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Oil Pulling

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       Oil pulling originated in India as part natural healing practices  in ancient Ayurveda, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). Ayurveda is a holistic system of medicine that was formed around 3,000 to 5,000 years ago. 

Oil pulling used sunflower and sesame oils as a way to prevent bleeding gums, decay, dryness of throat, oral malodor, cracked lips and for strengthening teeth, gums and the jaw. 

 

Types of Oil: Sunflower, Coconut, Sesame & Olive.

Make sure to oil pull first thing in the morning before you brush , drink or eat anything. 

How To: Swish 1–2 tablespoons of oil in your mouth and between your teeth for 10–20 minutes. (making sure that you don’t swallow any of the oil)

https://www.livescience.com/50896-oil-pulling-facts.html

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