Teeth and Lip Discoloration:

 

• The loss of colour of the teeth and lips is harmless

• But it affects self esteem and confidence of a person

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Inflammation of the mouth roof

• Chronic bad breath

• Brown stains on the teeth

• Tooth decay

• Sticky tar deposit on teeth

 

Causes:

 

• Smoking is the primary cause

   o It leads to decreased blood flow in the mouth  

   o This deprives gums of nutrients

   o It also decreases vitamin C

   o It increases mouth temperature

• Harsh mouthwashes

• Fluoride in water or toothpastes

  o It can also be a symptom of medical conditions like:

  o Enamel diseases

  o Chemotherapy

  o Radiation

 

Natural home remedy using strawberries and baking soda:

 

1. Crush 6 strawberries

2. Add 2 tsp of baking soda

3. Mix well

4. Apply on the lips

5. Leave it overnight

 

Natural home remedy using lemon and honey:

 

1. Lemon acts as a bleaching agent.

2. Take 4 tbsp of lemon juice

3. Add 2 tbsp honey

4. Mix well

5. Massage on the lips and teeth for 5 min everyday

 

Natural home remedy using clarified butter:

 

1. Apply clarified butter on your lips

2. Do this every night

3. This will make your lips beautiful and smooth