I Am Trying Oil Pulling

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 11 People

    Just Started

    I was searching for ways to stimulate the lymph node system (detoxes, cleansing, ect.) and came across 'oil pulling'. It's difficult to find any skeptical data on it, so I figured why not try it for myself. I have Raynauds, sjogens, anxiety, depression, and bulimia nervosa. I'm...
    araneidae araneidae
    22-25, F
    Nov 8, 2011

    I had my first day of oil pulling

    and I have to say, it will take a while to get used to but I'm going to give it a good shot. I used olive oil with lime(All I had in the house) and it wasn't entirely pleasant until afterwards. My teeth felt like I had just got out of the dentist and my mood was uplifted...
    byssaa byssaa
    22-25, F
    Mar 7, 2014

    I just started the process this morning using

    organic virgin coconut oil. First attempt ended with a horrible gagging session due to the texture of the solid oil. After warming the oil, it was far more successful but I'm not seeing immediate results. I am hoping for some relief from sinus issues.
    Ailill Ailill
    41-45, F
    Apr 18, 2014

    Oil Pulling Heals!

    Well, I finally tried the cure all called oil pulling. I don't want to go into too much detail. But I used sesame oil, and have been for the last few weeks. I have lost about 6 lbs, which is pretty amazing since I have not been trying to lose weight. I have more energy...
    HappyJoyJoy HappyJoyJoy
    3 Responses Jan 17, 2009

    Today was day two. Initially I have a nausea

    response but very quickly this passes and I am able to do the recommended twenty minutes. Afterwards my teeth and mouth felt so clean. I'm hoping to see some fantastic all over results(not just improved oral health). It's so exciting to find great ways to take care of my body...
    blended4us blended4us
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 3, 2014
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