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Ask Ayurveda: Tongue Scraping VS Tongue Brushing: Is there a difference?


Dear Ask Ayurveda:

“A friend of mine recently told me about the benefits of tongue scraping for oral health and even the health of the body.  I have not used an official tongue scraper before, but I have been brushing my tongue with my toothbrush for years.  I am just curious if there is a difference and if one is more powerful than the other.  I do have a slight coating on the back of my tongue and often have bad breath in the morning.  Do you think a tongue scraper would be better for these issues than simply brushing the tongue?  I would be happy to switch if it would be beneficial.”  Tongue Brusher in Texas Continue reading »

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Tongue Scraping: The Many Benefits of an Ancient Practice

healthy tongue“The tongue should be scraped gently and comfortably, this removes dirt of the tongue, bad taste and smell from the mouth and sluggishness.” Bhavaprakasha Ch5 V15 Continue reading »

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