The Following is a List of the Ingredients found in Dr. Nick’s Tooth Oil:
African Wild Sage – Similar characteristics to Tea Tree oil, this powerful extract from nature has ample antimicrobial (ie. anti-fungal, anti-bacterial) properties while aiding in the mixture as a natural preservative sustaining the solution over time. Adds a full-bodied flavor characteristic to Dr. Nick’s Natural Tooth Oil #1 Blend.
Cinnamon Bark – With it’s sassy flavor, cinnamon combines quite lovely with clove for a spicy wake-up each time used with brushing. Major constituents include 1,8-cineole, caryophyllene, cinnamaldehyde, eugenol, linalol, p-cymene (defined as 500+ ppm in bark). Other constituents to note in lower concentrations include alpha-pinene, alpha-terpinene, alpha-terpineol, limonene, terpinen-4-ol. Reviewing individual components effects on different symptomology suggests cinnamon to have anticariogenic, candidicide, fungicide, anti-inflammatory properties with an irritant effect at high concentrations. High concentrations of cinnamon are not recommended as irritation may occur in more sensitive individuals.
Clove – Contains constituents including beta-caryophyllene, alpha-humulene, eugenol, alpha/beta-terpineol, caryophyllene, oleanolic acid & terpinen-4-ol to name a few. Clove synergizes into a powerful blend of constituents leading to anti-microbial (acaracidal, vermifuge, candidicide, larvicide, anti-bacterial, anti-viral!), anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant, anti-septic, analgesic properties while minimizing cavity production (anticariogenic). Some cultures mix hot water over cloves with cinnamon sticks for a spice dense tea, relaxing the body, easing sore throat and aiding challenged immune systems. Eugenol is commonly used in dental offices as an antiseptic & analgesic agent. Eugenol was originally discovered from cloves.
Fennel – The last ingredient added to Dr. Nick’s Tooth Oil, fennel adds a cooling sweetness while increasing the fresh teeth sensation. This anticariogenic agent was infused into the mix to add a new experience of clean in Dr. Nick’s Tooth Oil.
Rosemary – Refreshing component leaving the breath and mind restored powered by 1,8-cineole, alpha-pinene, alpha-terpinole and beta-caryophyllene, cineole and mycrene. Adds a sparkle to the blend while providing anticariogenic properties.
Star Anise – Anticariogenic with a complementary soothing flavor to cinnamon and clove, may ease digestive properties (alongside with fennel). Carminative with expectorant properties providing a natural sweetening to the final product. Leaves a clean feeling on the teeth and gums!
*** These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using this product.***