Bamboo Toothbrushes: Everything You Need to Know

Bamboo Toothbrushes: Everything You Need to Know

Using a bamboo toothbrush can be a great way to help heal the earth. Because it's made through sustainable practices and is biodegradable, those who are anxious about their carbon footprint on the world can benefit from using a bamboo toothbrush. For those who want to do their part in making the world a cleaner place to live, here's everything you need to know about organic toothbrushes.  
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A Sustainable Tooth Care Routine  and Zero Waste Dental Hygiene Tips

A Sustainable Tooth Care Routine and Zero Waste Dental Hygiene Tips

Zero waste is a philosophy that you live your life without wasting anything. Every material that makes up the items that you use are recyclable. You can reuse them in some capacity later. This might be difficult to achieve for some people because they're not aware of whether or not the materials in the items they use are biodegradable or recyclable. Some methods and materials may advertise as being zero-waste but may actually use methods that add to the carbon footprint after all. To ensure you have a sustainable and zero waste  tooth care routine, see our following tips
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Essential Oils That Can be Used For Oral Health

Essential Oils That Can be Used For Oral Health

Essential oils are extracted from medicinal plants, they are concentrated and powerful, all is needed is a few drops or a drop to experience their incredible benefits.  Ancient cultures used them for overall health, we at lucky Teeth use pure Organic undiluted essential oils, these active compounds  can be effective for tooth ache, bleeding gums, gingivitis, gum inflammation and other ailments.  
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How to Make Your Own Toothpaste

How to Make Your Own Toothpaste

Most toothpastes are loaded with harmful chemicals and even natural ones still have preservatives and binding agents. At Lucky Teeth we make a toothpaste that has no hidden ingredients, binding agents or preservatives. It is loaded with nourishing ingredients and has a delicious mild taste. We would like to share a simpler version that you might be able to make with things you already have at home. Continue reading and learn how to make your own toothpaste with readily accessible and natural ingredients.

This toothpaste recipe is safe for children!

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Is Mouthwash Necessary

Pros and Cons of Mouthwash: How Important Is Mouthwash For Teeth

Most people use mouthwash after brushing their teeth. While using mouthwash is a great way to remove lingering bacteria in your mouth, the kind of mouthwash you’re using could actually be damaging your teeth further.

Commercially made mouthwash doesn’t typically use food grade hydrogen peroxide which can negatively impact your enamel. Enamel is an important defense barrier that keeps your teeth from developing cavities and gum disease.
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How to Whiten Teeth Naturally

How to Whiten Teeth Naturally

When you visit the dentist, you expect them to take the very best care of your teeth. Unfortunately, some of the methods that they use can actually damage the enamel of your teeth. Everyone wants a white and bright smile, but the harsh chemicals that dentists use can also strip away the enamel from your teeth.

Instead of using harsh chemicals on your teeth, you can manifest a natural and brilliant smile by using organic toothpaste and other natural remedies with things you might already have at home.

For those who are looking for natural remedies to brighten their smiles, try the following methods on how to whiten teeth naturally.

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How to Heal Cavities Naturally?

Cavities commonly develop due to plaque and bacteria that develop on the teeth and gradually lead to decay. Many people can suffer from cavities due to improper oral hygiene or too by consuming acidic foods in the diet. The primary form of treating cavities is with fillings for a long-term solution that halts the decay. Dental professionals drill into the cavity and fill it with a white or metallic filling. Fortunately, there are several ways to heal cavities naturally and prompt the regrowth of the teeth to restore your smile.
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Why Use Organic Toothpaste?

Why Use Organic Toothpaste?

A product that we put in our mouths every day, more than once a day, deserves attention and research.
Why use organic toothpaste? I remember using Colgate when I was little and never felt there was a choice or anything wrong with it. It was the right thing to do, brush my teeth at least twice a day to keep them healthy and beautiful.

When did all this concerns about what is in our products started even to matter? Why is everybody going so crazy about "organic" or natural nowadays? "Our grandparents still alive" most of us reply!

Today we are bombarded with so many pollutants, radiation, and chemicals from outside sources that what we put in our bodies play an even more important role than ever. What we eat is important, the water we drink and bathe with is important, how many electromagnetic waves around us is important…

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Is baking Soda Safe for Teeth?

Why Use Organic Toothpaste?

RDA VALUES FOR BRUSHING YOUR TEETH WITHOUT DAMAGE TO GUMS AND/OR ENAMEL

Most toothpaste on the market contains abrasive particles (i.e. particles which are not water-soluble) including aluminum hydroxide, silicates and others. Such "scrubbing" compounds are added to help remove plaque and stains during brushing, and it's their quantity, particulate size and hardness which determine the degree of abrasiveness of a toothpaste.

To be able to measure a toothpaste abrasiveness, scientists use the RDA index (from radioactive dentin abrasion or relative dentin abrasion). Higher values indicating increasingly higher abrasiveness. The more abrasive power, the more likely enamel erosion will occur, which can easily open the way to tooth decay.   It's typically whitening toothpastes which top the list of abrasiveness while toothpastes formulated for sensitive teeth tend to be at the bottom.

 

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