"A person's daily diet plays a very important role with not only their oral health but also their overall health," says Dr. David Villarreal, the Los Angeles-based dentist and creator of herbal-based Estrella Oral Mouth Rinse and Toothpaste recently launched into the retail marketplace.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today warned consumers to avoid using tubes of toothpaste labeled as made in China, and issued an important alert to prevent toothpaste containing the poisonous chemical diethylene glycol (DEG) form entering the United States. DEG is used in antifreeze and as a solvent.
Essential Oils are the volatile,aromatic liquid extracts obtained from herbs in there living state (plants, shrubs, flowers, trees, roots, bark and seeds) These oils contain oxygenating properties which help to effectively transport nutrients to the cell of the body and to increase available cell oxygen.
The Efficacy of an Essential Oil Antiseptic Mouthrinse vs. Dental Floss in Controlling Interproximal Gingivitis - A Comparative Study
Maintenance of an adequate level of daily oral hygiene is essential for the prevention and control of plaque-associated oral diseases. Studies have clearly demonstrated that the ability to control the onset or progression of periodontal diseases is enhanced by more frequent or intense episodes of plaque control instruction."