A beautiful smile is indeed priceless, why not protect our teeth from harmful factors naturally with homemade mouthwash recipes. There are several chemical based mouthwashes, however you can create your own solution right in your kitchen with a few and 100% natural ingredients.
Find the best from these homemade mouthwash recipes.
Homemade treatments highly contribute to your dental hygiene. The ingredients below have not only a whitening effect but also protect your gum tissue. Applying these recipes you’ll know exactly what the mouthwash contains, remember it’s affordable and doesn’t require the skills of a pharmacist to prepare a homemade mouthwash.
Vodka and Lemon Mouthwash
The following homemade mouthwash recipe is designed for keeping your breath fresh. The ingredients are simple and really surprising. Lemon is a natural bleacher that will gradually whiten your teeth and also disinfect your cavity.
The vodka is essential to enhance the circulation of blood in the gums by having an emulsifying effect.
All you need:
– 1 tbs. of vodka – 1 drop of lemon essential oil – 1 glass of warm water – 1 drop mint essential oil
Mix these ingredients into a bowl or a large glass. Use this solution as a gargle.
You can make a large quantity of it and store it in a bottle. Prepare this natural mouthwash when you feel the need for a lasting, fresh breath.
Baking Soda Mouthwash
This recipe is also a super-easy one, mixing chemical-free ingredients into a refreshing mouthwash. Essential oils will keep your gum healthy and protect your teeth from damages. All you need:
– ¼ teaspoon of baking soda – 2 ounces of water – 1 drop of Tea Tree oil – 1 drop of Peppermint oil
Use this mouthwash to rinse out your mouth repeatedly after carefully brushing your teeth. In fact you can use it as a gargle every time you ate smelly or spicy food or you have a slight toothache.
Take care, don’t swallow it, the essential oils should not get into your stomach. Be very careful!