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Here’s how to get rid of tartar without the help of dentist

Tartar is a plaque of residue that calcifies on the teeth. According to researchers, it is the calcium and phosphate deposited on the teeth that give it this hard consistency.

By letting the pie accumulate, we risk the spread of bacteria which then causes inflammation of the gums.

With the following techniques, you can get rid of it yourself without having to go to the dentist.

1- The method of the toothpick

To practice this method you need:

1 toothbrush

1/2 spoon of salt

1/2 cup warm water

1 cup of hydrogen peroxide

1 toothpick

Baking soda

An antiseptic mouthwash

Mix the bicarbonate with salt and a little water. Brush your teeth with the paste and then spit well. Then, mix the oxygenated water with water and make a mouthwash, rinse well with clear water.

Finally, take a toothpick and remove tartar (the first part of the treatment has softened the plaque, rinse your mouth with the antiseptic mouthwash and you’re done.

Here's how to get rid of tartar without the help of dentist

2- The fruit method

Rub the tartar plate for 10 minutes with a slice of lemon or strawberry. The acidity of the fruit will soften the plate allowing you to get rid of it more easily with a toothbrush.

3- The method of baking powder

Dissolve some baking powder in water and brush your teeth with the mixture. Not only will you get rid of tartar, but also whiten your teeth at the same time.

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