Natural Oral Care

What are Prebiotics and How are they Related to Probiotics?

Prebiotics are related to the promotion and growth of beneficial micro-organisms that make up part of the resident microbiota of the mouth. Probiotics have to do with viable microorganisms of the intestinal microbiota. Working together, prebiotics and probiotics play a significant role in oral health, intestinal health and overall body health... Probiotics are living organisms in foods, and prebiotics are the non-digestible ca...

The Oral Microbiome an Essential Part of our Immune System

The oral microbiome is an essential component of our “salivary immune system,” and the first line of defense against disease. Thus, our immune system actually begins in the mouth. Our mouth can be a hospitable environment for many microorganisms, both good and bad.  This is largely due to the fact that our mouths are a very warm, nutrient-rich environment,  continuously bathed with saliva. The ...

What is The Oral Microbiome and Why is It Important For Our Health

Contrary to what the toothpaste and mouthwash commercials tell you, it is not in your best interest to kill all of the germs in your mouth. In fact, some of the germs living in your oral cavity are essential for healthy living. To fully grasp the importance of the oral microbiome, one first needs to understand the importance of our intestinal microbiome. The intestinal microbiome regulates much of our health and well-being includi...

Why You NEED To Make The Switch to Natural Toothpaste

Why Use A Natural Toothpaste? Most people are misinformed when it comes to the subject of natural toothpaste. Unfortunately, we are programmed to believe that all-natural products are not as effective as commercially successful hygiene products. This, however, is undoubtedly not the case, especially when comes to toothpaste. In reality, natural toothpaste is 100% more efficient for cleaning our teeth. Natural toothpaste is effect...

Can Remineralizing Your Teeth Heal Tooth Decay?

The healing of a cavity involves ‘remineralizing' the affected tooth; a process also referred to as ‘arrested decay.' Remineralizing a tooth doesn't mean the damaged tooth grows back. However, through remineralization, the tooth can return to its normal function and stop, or 'arrest' further decay. Remineralization - A Natural Approach to Prevention of Tooth Decay Remineralization does not involve the 'recovery' of the...

Can Tooth Decay Be Stopped or Reversed Without Invasive Dental Treatment?

Ninety percent of all people get cavities. That's a lot of cavities! Ninety-nine percent of all people don't like to get their cavities drilled out and filled by a dentist. So, it should be no surprise to learn that many folks look to natural ways to prevent and treat tooth decay. These folks are looking for alternative means of oral therapy, especially alternatives that do not involve invasive dental treatment (drilling). Are Ther...