gums swelling

Gum Swelling Causes and Precautions

It’s a common problem in every person. Gums are full of with blood vessels.  They are very sensitive so they can easily harmed through excessive smoking and use of tobacco products. Here I am telling you more about gum swelling and their precautions. Most of people have habit that they do not brush their teeth before going to bed. Plaque in their teeth causes cavity and promotes to swell their gums. Incorrect brushing of teeth also causes for gum swelling. People take medicine to cure swelling.

You can get relief from swelling at home easily by using the following home remedies:

  • Salt Water: Add one teaspoon of salt in one glass of lukewarm water and mix it well. Rinse your mouth with this water twice a day.
  • Turmeric Powder: Take ¼ teaspoon of turmeric powder and make a past by adding small quantity of water. Apply this paste on effected area with you finger or brush then leave it for 5 minutes. Rinse your mouth with lukewarm water.
  • Aloe Vera: Take a gel of aloe vera and rub it on your swelling gums. Gently massage for 2 minutes and rinse with warm water.

If you feel your swelling is not recover by using these home remedies then you should consult with your dentist.