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After any tooth extraction, patients should rinse the oral surgical area with warm salt water and a gentle swishing action to prevent infection and promote healing according to the International Dental Health Foundation. Rigorous brushing too soon following an extractio...


WebMD explains that a sinus rinse is also referred to as nasal irrigation, and it is a natural technique that flushes out the sinuses with a salt-water rinse. The water is inserted into one nostril with a bulb syringe or squeeze bottle and flushed out the other nostril.


There are no formal scientific studies of whether or not urine is effective for cleaning or hair regrowth, according to National Geographic. Additionally, there is no scientific evidence to prove whether or not there are health risks associated with rinsing hair with ur...


To make a nasal rinse, combine water, baking soda, and pickling or canning salt, instructs the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. Use a rubber ear bulb syringe to squeeze the solution into nostrils. Using this saline solution before taking other nasal m...


A color rinse can be done either by using the henna hair dyeing process or using one of many alternative natural hair color recipes. A color rinse differs from a permanent hair dye because a color rinse isn't as permanent and does less damage to the hair.


For oral thrush, Mayo Clinic recommends a salt water rinse of 2.5 ml table salt dissolved in 237 ml of water. Other treatments for thrush exist, including prescription options, but they are not available in mouth rinse form.


The pH of the mouth varies depending on the person. A healthy pH is above 7, and damage to teeth can occur if the pH is below 6.5.