For the average person, having a mouth full of pearly whites can be challenging, expensive, and unnatural. Excessive use of bleaching products and whitening strips can do some serious damage to our tooth’s natural enamel. For those of you who want to whiten your teeth the natural way, Miss Domesticated has you covered!
This all-natural DIY paste makes your wallet happy and keeps your teeth naturally white!
What You’ll Need:
1. Aluminum-Free Baking Soda: Studies have found that baking soda is great for removing stains and killing harmful bacteria in the mouth.
2. Hydrogen Peroxide: A natural bleaching agent, hydrogen peroxide keeps your teeth white and shiny. Make sure the hydrogen peroxide is food-grade. Drug store brands are often not safe for digesting.
3. Peppermint Essential Oil: Add flavor and freshen breath without the harsh chemicals.
Let’s get started!
First step is to place 1 tsp of aluminum-free baking soda and 2 tsp of hydrogen peroxide into a small bowl.
Next, you’re going to stir the mixture into a paste-like consistency and get your peppermint oil ready!
Then, go ahead and add in 1-2 drops of the peppermint oil. This will give the paste a great minty taste. Keep mixing.
Lastly, now that your paste is made; brush your teeth and watch your smile shine.
In just a few short minutes you now have an organic home-made paste!