Tongue Cleaning and Halitosis
How do I clean the stainless steel tongue cleaner?
How soon can I expect results?
Do many people clean their tongues in this way ?
Do you recommend plastic or stainless steel tongue cleaners? Or even brushes?
Does tongue cleaning have benefits in addition to keeping the breath fresh?
How often should you clean your tongue?
What is the best way to clean my tongue?
The Ionic Toothbrush
How does it compare with a sonic or power brush?
How does it remove plaque?
Is the IONIC toothbrush Clinically Proven?
How do I test the battery?
Do I need to use toothpaste?
How do I care for my IONIC toothbrush?
What is your warranty on the toothbrush?
Toothbrush Protection
How long does the toothbrush protector last?
What are the ingredients?
Are the kids' toothbrush protectors safe for children under 5 years old?
Does it really work?
Perio Sticks™
What are Perio Sticks made from?
How THIN are Perio Sticks?
They seem to break easily. Am I doing something wrong?
REJUV™ for gums
How is REJUV™ for gums different from a mouthwash or rinse?
I am having trouble removing the tamper-evident seal. How do I remove it?
What causes loose teeth?
What are the ingredients in REJUV™ for gums?
How do I use REJUV™ for gums?
Should I use it more than twice a day?
Will it help with conditions like receding or bleeding gums?
How do I use the Eezi-Squeeze dropper?
Smart Floss®
Does Smart Floss remove more plaque?
Is Smart Floss eco-friendly?
How do you use Smart Floss?
What are the ingredients in Smart Floss®?
Does your floss contain potentially toxic PTFE or PFAS chemicals?
Shipping and Returns
What are your shipping rates?
What is your return policy?
Can I give special delivery instructions?
Oil Pulling
How do you oil pull?
What carrier oil is best to mix with the concentrate?
What ingredients are in the concentrate?
Is DrTung's Oil Pulling Concentrate more powerful than a plain oil?
Activated Charcoal Floss
Does your floss contain potentially toxic PTFE or PFAS chemicals?
FAQs: Oil Pulling
How do you oil pull?

This is our suggested oil pulling routine.

How to Oil PullClick image for more information on how to oil pull

1  Clean tongue and brush teeth  Begin your morning dental health routine by cleaning your tongue with your stainless steel tongue scraper. Then, brush your teeth normally.
2  Use 1 Tablespoon of mixture  You can either use your Dr. Tung’s Oil Pulling Concentrate undiluted or mix 1:3 with a carrier oil.  Either way you will get benefits from the botanical ingredients.
3  Chew, pull, swish Lightly ‘chew on’ and swish oil in mouth for 5-15 minutes. (Chewing activates salivary enzymes which are said to then draw out toxins.)
4  Spit  When done, do not swallow but spit into toilet or trash can (not into sink).
5  Rinse Rinse your mouth with lukewarm, saline water.
6  Repeat Repeat daily for best results.

What carrier oil is best to mix with the concentrate?

People have their own preferences and you can mix DrTung’s Oil Pulling Concentrate with organic sesame, sunflower or coconut oil. You may need to gently warm the coconut oil if it is below 76ºF to make it easier to mix. We suggest mixing the whole bottle of concentrate into the carrier oil so it is pre-mixed for your next oil pulling session.

What is Oil Pulling - thumbClick image for more information on different oils people use for oil pulling

What ingredients are in the concentrate?

DrTung’s Oil Pulling Concentrate contains the following Ayurvedic botanicals:
Sesame oil (organic), acacia nilotica*, ficus religiosa*, wild Himalayan cherry*, cardamom extract (organic), banyan tree, acacia catechu*, lodh tree*, Indian madder*, eagle wood*, Indian gall-nut*, Indian gooseberry, gmelina arborea*, long-leaved pine*, spikenard*, stone flowers, sandalwood*, woodfordia fruticosa*, deodar*, licorice*, clove*, lotus seed, lemongrass, turmeric, nutgrass, nutmeg, cinnamon, camphor.   * Wild Harvested

Is DrTung's Oil Pulling Concentrate more powerful than a plain oil?

Oil pulling done with plain oils such as coconut, sunflower or sesame does not provide as much benefit compared with using DrTung’s Oil Pulling Concentrate.

Plain oils provide a detoxifying affect from chewing and swooshing, whereas our concentrate is like a 3-lane highway with 3 major benefits. If you are oil pulling, why not get 3 complete wellness benefits instead of just one?

  • Lane 1 Antibacterial Effect–DrTung's Oil Pulling Concentrate (with 24 Botanicals) has an antibacterial effect on the mouth and gums.
  • Lane 2 Nourishing Effect–Organic Black Sesame Oil is very highly regarded as a penetrating “carrier." It transports the health benefits of the Ayurvedic herbs into the gums and through the mucous membranes, thus carrying those benefits into the body.
  • Lane 3 Detoxifying Effect–Chewing and swooshing our “super charged” Oil Pulling Concentrate for 5-15 minutes removes toxins.