Being conscious of what we put into our bodies is a part of our daily routine, however, it isn’t just about what we are consuming. Many different products can be replaced for natural, organic options such as skincare, haircare and even dental care.
Looking after your teeth and gums is a key step in maintaining good health and making the switch to all-natural dental products can be a wonderful choice for those looking to cut out as many artificial chemicals and additives as possible.
Natural dental care helps to limit the use of harsh chemicals which can cause damage to your teeth and gums over time. This can especially be an issue if you have already sensitive teeth and can cause the problem to worsen.
You may find that switching to natural products has no effect on your dental routine. This is because natural products do exactly the same job as ‘regular’ dental products, just without the additional chemicals.
A natural toothpaste will work just as well at removing plaque and stains from the teeth and neutralising bad breath as any mainstream product. Some of them may even work better!
For example, a natural toothpaste with coconut oil added is a fantastic option as coconut oil is known to have gentle natural whitening properties.
Another great natural dental care product is a natural toothbrush. Regular toothbrushes are often made with plastic and have hard, abrasive bristles that can sometimes be quite painful.
Bamboo or other organic materials make for great toothbrushes. They are made from natural fibres and materials and clean your teeth without irritating and inflaming your gums.