Alley's Place
To access this forum please register for FREE or login!

Alley's Place

Formerly Mums Hangout, Alleys Place is all the same info but with a few added extras!
 
HomeHome  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  RegisterRegister  Log inLog in  
Welcome to Alley's Place - A Place to Network - Laugh - Enquire - Learn - Love - Chat - Be Yourself and Just Hang Out.
Latest topics
» Raw Chocolate & Hazelnut Brownies
Wed Feb 22, 2017 12:27 pm by AlleyRose

» A New Way to Cook Chips!
Wed Feb 22, 2017 12:22 pm by AlleyRose

» Food binges and how to beat them
Wed Feb 22, 2017 12:20 pm by AlleyRose

» Popular “Diet” Ingredient Now Linked to Leukemia and Lymphoma in New Landmark Study on Humans
Wed Feb 22, 2017 12:13 pm by AlleyRose

» Are you being tricked into shopping badly?
Wed Feb 22, 2017 8:05 am by AlleyRose

» Broccoli, lentil and mushroom salad
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:33 pm by AlleyRose

» David Cassidy: Ex-Partridge Family idol says he has dementia
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:24 pm by AlleyRose

» Spotting the illness that can cause sudden blindness
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:22 pm by AlleyRose

» Autism detectable in brain long before symptoms appear
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:14 pm by AlleyRose

» Monstrous Spiders and Centipedes
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:04 pm by AlleyRose

» Sir David Attenborough to present Blue Planet sequel
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:59 pm by AlleyRose

» As Australia scorches, sea ice spread around Antarctica hits a record low
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:52 pm by AlleyRose

» Welcome to the social media shopping mall
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:49 pm by AlleyRose

» Effective social media — a key business objective
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:47 pm by AlleyRose

» Pokemon Go NEWS: Hidden Niantic update solves BIGGEST Gen 2 problem
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:33 pm by AlleyRose

» Rocket League on Xbox One: Microsoft reveal free Xbox Live Gold plans
Tue Feb 21, 2017 9:29 pm by AlleyRose

» Jupiter Ascending - One Of My Favs!
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:28 pm by AlleyRose

» Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:25 pm by AlleyRose

» Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:23 pm by AlleyRose

» Why Your Grandparents Didn’t Have Food Allergies— But You Do
Mon Feb 20, 2017 11:08 pm by AlleyRose

Like/Tweet/+1








November 2017
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930   
CalendarCalendar






Whistle and Ivy


Moogly


Chocolate Chocolate and More


Confessions of a Homeschooler








Share | 
 

 3 Homemade Natural Ways to Fight Bad Breath (Recipes)

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
AlleyRose
Admin
avatar

Posts : 1436
Join date : 2014-02-14
Age : 49

PostSubject: 3 Homemade Natural Ways to Fight Bad Breath (Recipes)   Thu Nov 17, 2016 3:02 pm


1. Killer C Water

The water will keep your mouth moist, but most importantly, this drink will help kill the bacteria causing bad breath because oranges, strawberries, and kiwis are incredibly high in vitamin C, and vitamin C will create an acidic environment hard for bacteria to thrive in. Vitamin C is water-soluble, so you can indeed get its goodness by infusing the water with the fruit.
You will need…
-1-2 large oranges
-3 Kiwis
-4 Strawberries
-Roughly 2 liters of fresh tap water
-Glass jar or some kind of jug
-A squirt of lime (optional)



Directions
Slice up your fruit, it doesn’t matter what size really, as long as it can fit in your container. Place it in your jug and then pour in 2 liters of fresh water, filling it all the way to the top. Put the drink in the refrigerator and let it chill overnight, allowing all the vitamins to seep into the liquid. Drink in the morning along with breakfast, and whenever you feel the need throughout the day. This will keep up to a week in the refrigerator.


2. Make Lemon Juice “Candies”

Our salivary glands produce 3 pints of saliva every day. Far from just “spit” our saliva is really an amazing liquid that contains calcium and phosphorus for our teeth to absorb, fights off bacteria to prevent cavities (and bacteria that causes bad breath) and helps the flow of food and water pass through our mouth and throat. Because of the whole bacteria bit, dry mouth usually equals bad breath. If you find yourself in this situation, try doing a little more than just swigging water, and make ice cubes with lemon juice and- if you are ok with the taste-cinnamon. The water as it melts will obviously moisten your mouth, while the sourness of the lemon juice and the sucking action with start the saliva flow. Adding a dash of ground cinnamon is optional, but it has been found to be quite good at killing bacteria due to a component called cinnamic aldehyde.


You will need…
-Fresh tap water
-The juice of one lemon, or ½ cup pre-squeezed
-an ice cube tray
-Pinch of ground cinnamon (optional)


Directions
If you’re using it, put a small pinch of cinnamon in the bottom of the tray. Add 1 teaspoon of lemon juice to each compartment in the ice cube tray, and then cover with water. Give each a little stir, and then allow to freeze. When they are done, place them in a plastic bag and use something to crush them up once or twice so you still have decent sized pieces but you aren’t shoving a whole giant cube into your mouth. Keep this baggy in the freezer and suck on the ice whenever you need it. You could also leave them in cube form, and add to your drinking water to prolong the stimulating flavor. You can adjust the sourness by adding more or less lemon juice. Do be aware that too much acid can erode the enamel of your teeth if ingested in excess.



3. Utilize Natures Toothbrushes

Whenever you need a quick “brush up” but don’t have the chance to go grab your toothbrush, try snacking on any of the following foods. They not only kill bacteria, but are naturally fibrous enough to -“scrub” your teeth.
Apples: The high fiber content plus the encouraging of saliva production makes apples one of the top natural toothbrushes out there.

Celery and raw carrots: Firm and crisp these veggies “brush” your teeth and also have a high moisture content to help keep your whistle wet.


Cinnamon sticks: Just like ground cinnamon, chewing on a cinnamon stick will release essential oils that kill bacteria, and it has a good smell to boot. You can also make our homemade cinnamon mouthwash to get rid of bad breath.

Berries: Berries are high in antioxidants, which can help stave off the nasties that cause your mouth to have a bad odor.

Note: Be wary of mint
Mint does not kill bacteria, nor does it encourage salivation. It is the quickest of fixes, so be aware that if you pop one in before a date, it won’t be long until it wears off.
If you have bad breath, the first thing to do is brush and floss regularly. If you don’t have an underlying illness (such as tonsillitis) and brushing and flossing just isn’t doing the trick, try any of the above. Make sure to do your best and figure out what’s causing the bad breath (dry mouth? Excess bacteria?) So you know how to nip it right in the bud.

http://everydayroots.com/how-to-get-rid-of-bad-breath
Back to top Go down
View user profile http://alleysplace.forumotion.com
 
3 Homemade Natural Ways to Fight Bad Breath (Recipes)
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Alley's Place :: Health and Alternate Living :: General and Alternative Health-
Jump to: