While natural remedies for cleaning the teeth and gums may be trending, many doctors believe that they could do more harm than good.
Which practices should you curtail in order to avoid dental problems?
– Fluoride-free toothpastes will not protect teeth from decay.
– Frequently drinking hot water and lemon will erode enamel and harm your teeth.
– There is no proof that “oil pulling” has any positive impact upon oral hygiene.
”In terms of brushing your teeth with charcoal or apple cider vinegar, both Dr. Atkins and Dr. Eskander add the ‘natural remedies’ could do more harm than good.”