How To Kill Bacteria On Your Toothbrush

How To Kill Bacteria On Your Toothbrush

Your toothbrush can be a breeding ground for bacteria. If you leave your toothbrush near someone else's, you could be spreading colds much more easily than you think. Follow these easy steps to naturally keep your toothbrush clean and bacteria free.

Step 1: You will need

  • 3% hydrogen peroxide
  • Cup
  • Toothbrush

Step 2: A New Solution

Fill the bottom of a cup with some hydrogen peroxide and some water. Put your bristles into the solution and shake it around. The hydrogen solution is a natural disinfectant and will kill bacteria on your bristles.

Step 3: A Clean Rinse

Before applying your favorite toothpaste, rinse your toothbrush with water. If you want a natural whitening effect, you can apply your toothpaste without rinsing your brush. The hydrogen peroxide will naturally help to whiten your teeth.

Step 4: Done.