4 Ways To Use Lemon To Treat All Of Your Oral Problems

The lemon juice  is amazing ingredient that going to make your drink taste a bit sour  but could be used for many more causes than flavor enhancer. Lemon juice acid is going to help you eliminate the bacteria that are located in your mouth and will prevent any infections and help you maintain your oral health.

It will heal your bleeding gums and alleviate toothaches, and, it will help you eliminate the plaque from your teeth, and what is best it is going to eliminate the bad breath in no time! Drawbacks  of lemon juice  is that  if you use it too much it can also damage your teeth.

How to use lemons to treat different teeth and gum problems.

Whiten Teeth

Things that cause  yellow teeth are coffee, tea, wine, and smoking and as you might already found out the whitening of your teeth is going to cost you a fortune to do. You can prepare a teeth whitening paste to eliminate all of the stains from your teeth and give you the amazing, white smile you have been dreaming of. Lemon is a natural bleaching agent which is going to clean your teeth from all of the stains and whiten them forever and the other  ingredient is the salt.


  • A table spoons of salt
  • Two or three tablespoons of lemon juice


You should mix all of the ingredients well until you get a paste like mixture. Brush your teeth with the paste gently in circular motions,  than  leave it on for a couple of minutes and than rinse it with pure cold water. In order to get the best results out of it do this treatment two times per week.

Because of the fact that lemon has citric acid in it do not do this treatment more than two times per week, and this acid is going to damage your tooth enamel, thus making your teeth even more yellow.

Eliminates Bad Breath

You get a bad breath  not only by garlic and onions, you can get it  when you have a dry mouth or when the saliva that you produce is reduced. The saliva is helping your mouth in destroying the bacteria.

The lemon help you in the battle against the bacteria prevent the dry mouth and also eliminate your bad breath. This is result of the anti microbial properties of the lemon are.


  • Some water
  • Three tablespoons of lemon juice


In order to use it to gargle in your mouth and spit it out after that you can use some lemon juice. In order to prevent high acidity levels in your mouth because of the lemon juice, this can damage your tooth enamel so use the water to wash your mouth.

Strengthens Gums

Because of the high levels of vitamin C and anti-inflammatory properties will also heal your bleeding gums lemon can strengthen your teeth and gums.


  • 2 tbsp. of lemon juice
  • 1 glass of water


To a glass of water add 2 tablespoons of lemon juice.

After eating your meals rinse your mouth with a solution of water and lemon juice. By applying lemon juice directly onto the gums treat your bleeding gums.

Alleviates Toothache

One of the more common tooth problems that people from all over the world are suffering is decaying of teeth. This ingredient that is going to help you stop that. The vitamin C in the lemon  will help you treat infections in your dental cavity, and will reduce the toothache by implementing nothing more than a bit of lemon juice.


  • A tablespoon of lemon juice


Into a bit of lemon juice soak a cotton ball and put it onto the affected area. Than wash your mouth with cold water. If you forget  and leave it for more than ten to fifteen minutes on the affected area the strong acidic content of the lemon might sometimes cause some tooth damage.



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