Make a homemade mouthwash that is pure, natural, organic, and alcohol-free with antiseptic action. It contains powerful ingredients like turmeric and clove to provide complete protection to strengthen gums and teeth. It kills oral germs, gives day-long fresh breath and protection from cavities to provide healthier oral hygiene.


The commercial mouthwashes are filled with chemicals that can cause dry mouth, bad breath, and make your teeth sensitive. This Ayurvedic mouth wash has anti-inflammatory, and cleansing properties that protect the oral cavity from infections and strengthen the gums. This mouthwash will fight irritation and inflammation, to improve your dental and oral health naturally and you can make it easily at home.

Turmeric – Turmeric is beneficial for bad breath, plaque, and cavities. It contains antiviral and antibacterial properties that help to deep clean the mouth by removing the bacterial infection, heal swollen or bleeding gums, and treat bad breath naturally.

Clove – contains antibacterial and anti-fungal properties that help to keep your breath fresh and clean. Clove is a popular remedy to soothe a toothache or minor cavities. READ MORE – TURMERIC CUBES FOR CLEAR, GLOWING AND HEALTHY SKIN


You will need –

  • Filtered water – 2 cup
  • Organic turmeric powder – 2-3 tsp
  • Whole cloves – 1/4 tsp
  • Food grade pure peppermint essential oil (optional) – 10 drops

To make – Add water to a saucepan and bring it to a boil, then add in the cloves and turmeric. Remove from the heat, cover the pan with the lid and let the spices infuse for about 10-15 minutes. Strain the mixture and add in the essential oil.

Give it a quick shake and swish 1-2 tbsp of this mixture around in your mouth for at least a minute and then spit it out. Do not swallow.

If you have a sore throat, then use this mixture to gargle 2-3 times a day to heal the infection and soothe the pain naturally. READ MORE – Oil pulling – Benefits and how to detox your mouth and body

Caution – Check if you are allergic to any of the ingredients mentioned above before use.