Coal tars, fluoride, aspartame, aluminum and benzene top the list of popular toxins that are being consumed by people using teeth whitening products.
Teeth whitening product warnings state, “This product may irritate your gums,” and “risk increases if the bleaching agent is incorrectly applied, as it should not come into contact with the gums.”
Ingesting high levels of these ingredients can cause headaches, rapid heart rate, tremors, confusion, unconsciousness and death. Hodgkin’s and Lymphomas result from inhalation. Used in detergents, drugs, pesticides and adhesives.
Many of the toxic chemicals leak from the trays containing the whitening gel onto surrounding areas inside the mouth. These bleaching agents affect the nerves within the teeth.
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This is why you should use this simple and effective method to whiten your teeth naturally.
To start, Hydrogen Peroxide is a bleaching agent, and can really help in whitening teeth. In fact, many over-the-counter tooth whitening products have as much as 10% of Hydrogen Peroxide.
And did you know that Sodium bicarbonate or baking soda in layman’s term is an active ingredient in many toothpastes and teeth-whitening products? The alkaline baking soda aids in neutralizing acidic bacterial wastes and facilitates an alkaline environment in your mouth that decay-causing bacteria do not develop well in.
Teeth Whitening Recipe
- Use a little natural toothpaste, mix in one teaspoon baking soda and one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, half a teaspoon water.
- Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes.
- Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want.
- Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.