Dr. Mercola, Premium Dental Care, Natural Mint Toothpaste with Tulsi, Fluoride-Free, 6 oz (170 g) (Discontinued Item)
By Dr. Mercola40 Reviews
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0.53 lbs (0.24 kg)
- Product Code: MCL-01236
- UPC Code: 813006012362
- Package Quantity: 6 oz (170 g)
- Dimensions: 1.5 x 7.2 x 2.4 in, 0.45 lbs (0.2 kg)
- Premium Dental Care
- Contains No Dye or SLS
- Tasty Mint Flavor
- For Clean and Bright Teeth
Brush teeth thoroughly after meals or at least twice per day. Supervise children until good brushing habits are established.
For best results, squeeze tube from the bottom and flatten as you move up the tube.
Recommended for ages 4 and up.
Calcium carbonate, xylitol, organic aloe vera juice, sodium bicarbonate (baking soda), essential oil blend (peppermint, eucalyptus, cardamom, anise), natural sodium lauroyl lactylate (from coconut oil and vegetable lactic acid), organic tapioca starch, carrageenan (from red seaweed extract), stevia leaf extract, licorice root extract, tea tree oil, tulsi oil.
iHerb Customer Reviews
Unlike many other toothpastes, this one is free of fluoride, sulfates, parabens, propylene glycol, PEGs and other synthetic additives, preservatives, dyes or harsh abrasives and contains all-natural and safe ingredients: calcium carbonate and sodium bicarbonate gently clean the teeth without damaging the enamel, xylitol, stevia leaf and licorice root extracts and a powerful blend of peppermint, eucalyptus, cardamom, anise, tea tree and tulsi essential oils prevent and reduce plaque and tartar build-up by killing harmful tooth decay-causing bacteria and stimulating the growth of tooth-protective, non-acidic bacteria, remove stains, strengthen the enamel, help prevent caries, gingivitis and parodontosis, heal sore gums, reduce redness and inflammation, fight halitosis and pro mote fresh breath, sodium lauroyl lactylate is a safe surfactant and emulsifying agent, organic tapioca starch is a natural viscosity increasing agent, carrageenan (natural, not its degraded and chemically processed variety, poligeenan) is a thickener made from seaweed. It doesn't even contain silica, which may be too harsh and abrasive for sensitive teeth and weak enamel, or glycerin, which may interfere with the remineralization of the tooth enamel. I personally love this toothpaste and would recommend it, but if you have acid reflux, gastritis or are just allergic to mint, this toothpaste is definitely not for you: it has a very strong mint flavor.
protection against cavities i give it 2 stars. Tea tree oil does not reduce plaque, just read an australian article about this. Also after 2 mnths of using another tee trea oil toothpaste i have 2 cavities in my wisdom tooth, and before i used fluoride paste and i had many infections and food trap behind the flap, still no cavity. So ill stick to fluoride paste as the benefits out weighs the negative. Also fluoride exists naturally and even lead cant be fully avoided as it exist in the soil. One can choose to live in fear and mind alone will affect you more than fluoride in it self does. But for removing tartar 5 stars. But its too abrasive for me to be using every day.