posted on Jul, 4 2016 @ 02:22 PM
a reply to: SpecialSauce
Well it makes sense, we've been around for thousands of years before Crest and Colgate showed up. Surely there were natural ways of cleaning the
One thing I've noticed is a tendency for toothpaste to somehow make my breath smell bad. Growing up, I'd go several months between brushing my teeth,
and the complaints about bad breath only came in the short period after brushing. If I stop brushing my teeth for a few weeks, most of the odor in my
breath disappears. Then, I brush, and the next day my breath is rancid.
Whether this has something to do with ingredients in the toothpaste, or something like bacterial equilibrium, I don't know.
Wouldn't put it past toothpaste companies adding something like this to boost profits, but I don't exactly subscribe to the idea that they do.
edit on 4/7/16 by SpongeBeard because: conciseness