Dental Herbalism

  • By Leslie M. Alexander and Linda A. Straub-Bruce, 2014 (softcover, 453 pages)
Dental Herbalism



Our oral health is intimately linked with our overall health and well-being. In this practical guide to herbal dental care, medical herbalist Leslie Alexander and registered dental hygienist Linda Straub-Bruce detail the usage of 41 safe and effective herbs to help ensure optimal oral health.

The authors provide recipes for herbal toothpastes and rinses, as well as poultices, teas, and tinctures for daily care. They also explain the recent research that confirms a link between poor oral health and many diseases. Ideal for those looking to improve their own oral health, practicing herbalists, or dental professionals, this authoritative yet practical guide empowers each of us to reclaim the health of our mouths and sustain a full, strong set of teeth for a lifetime.