Oil pulling is an ancient Ayurvedic practice that involves swishing oil in your mouth for 15-20 minutes to remove bacteria and toxins.
It is said to have a wide range of health benefits, including improved oral health, whiter teeth, fresher breath, and reduced inflammation.
How to do oil pulling:1. Choose an edible oil, such as coconut oil, sesame oil, or sunflower oil.2. Put 1 tablespoon of oil in your mouth.
3. Swish the oil around your mouth for 15-20 minutes, forcing it through your teeth and gums.4. Spit out the oil into the trash (do not swallow it).5. Rinse your mouth with warm water.
Benefits of oil pulling for oral health:– Reduced plaque and gingiviti– Whiter teeth– Fresher breath– Stronger teeth and gum– Reduced risk of cavitie
Oil pulling can be done once or twice a day.
Coconut oil is a popular choice for oil pulling because it has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties.
Oil pulling is generally safe for most people. However, it is important to note that oil pulling is not a substitute for brushing and flossing your teeth
– Use the highest quality oil you can find.– Start slowly and gradually increase the amount of time you spend oil pulling.– Swish the oil around your entire mouth, including your teeth, gums, and tongue.