Commercial toothpaste is loaded with all kinds of chemicals that are harmful to your health. Check out this super easy homemade toothpaste recipe. This recipe gives you that just left the dentist office clean feeling.
~ 2 TBS Bentonite Clay
~ 1/2 TBS Baking Soda
~ 1/2 TBS Cinnamon
Mix ingredients together and store in a jelly size jar. I always add a drop of clove oil on my toothbrush before I add the toothpaste.
There are a lot of dangerous ingredients in commercial toothpaste. Below are just a few.
Triclosan, dangers include:
~ Liver and inhalation toxicity
~ Disrupts thyroid function
~ Linked to allergies
~ Endoctrine disruption
Sodium Fluoride, dangers include:
~ Lowers thyroid function
~ Bone Cancer
~ Disrupts immune system
Sodium Laureth Sulfate, dangers include:
~ Organ Toxicity
~ Developmental/Reproductive Toxicity
~ Endocrine disruption
~ Possible mutations & cancer