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How to Make Natural Homemade Toothpaste

This recipe uses a base of coconut oil, baking soda, and bentonite clay.

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Then I add essential oils. Essential oils are antibacterial to help kill germs and freshen breath.

I also add Stevia to sweeten the toothpaste so the kids will use it. But if you want to leave it out, go ahead. It isn't necessary.

You've probably heard debates over fluoride in commercial toothpaste due to its potential risks associated with excessive intake.

The beauty of making your own paste at home is that most recipes don't include fluoride - so no worries.

Natural ingredients may seem costly upfront compared to commercial pastes right off the shelf; however, consider how little you use per batch.

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