For individuals inclined to avoid all those anonymous ingredients NOT listed in commercial toothpaste, here is a simple recipe which provides cleaning power with anti inflammatory and antiseptic properties for healthy gums.
- Baking Soda – 2 parts
- Licorice Powder – 1 part
- Peppermint Essential Oil – 3 drops
- Myrrh gum Powder – 1/2 part
- Comfrey Root Powder – 1 part
- Plantain Leaf Powder – 1 part
- Green Clay Powder – 2 parts
- Sea Salt -1/2 part
Combine dry ingredients in a bowl. Drop in the essential oil, mixing well. Label. Store in an airtight container away from direct heat. Sprinkle powder onto a wet toothbrush and brush teeth as usual.
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