Bite some cold or hot food or suck the air through your teeth. If you feel a sudden pain, it means your teeth are sensitive! However, the pain does not stay for a long time. Sensitive teeth can hinder your joy of drinking tea and having ice-cream.
The cause of sensitive teeth is worn out enamel, which can occur from vigorous brushing, gum disease, tooth decay, teeth grinding or cracking. You can treat this painful condition with the help of home remedies. Here are some home remedies for sensitive teeth.
Brush one’s teeth with desensitizing the toothpaste. This toothpaste desensitizes the nerves while offering respite from tingling pain, if you consume cold and hot food items.
Take one Tbsp. Mustard oil in the bowl. Mix one tsp. of rock salt within it. Massage your teeth, with the help of the pointer finger. Let it rest for 5-7 minutes. Finally, rinse orally with normal water.
Rinse the mouth area with natural aloe-vera gel. You may also massage the teeth with natural aloe-vera gel. This home cure works well for reducing the sensitiveness of teeth.
Add two tsp. salt in one glass of lukewarm water. Stir well. Gargle using this water twice a day: in the morning and prior to going to bed at night.
Put a number of clove oil on the cotton ball. Rub it inside your teeth. You can also rub clove oil inside your teeth directly, using the pointer finger. For effective results, try it again thrice a week.