This tongue cleaner is made from neem wood which has many medicinal dental benefits. People in both India and Africa have used neem twigs as tooth brushes for centuries. Neem twigs contain antiseptic ingredients necessary for dental hygiene. Neem helps to prevent and heal gum disease, prevent cavities, eliminate bacteria that cause cavities and inflammation of the gums, prevent bacteria from adhering to your teeth (reduce plaque), enhance mouth immunity in general, and through all this freshen the breath. Neem, has pain-relieving compounds that can reduce the discomfort of a toothache.
Features: Plastic free, Compostable, Biodegradable, Environmentally Friendly, Vegan
What is this tongue cleaner made of?
Packaging: Recycled Kraft paper box
Indians hold the neem tree in high regards. In traditional Indian medicine, extracts from its seeds and its leaves were used as treatment for many ailments. Neem wood is also strong and durable.
Various parts of the Neem tree possess astringent and antiseptic activity. Leaf extracts have been widely used in both traditional and conventional times to manufacture toothpaste and mouthwash in the oral care dentistry. Its antibacterial properties due to the presence of nimbidin, Azadirachtin, and nimbinin help to remove many oral aerobic and anaerobic pathogens existing in the oral cavity. Neem bark and leaf extract is most effectively used in preventing cavities and gum disease. Mouthwash containing Neem is a remedy for tooth decay, oral infections, prevents bleeding and sore gums. Twigs of Neem tree are used as chewing sticks by people all over India.
- Please keep the tongue cleaner dry to ensure its longevity. Dry with a towel after each use and store in a dry place.
- Please replace tongue cleaners every 3-4 months.
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