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Nature's Answer PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash Wintermint -- 16 fl oz


Nature's Answer PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash Wintermint
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Nature's Answer PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash Wintermint -- 16 fl oz

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Nature's Answer PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash Wintermint Description

  • Advanced Botanical Fingerprint Technology®
  • Natural & Alcohol Free with CiQ10 & Folic Acid
  • Gluten-Free
  • Fluoride-Free
  • No Sodium-Lauryl-Sulfate
  • No Artificial Sweeteners or Preservatives
  • Cruelty Free – Not Tested on Animals

PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash is a great tasting mouthwash that keeps breath fresh and clean. PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash contains Phytoplenolin®, a patented herbal extract that has been shown in independent laboratory studies to promote cell vitality. Soothing wildcrafted herbs, well-known for their cleansing action, are combined with CoQ10, Folic Acid, Oregano, Cinnamon and Clove to promote tooth and gum wellness. As part of your health program, PerioBrite® Natural Mouthwash energizes the whole mouth with a cool, sparkling minty-fresh sensation.


Directions

After brushing, rinse and swish vigorously twice a day with 2 capfuls for 30-60 seconds. PerioBrite natural mouthwash can also be used as a gargle. For best results do not eat or drink for 10 minutes after rinsing.

Shake well before use.

Visit your dentist regularly.

Free Of
Alcohol, gluten, fluoride, soy, sodium lauryl sulfate, artificial sweeteners and preservatives.

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.


Ingredients: Water, Glycerin, Xylitol, Bio-Saponins® (Yucca schidigera Root Extract ,Quillaja Saponaria Root Extract, Dioscorea Villosa (Wild Yam) Tuber Extract, Smilax Regelii Root Extract, Gaultheria Procumbens (Wintergreen) Leaf Oil, Mentha Piperita (Peppermint) Oil, Calendula Officinalis Flower Extract, Echinacea Purpurea Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Chamomilla Recutita(Matricaria) Flower Extract, Phytoplenolin® (Centipeda Cunninghamii Extract), Centella Asiatica Extract (Gotu Kola), Origanum Vulgare Leaf Oil (Oregano), Zanthoxylum Americanum Bark Extract (Prickly Ash Bark), Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil, Thymol, Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove) Bud Oil, Folic Acid, Olea Europaea (Olive) Leaf Extract, Thymus Vulgaris (Thyme) Flower/Leaf Oil, Eucalyptus Globulus Leaf Oil, Cinnamomum Zeylanicum Bark Oil, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Seed Extract, Juglans Nigra (Black Walnut) Shell Extract, Ubiquinone (CoQ10), Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract (Green Tea), Rosmarinus Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Oil, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice (Aloe Vera), Citrus Limon (Lemon) Peel Oil, Hydrastis Canadensis (Goldenseal) Extract.
Warnings

If you are pregnant, nursing or taking any medications, planning any medical procedure or have a medical condition, consult with your healthcare practitioner before use.

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