Who would have thought that swishing oil in your mouth for 10 to 20 minutes a day would be the cool thing to do. But it seems like everyone is “pulling oil” these days, from your favorite bloggers and magazine writers to your local news anchor. Thousands of people are posting videos on YouTubeRead more ›
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The Daily Beast reports that oil pulling, a 3,000-year-old Ayurvedic practice, is the latest grooming trend to get the blogosphere in a tizzy. Practitioners claim that the simple process can whiten teeth, destroy halitosis, and even improve heart health. But why, suddenly, is this ancient techniqueRead more ›
Hey guy! I love practicing oil pulling in my holistic dental care routine! Oil pulling is great for naturally whitening your teeth, keeping your teeth
Oil Pulling: Beyond Belief Health Benefits Staying Well With Dr. Mary
The most obvious result of oil pulling is improved dental health. Teeth become whiter, gums pinker and healthier looking, and breath fresher. That alone makes it worthwhile. What is really remarkable is that the health benefits don’t stop there. Many health problems, including those which medical sRead more ›
By Jessica T. Emery, DMD
For the record, a regular oil-pulling routine should not replace routine dental visits and traditional at-home oral care. Oil pulling does not reverse the effects of tooth decay, and it’s important that patients are made fully aware of that. That being said, I do believe
Oil pulling, also known as pulling oil, oil swishing, and Kavala gandusha or gandusha, is an ancient practice of moving oil around your mouth to remove toxins. It has become popular again in recent years as an easy way to improve your health without a lot of effort.
It’s also my favorite way to stRead more ›
Part of the traditional Southeast Asian diet, coconut oil has taken our country by storm. It is sometimes hailed as a superfood and sometimes criticized as a fad. What is the truth behind this tropical food?
Coconut oil is a fat taken from coconut flesh. Coconut oil comes from dried coconut treatedRead more ›
(SCRIPPS) – Grab some #coconut oil and start swishing.
#oil pulling, or the practice of swishing oil around in your mouth for 20 minutes, is gaining popularity.
The practice has roots in Ayurvedic medicine and oil pullers believe it has positive effects, such as healthy gums and whiter teeth, accoRead more ›
Coconut oil is a miracle product, and Shailene Woodley recognizes its benefits in an interview with Into the Gloss.
“You can do something called ‘oil pulling’ where you swish coconut or sesame oil in your moth when you wake up and spit it out. It’s amazing!” she told ITG, ”It really makes your t