For your zero waste lifestyle, toothpaste is one of the first products you may concern. Toothpaste tube is totally wasteful and cannot be recycled because it is usually made from plastic. Thus, making your own toothpaste is a nice way to reduce the consumption of plastic. In addition, you can control what ingredients in your paste, which is good for your health as well. You can just use the container to keep your homemade toothpaste, you can easily clean it and reuse it. No tube, no plastic, no waste.
Here are the positive impact of making your own toothpaste so now let’s start. We will show you the essential ingredients and the recipe to make your own natural toothpaste.
Ingredients: to make your own toothpaste, you just need three ingredients which easily find in the bio store, organic shop or you can buy it online on Kami Basics: baking soda, organic coconut oil, organic essential oil and stevia.
- Take 6 tablespoons baking soda, 6 tablespoons coconut oil, 25 drops essential oil (choose the flavour you like) and 1 teaspoon stevia (depending on your taste)
- Mix all the ingredients in a bowl. Make a text with your toothbrush to make sure it is mixing well.
- Pour the mixture in a glass container and seal it up until ready to use.
Now you can enjoy your toothpaste. Just three simple steps and easy found ingredients, you can make homemade toothpaste. This is not only for your zero waste lifestyle but also for your health. This recipe is being used by thousands plastic warriors!! Yet if you are not 100% comfortable with it, ask your dentist for his green light
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