September 17, 2021

Can Essential Oils Help Receding Gums and Sensitivity?

Essential oils are definitely gaining popularity these days. Those in the natural health field are concerned that dangerous chemicals in conventional health products may hinder natural bodily functions. Patients are also looking to decrease the chemical and man made ingredients found in the majority of beauty and health products. One of the most common complains at the dental office is tooth sensitivity and problems associated with receding gums. The attraction to using essential oils in dentistry is that they may not pose such a risk to the body. Let’s go over gum recession, what kind of essential oils might be beneficial, and how to apply the oils to decrease teeth and gum sensitivity. Marisa, RDH and BURST ambassador is here to cover the basics and then some.