Strawberries are high in Vitamin C, which can help break-down plaque that is causing your teeth to look yellow. It also has an enzyme called malic acid, which may help to remove surface stains.
The salt acts as an abrasive portion of the paste, physically scrubbing away stain-causing gunk, and the baking soda is an extra touch that you can choose to leave out if you’d prefer (I just like to add it to anything involving my teeth.)
You will need
- 1-3 large strawberries
- -A pinch of seat salt
- -1/2 teaspoon of baking soda (optional)
- Mash the berries into a pulp, and add a pinch of sea salt and ½ teaspoon of baking soda, if you’re using it.
- Wipe any extra saliva off your teeth with a paper towel, and then apply a generous portion of the mixture to a toothbrush and apply. Let the mixture sit for 5 minutes, then rinse.
- Do this nightly