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Bad Breath

What is Bad Breath?

Oral cleanliness is very important for every one. We should brush our teeth at least twice a day, so as to maintain oral hygiene. If not so, it leads to teeth cavities, leading to dental problems and bad breath. In Ayurveda, it is termed as "Mukha Dowrgandhya".

  • Brushing with a soft branch of Neem tree or Babul tree removes bad breath.
  • Chewing of 5 grams of fennel seeds or coriander seeds or cardamom seeds works as mouth freshener.
  • Eating of betel leaf with cardamom or mint is beneficial in bad breath.
  • Gargling with solution prepared from cardamom, cinnamon and dried mint leaves, also helps.
  • Chewing of cardamom seeds prevents bad breath.
  • Gargling with 2-3 drops of caraway seed oil in a cup of water, 3 - 4 times a day helps in getting rid of bad breath.
  • Brushing with Kusta (Sausira lappa) Powder will reduce bad smell from mouth.