Oil pulling is a relatively new trend in oral hygiene, but it has quickly become a very popular topic. The act of oil pulling has actually been around for 3000 years when it was developed in Ayurvedic medicine for cleaning and detoxifying teeth and gums. It’s very important to note that while oil pulling can have benefits on your oral hygiene, it should never replace your traditional oral care or routine dental visits. (more…)
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Chances are, you’ve seen in lurking in your Facebook news feed, autoplaying in advertisements on Instagram, and maybe even on your friend’s snapchat. It’s the latest trend that’s turning teeth (temporarily) black and some advertising agency’s wallet green. What are we talking about? Charcoal toothpaste! Is charcoal toothpaste actually an effective part of your dental hygiene routine? (more…)
We all know that we need to floss, but many people don’t necessarily follow through. Whether or not you realize it, there are two main types of floss on the market—waxed and unwaxed. Each type has its own strengths and weaknesses, so here’s the lowdown on the differences between the two. (more…)
Bad breath can be a major hindrance to your everyday life. It can ruin a promising date, a solid job interview, or even just an evening with friends. Ok, bad breath might not completely ruin all of those things, but it is a major indication that your mouth is not in the best health. That’s why we’re going to be talking about how you can defeat bad breath using the power of good hygiene. Are you ready to learn more? Well, here we go!