* 1/2 ounce powdered chalk
* 3 ounces powdered orris root
* 4 teaspoons of tincture of vanilla
* 15 drops oil of rose geranium
* Honey, enough to make a paste
Combine all ingredients and mix until you have a paste the consistency you like. Store in an airtight container. Use a clean stick (popsicle) to scoop paste onto your tooth brush.
*1/4 teaspoon spearmint essential oil
*1/4 cup arrowroot
*1/4 cup powdered orrisroot
*1/4 cup water
*1 teaspoon ground sage
Mix all dry ingredients in a bowl. Add water until paste is desired thickness and consistency.
Store at room temperature in a tightly covered jar.
Substitute 1/2 teaspoon each of cinnamon essential oil and cloves essential oil for peppermint and spearmint essential oils, if desired.