Making the switch: why natural organic oral care stands out

Making the switch: why natural organic oral care stands out

Navigating the toothpaste aisle at the supermarket can feel like diving into a sea of options, each promising different benefits. However, amidst the array of choices, understanding the fundamental differences between conventional and natural oral care products can empower you to make an informed decision. Today, we'll delve deeper into the advantages of natural organic oral care, focusing on the superiority of waterless toothpaste with a coconut oil base over traditional alternatives.

The Downside of Conventional Toothpaste

Traditional toothpaste has been a staple in people’s oral care routines for decades.These toothpastes typically contain a cocktail of synthetic chemicals and a significant amount of water as their base. While they might promise a multitude of benefits like whitening and tartar control, the reality is often far from ideal.

One of the primary concerns with regular toothpaste is regarding its ingredients.
They contain different chemicals as sodium lauryl sulfate (for the foaming action) which can irritate your mouth after long-term use, glycerin (to create a smooth texture) which leaves a coat on your teeth that inhibits remineralization and is a magnet for plaque, artificial flavorings  … (Gums, 2020) All of these have raised red flags due to their potential harm on our health. Moreover, because these have a high percentage of water in their formula, preservatives are needed to prevent bacterial growth, further adding to the chemical load. (Mohammed, 2023)

The Natural Alternative: Waterless with Coconut Oil Base

In contrast, natural organic oral care products offer a compelling alternative, particularly those formulated without water and instead utilizing coconut oil as a base, namely our toothpaste. Coconut oil, renowned for its antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties, serves as a potent ally in combating oral bacteria, bad breath and promoting gum health. It is also used in a traditional ayurvedic practice which is oil-pulling which has long been recognized for its efficacy in reducing plaque and gum inflammation. (Nasseem et al., 2017)

Moreover, the absence of water in natural toothpaste formulations eliminates the need for preservatives, ensuring a cleaner product that prioritizes oral health without compromising on effectiveness. While the initial cost of waterless toothpaste may be slightly higher, the investment in active ingredients directly benefits oral hygiene, outweighing the perceived price difference.

Exploring the Comprehensive Benefits

Making the switch to waterless toothpaste with a coconut oil base offers multiple advantages beyond oral hygiene. Firstly, it minimizes unnecessary exposure to synthetic chemicals, promoting gentler oral care that is safe for daily use. Secondly, the antimicrobial properties of coconut oil help maintain a balanced oral microbiome, reducing the risk of cavities, gum disease, and unpleasant breath.


Combined with natural ingredients

In order to maximize the benefits of our dental products, we use natural ingredients that all have their specific properties. First of all, activated charcoal can remove surface stains on your teeth. This is perfect for coffee and tea lovers as they really stain teeth. It is also known for absorbing bacteria in your mouth, and helping to remove bad bacteria, tartar and plaque. Our charcoal toothpowder will give you the extra whiteness you need ! (Petre, 2021)

Secondly, english peppermint essential oil has a cooling and numbing properties that can effectively soothe toothache. It is an antibacterial so it can kill bacteria in the mouth, fighting off cavities and gum disease. (Dresden, 202)

Next to that, tea tree essential oil is very powerful and has antibacterial properties and can relieve bleeding gums. Try out our oil-pulling tea tree mouthwash which is great to cure gingivitis!

Lastly, spearmint essential oil is naturally anti-inflammatory and antibacterial. (Groves, 2023)


Contrasting Short-Term Costs with Long-Term Gains

While traditional options may seem cheaper upfront, the long-term benefits of waterless toothpaste with a coconut oil base far outweigh the initial cost. On the long term, coconut oil helps to reduce plaque, gingivitis and it can even have a whitening effect. Moreover, when using natural ingredients their benefits can really come through when used over the long run.


In conclusion, embracing natural organic oral care, particularly waterless toothpaste with a coconut oil base, represents a significant step towards holistic oral health. By making informed choices and prioritizing products free from synthetic chemicals, individuals can safeguard their oral well-being. Make the switch to natural organic oral care today and experience the transformative benefits firsthand. (Firdous, 2020)