If you love natural products and care about what you put in – and onto – your body, opt for natural oral care that will effectively clean your mouth and nourish your body.
Olgani Naturals is a brand that cares about the health of the entire body and offers a completely natural oral health care option to protect and care for your teeth and gums. Olgani Naturals’ philosophy and core belief lies in proper oral and bodily care; because the body absorbs what we put onto and into it. The absorption properties of the oral mucosa are approximately two to three times higher than that of the epidermis, making the use of safe and healthy oral care products, critical. All Olgani toothpastes and mouth washes are made from specially selected medicinal plants and are completely edible – they’re as good for your body as they are for your pearly whites.
Here’s some good news for chocolate lovers – chocolate can actually be good for your teeth! Studies* have shown that chocolate may be more effective than fluoride in fighting tooth decay. “Real chocolate, made from cacao, contains compounds that help harden tooth enamel and has anti-bacterial properties that help fight plaque,” says Dirna Grobbelaar, Ivohealth’s oral hygiene expert. “It also has well-documented anti-inflammatory properties which can help prevent gum disease.”
Although bad breath is rarely the sign of a serious illness, it can cripple self-confidence, romance, relationships; even career prospects. No one wants to get close to someone with stinky breath, however much you love or value them. However, they are not always easy to avoid – up to 90% of people experience halitosis at some point and about one in four have a chronic problem.
Dirna Grobbelaar, Ivohealth’s oral hygiene advisor, qualified as an oral hygienist at the University of Stellenbosch in 1999. She has a special interest in beauty, and is up to date with all the latest techniques and information on teeth whitening. In addition to her consulting work with Ivohealth she continues to practice part-time at Intercare in Durbanville, keeping her up to date with latest trends, information and patient concerns. As the mother of twin boys and a daughter, Dirna has personal and professional experience in helping children maintain a healthy mouth and develop good oral care habits for life.
GUM is an international brand of innovative oral care products that have been designed to help prevent gum disease and achieve excellent oral health. GUM provides high-quality oral care products worldwide to consumers and dental professionals. GUM has developed a ‘Complete Care’ 3-step system for healthier teeth and gums: