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Brushing Your Dog’s Teeth. I chose to research using essential oils as an adjunct treatment in the treatment of human dental disease. After just one day, the swelling began to diminish and the redness decreased. Add two drops of clove essential oil to a cup of lukewarm water. As we know, the benefits of essential oils are far more than aromatic. Also, since it is recommended to keep essential oils away from a dog’s nose, if you’re not adept at using a spray, there’s a pretty good chance you’ll get some in his nose. Using a dropper or pipette, place 1-3 drops (depending on the size of the dog. One of the best essential oils for gum disease is clove essential oil. Peppermint is not quite as strong, but will add a pleasing flavor to the mix. Aromatherapy has not been evaluated by the FDA. Below are two simple ways to apply the It is a common flavoring agent for pharmaceuticals. Tea tree – Tea tree oil is antiseptic, antibacterial, antifungal, and antiviral and can help keep damaged, inflamed gums from getting infected. Though my research did not conclusively show that essential oils are beneficial, they did not show that they were NOT. In Morocco it is considered a diuretic. This is why a yearly exam is so valuable. It works as effectively as the antiseptic Chlorhexidine to eliminate bacteria.
Peppermint oil is a valuable essential oil for receding gums. You can also use a dental gel that allows you to rub the product on your dog’s gums, or use a washcloth to gently scrub his teeth and gums to help remove buildup. After a week, the infection was gone. Essential Oils in Dentistry We know from childhood visits to the dentist that bacteria in the mouth cause all sorts of disease and ill effects, but we also know from growing interest in holistic oral health that not all bacteria are bad. Essential oils are used for a variety of ailments and prevention, and are believed to aid the mind, body, and spirit. So, I made sure to dilute anything I used for my dog. Cinnamon is another essential oil that can be used to treat gingivitis because of its antimicrobial potency that fights against the bacteria responsible for gum disease and also stimulates blood circulation to the gums, in turn promoting healthy gums. The Rife Handbook of Frequency Therapy and Holistic Healthcontains more information on herbs and essential oils, including recipes for nasal washes. Any information provided is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.