperature, coconut oil may harden. For better use, you can store the paste in a small glass jar. The use is like any other toothpaste, 3 times a day.