Tooth decay is often caused by a build-up of bacteria in your mouth. These bacteria produce acids which erode the teeth to form cavities (holes in the teeth). The excess bacteria also form a sticky plaque which strips your tooth enamel of essential minerals which also makes them more vulnerable to tooth decay. Cavities will usually require a filling from your dentist, however, there are home remedies for tooth decay that can stop cavities from forming.
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Epsom salt is a type of healthy bath salt. It is made up of the two minerals sulfate and magnesium. It often looks like chunky bits of sea salt, but the two are not the same thing. By using Epsom salts, our body takes in some of the minerals it offers. Humans are often lacking in magnesium sulfate, which is part of the reason why Epsom salts can be so helpful.