Gum disease is a condition that nobody wants to face, and fortunately, there are many natural intervention methods that help in its prevention. Oil pulling is a new technique in which coconut or sesame oil is used remove toxins from the mouth. Brushing with a homemade paste that includes garlic and turmeric can help remove any bacteria that is present within your mouth in order to protect against potential gum disease. Even just adding tea tree oil to your toothpaste can help by providing anti-inflammatory properties.
- Many people know that their oral health is very important and they brush and floss twice daily but this might not be enough to stave off gum disease.
- Two gum diseases that can occur is gingivitis and periodontitis which are caused by plaque and only dentists can remove them.
- One of the home remedies to alleviate gum disease is using a solution of salt water and peroxide.
“If your dentist has given you the talk about inflamed gums, you’ll want to know these 10 home remedies to alleviate gum disease.”