If your using a regular toothpaste.Please, break up with it. And, read the label to the toothpaste compared to toothpowder.
One reason to break up with toothpaste is the FLUORIDE. FLUORIDE lowers your IQ. Harvard study has shown .While additional research has associated it with weak bones, thyroid suppression, lowered metabolic function & dementia .
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Glycerin is used in almost all toothpaste, because it helps create a pasty texture and prevents it from drying.
Glycerin can also coat the teeth in a way that prevents normal tooth remineralization.
SODIUM LAURLY SULFATE ( SLS)
SLS is a flaming agent & detergent that is commonly used in toothpaste, shampoo,& other products used to do things like, um, degrease car engines.
According to a study conducted by the Department of Oral Surgery & Oral Medicine in Oslo,Norway. Individuals who used a toothpaste containing SLS suffered from more ulcers ( canker soars) than those who used an SLS free toothpaste.( SOURCE)
TITANIUM DIOXIDE is used to make toothpaste look white. Titanium Dioxide is sometimes in its nano- particle form. ( SOURCE)
Our homemade toothpowder’s and its ingredients are based on your needs. If you want to focus on stains.Try our “ TOTAL MOUTH” TOOTHPOWDER. If you have very sensitive teeth . You might want to skip the organic aluminum free baking soda. Baking soda is a mild abrasive tooth polish that helps mechanically remove stains while other ingredients such as ; clay & activated charcoal draw them out. It also helps freshens breath.
RED REISHI uses Bentonite Clay in our “ GUM HEALING “ TOOTHPOWDER. Bentonite Clay is a gentle cleanser that is rich in minerals which support tooth remineralization. It’s detoxifying properties help freshen breath and fight gum disease, while it’s absorptive properties help remove stains from teeth.
SEA SALT contains 60 + trace minerals that aid in tooth remineralization. Salt is also highly antiseptic, which helps keep bacteria in check.
Feel free to browse through our RED REISHI products. Always, eat & stay HEALTHY!!