Is it alright to swallow the toothpaste when you clean your teeth ?

Answer Won't harm you. But remember it will also have all of the detritus that you have just removed from your teeth mixed in with it!

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How to Keep Your Teeth Clean Using Toothpaste, Mouthwash, and Toothpicks?

Everyone wants nice, clean, white teeth. But the only way to get that is with expensive teeth whiteners and other products we can't even afford. Right? Wrong! Here is an easy way to keep your teeth... Read More »

Is brushing your teeth without toothpaste as effective as with toothpaste?

AnswerPractically yes, if you discount the beneficial effects of fluoride. AnswerYes, it is basically the same. There are lots of arguments against fluoride, too. Everything I have read so far, by... Read More »

How did people clean there teeth before toothbrushes and toothpaste was invented?

I believe they used things like chalk and coal. I would imagine it tasted pretty foul, so they probably didn't do it that often.

Does toothpaste with whitener whiten teeth more than regular toothpaste?

On One Hand: There Might Be Some ChangeMany studies have been performed on whitening toothpastes and some indicate a minimal change in tooth color. In 2006, a Consumer Reports study resulted in a s... Read More »