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How to Prevent Oral Cancer Naturally

What do you think of when you hear “Oral Cancer”? Oral cancer is often associated with cigarette smoking and excessive alcohol consumption, but th...


How to Stop Gum Pain Quickly

If you or someone you know suffers from the pain of gum disease, learn why incorporating oral care infused with vitamin C might be the answer to healthy gums.


Is Activated Charcoal Toothpaste Abrasive?

Two words: activated charcoal.

Juice bars are telling you to drink it in your lemonade, facial care companies are telling you to slather it on your face, and oral care companies are telling you to brush your teeth with it...

So what's all the buzz about?

After gaining recognition in 1834 by an American Physician who used it to save a patient after they accidentally ingested mercury chloride, activated charcoal has made its way to the forefront of the modern health movement.

It's been heavily sought after for its potent natural detoxifying and purifying properties, with uses ranging from preventing free radical damage, to filtering water, to preventing intestinal gas, AND even whitening teeth.

But is activated charcoal abrasive to your enamel?


How to Naturally Treat Pregnancy Gingivitis

Gum disease is more common in pregnant women due to hormonal changes that make them extra sensitive to the bacteria in plaque. But don't worry, we've got 5 ways to naturally treat and prevent pregnancy gingivitis.


Read This Before You Brush With Activated Charcoal

Use pure activated charcoal if your oral goals include: A stained tongue and damaged teeth enamel,  Put down the DIY charcoal tooth powder and read why it isn't the best idea to brush with activated charcoal alone.


Identify, Treat & Reverse Gum Disease At Home With Vitamin C

Important nutrients like vitamin C are crucial for those looking to naturally improve and restore their gum health. Discover how Vitamin C is a botanical, natural ingredient that can help with bleeding gums, receding gums and diseased gums when included in your toothpaste and mouthwash.


How to Safely Whiten Your Teeth With Activated Charcoal

Yes, activated charcoal can help whiten teeth, but did you know dark black activated charcoal can actually tattoo gums an unsightly dark color? 

How do you harness the power of activated charcoal without the staining side-effects? 


How Tea Tree Oil Helps Ease Gum & Tooth Pain

Sometimes called Melaleuca oil, learn more about the origins of this powerful ingredient and why it's fantastic for improving and maintaining your oral health.


Drinkable Mouthwash is a Thing!

You can swallow mouthwash. Did you know that? Well, not any mouthwash. Only our mouthwash. Find out why so you can impress your friends with the 10 plant-based ingredients and the healthy dose of vitamin C in Dr. Brites mouthwash.


Get Brite & Stay Brite: The Teeth Whitening Set 101

Coffee. Wine. Chocolate.

Your tooth enamel's worst nightmare.

With our Get Brite™ & Stay Brite™ Natural Teeth Whitening Set now you can have that chocolate cake - and eat it, too!

You no longer have to worry about sacrificing that evening glass of red wine or morning cup 'o joe for the sake of your smile. 


Your New Hygiene BFF: The Rejuvenate Sonic Toothbrush

We’ve all been there.

It’s 6 am, the alarm clock rings. You snooze twice and with a sigh and a stretch, you slowly start to roll out of bed.

Your feet hit the floor, and you shuffle into the kitchen to start that cup of coffee before heading into the bathroom to begin that begrudging morning routine.

It doesn’t have to be this way.

Imagine waking up every morning excited to brush your teeth... 


What You Need to Know About Pregnancy Gingivitis

There’s a superstition that says when you gain a child, you will lose a tooth.

Thankfully, this isn’t entirely true. What is true, however, is that pregnancy gingivitis is a common condition that can affect pregnant women and if left untreated, could lead to severe forms of gum disease or even tooth loss.


Triclosan May Now Promote Colon Cancer

Triclosan, now banned in hand soaps, is still found in toothpastes and new research says it can wreak havoc to the colon.


Why the Rejuvenate Sonic Toothbrush the Best Electric Toothbrush of 2018

Between multiple options for sonic toothbrushes, electric spin toothbrushes and manual toothbrushes, it can be hard to choose what’s exactly right for you.

That’s where we come in to help.


3 Easy Ways to Use Fresh Mint in Summertime Cooking

Not only is mint incredibly refreshing in natural toothpaste and mouthwash, fresh mint leaves can add a unique taste to vegan cooking and drink recipes. Learn how easy it is to add fresh mint in your summer recipes!


The Science Behind Our Natural Oral Care

Ever wonder how your mouth, teeth and gums can stay clean, bright and healthy with only natural toothpaste and natural oral care?


Eco-Friendly Ways to Help the Planet on Earth Day

Most likely, you’re already doing your part in preserving our planet! But how can you make a bigger difference in protecting the environment?


Trust and Try New Dr. Brite Products

We’ve got a new look and with new packaging, you might have a few questions about fluoride-free toothpaste and natural oral care.

Team Dr. Brite is here to assure you that while we now have colorful and new designs, our commitment to you still stands the same. 


Have You Seen the New Dr. Brite Products?

We’re adding a splash of color to your bathroom countertops with new, vibrant natural oral care designs along with fresh and tasty flavors!


How Often Should I Whiten My Teeth?

We often get asked how often teeth should be whitened. Learn the answer and more about easy, natural teeth whitening that won't cause sensitivity.