I was skeptical at first, as anyone would feel when a “scientifically proven fact” is proven wrong. Curiosity has helped me realize that I have been told so much rubbish by some pharmaceutical companies in the past. It makes sense given the power of marketing and the influence has in our dental lives. Every day, weContinue reading “Why have a holistic approach to your dental care?”
Category Archives: Wellness
Chai latte benefits
Today we went out for lunch with a friend to a local coffee shop which makes the best Chai latte I have ever, ever tried. Unlike the usual chai lattes I have had before, this was full of fresh spices, and guess what, no sugar, but 100% delicious! I thought to ask to take theContinue reading “Chai latte benefits”
Dental care in later life
Until not so long ago, it almost seemed to be considered a law of nature: as you get older, you lose your teeth. It was seen as normal to expect to have one’s “third set of teeth” at some point of life. What is the most common teeth problem in older people? Root tooth cavitiesContinue reading “Dental care in later life”
Does mouthwash improve oral hygiene?
This is one of the most common questions I get every day. Commercials and advertisements tend to confuse everyone, so sometimes we end up paying for something that will damage our health, rather than benefit it. Yes, no, maybe The answer is yes and no. There are mouthwashes that are good for your oral healthContinue reading “Does mouthwash improve oral hygiene?”
Autumn is a special time for me, not only because nature looks stunning in those plum-honey-mustard-berry-tiger shades (full-color palette available in the closest park, or on Pinterest :P) but also because I feel an abstract melancholy, and an intense flow to nurture life at ease. Part of the seasonal joy includes using the time toContinue reading “Oil Pulling”
Healing with common herbs
I live in a magical city called London, which is extremely busy, highly polutted and for this reason at times seems nuts to grow something that will stay alive. However with little care, water and the random sunny hour of the day, herbs can truly show you what a miracle is!!!! What are herbs usefulContinue reading “Healing with common herbs”
The magic of baking soda
What is baking soda? – Sodium bicarbonate is a salt present in all bodily fluids and organs. It is found in the saliva, it is secreted by our stomachs, and it is necessary for digestion. Aluminium-free baking soda is perfectly safe to use to clean teeth, and it can even be taken as a supplementContinue reading “The magic of baking soda”
Tooth-body, fiery relationship
It’s 10am in the morning and I am comfortably sitting in the local café. Whilst I start browsing on the bookshelf in front of me, a book title catches my eye: “The body” by Bill Bryson. In a digital era and with my laptop in front of me, I stalk the author online before makingContinue reading “Tooth-body, fiery relationship”
Pick of the week 4!
Chapter 4 Before I start this very last chapter of the “Pick of the week”, I want to say thank you to each of you that visit this magic place that is so close to my heart. Here I feel creative and excited to resonate with others like you. We all going on different journeys,Continue reading “Pick of the week 4!”
Pick of the week 3!
Episode 3 Protagonist: Orange essential oil Boom booom bombastic!✨✨✨✨ Going back to the essential oils I wrote few months ago, I would like to introduce you to this MUST HAVE esential oil. Anxiety is a common problem for parents with children when going to the dentist. This feeling is often associated with an uncertain psychologicalContinue reading “Pick of the week 3!”