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Salt and Charcoal toothpaste???

We got a wonderful gift from one of our patients who recently returned from Thailand. It's a toothpaste made with Salt and Charcoal. None of us had ever heard of this being a real thing in the modern world, so we just had to give it a try.

Salt and Charcoal toothpaste from Thailand
Salt and Charcoal toothpaste from Thailand
Brittany's hopeful smile
Brittany was adventurous enough to volunteer for our taste test.
Careful and delicate application.
Careful and delicate application.
Brittany is still willing to try out the toothpaste.
Thankfully, our volunteer was still willing to give this stuff a chance.
Brittany made it happen!
The moment of truth!
Brittany was not pleasantly surprised by the flavor of salt and charcoal in her toothpaste.
At this point, Brittany was not very happy anymore.
It doesn't look like this flavor is going to make it big in the West.
It doesn't look like this flavor is going to make it big in the West.
A quick rinse out!
This called for an immediate rinse!

Well, maybe this particular flavor isn't going to make into the to-go bags our office gives out, but it was a fantastic and kind gift even still.