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Charcoal toothpaste may promote tooth decay

May 23, 2019

Charcoal “whitening” is the latest fad over social media -a myriad of charcoal toothpastes/tooth powders are available, their packaging misleading in terms of “eco-friendly” or “antimicrobial” properties, as there is no scientific proof to back these claims. While limited research data pits the safety and effectiveness of charcoal toothpaste against alternatives, small studies have found […]

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