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Molar Extraction Improved In Record Time

Author: Anne P.
Skill: Massage Therapist
Date: 10-11-2012
Views: 3,078
Word Count: 179
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 7864-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 2

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I had an upper molar pulled two days ago. I applied the Thieves oil blend and Helichrysum to the gauze pads I was using to stop bleeding, and felt immediate strengthening at the site.

It is suggested to let a blood clot form to protect from exposure to bare bone, which is called dry socket. The clot either came off or never formed, and upon examining it in the mirror, I saw white instead of dark red. There is horrifying info on the Internet regarding this condition, and I was awake all night last night worrying.

In the morning, I looked again at the wound, and it seems to be filling in nicely with new tissue. I could feel the difference with my tongue as well. Then I had the bright idea to pour some Thieves oil in my palm, lick it with the tip of my tongue, and gently hold it to the wound, no pressure.

With aftercare, I know that the immediate application of Thieves and Helichrysum helped the tissue with recovery.

I'm using Frankincense on the outside cheek as well.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: dental,tooth-/-teeth — Study 1: "[Oil pulling] would benefit the general population by giving more confidence in the ancient practices, thus preventing tooth decay and loss." Study 2: "Oil pulling therapy has been equally effective like chlorhexidine on halitosis and organisms, associated with halitosis." Study 3: "The oil pulling therapy showed a reduction in the plaque index, modified gingival scores, and total colony count of aerobic microorganisms in the plaque of adolescents with plaque-induced gingivitis." Study 4: "Oil pulling can be used as an effective preventive adjunct in maintaining and improving oral health." Study 5: "The myth that the effect of oil-pulling therapy on oral health was just a placebo effect has been broken, and there are clear indications of possible saponification and emulsification process, which enhances its mechanical cleaning action."Link
2.Associated topics: dental,tooth-/-teeth — "Both clove and benzocaine gels had significantly lower mean pain scores than placebos. No significant difference was observed between clove and benzocaine regarding pain scores. Clove gel might possess a potential to replace benzocaine as a topical [anesthetic] agent before needle insertion."Link

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