Virtually all commercial toothpastes contain one or both of two problematic ingredients: fluoride and glycerin. Fluoride, a mining by-product, is one of the bigger scams perpetrated on an unwitting public. Instead of being beneficial it actually damages teeth. Glycerin coats the enamel and prevents natural re-mineralization of teeth. The solution in avoiding those two items may be making your own tooth paste or tooth cleanser at home.
Here are some recipes you can make at home which contain neither fluoride or glycerin: Read more
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
Make Your Own Safe, Natural, and Healthful Toothpastes and Cleansers
You may want to make your own toothpaste if you want total control over the ingredients in your toothpaste and want to be sure the toothpaste is fluoride and glycerin free.