Receding gum is a very common problem nowadays. It occurs when the gums pull away from the teeth. It causing gap where the bacteria can be accumulated.
The problem of receding gum should be treated as soon as possible, because it causes tooth decay and infection.
Receding of the gums can be caused by different factors, such as gum disease, heredity, smoking and unbalanced hygiene. You should discover the cause in order to have an appropriate treatment.
There are some natural ways how to treat this problem:
1. Oil Gargel
Oil can fight plaque accumulation, so you should try gargle with sesame oil. It’s better to use warm oil, because it protects the teeth and gums.
2. Green tea
Regularly drinking green tea can kill the bacteria and alleviate gum inflammation.
3. Aloe Vera
You can prevent spreading the gum infection with Aloe Vera. It has good anti-inflammation and anti-bacterial properties. You can use Aloe gel as a mouth wash and you can also use it while brushing your teeth.
4. Eucalyptus oil
It is very good at killing bacteria in your mouth. Also, it can act as anti-inflammatory agent for swollen and infected gums. This oil can help soothe the irritated gums, because of the protective properties. The usage of the eucalyptus oil is very simple – just wash your mouth and rinse with water.
This resin can make your gums less prone to infections and bacteria. You can use this resin directly or you can apply in form of paste.
You can prevent gum damage by using yarrow. It has a very good astringent and antiseptic properties. Just rub your gums with leaves or flowers of yarrow.