Effects of Coconut and Olive Oil on Tooth and Restoration – in vitro Study- Myth(oil)ogy?

@inproceedings{Saravanan2018EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of Coconut and Olive Oil on Tooth and Restoration – in vitro Study- Myth(oil)ogy?},
  author={V. Saravanan and Vaanishree M. Kumar and A. Thentamil and Mathew Jacob},
  year={2018}
}
  • V. Saravanan, Vaanishree M. Kumar, +1 author Mathew Jacob
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • One of the natural and traditional methods adopted for obtaining whiter teeth is oil pulling. This is a simple and cost efficient method which has been used for decades and advised for overall maintenance of oral hygiene. However, there have been contradicting results regarding the efficacy of oil pulling on tooth whitening in previous studies. In this study, natural teeth (premolar teeth) were collected and divided into four groups and preserved in different mediums for 24 hours for a period… CONTINUE READING