10 DIY Toothpaste Recipes To Try At Home

Why make your own toothpaste when you can just go buy toothpaste at the store?

Shockingly, a lot of the ingredients in commercial toothpastes are horrible for your teeth and gums. They’re packed with carcinogens, artificial sweeteners and more. The foaming agent used in toothpaste, sodium lauryl sulfate, is a chemical surfactant that’s not good for us. Even fluoride, which is supposed to prevent cavities but fails, is ultimately toxic to humans.

If you’re concerned about what chemicals you put in your body, here are 10 toothpaste recipes you can make for yourself at home.