Sore gums can be the result of bad eating habits and unhygienic mouth conditions. But they can be extremely painful and can render you food-less for a long time, if they grow too big. Here’s how you can heal them at home.
Baking soda has acidic properties that can heal sores. Just make a thick paste my mixing it with a little water and apply directly on the sores. Leave it on for 20 minutes after which you can wash mouth with some regular water. Repeat this process several times a day.
Onions have enzymes present in them that prevent the bacteria from spreading further and also work at killing them. They also have cooling properties that internally cool the body. You can heal sores by either eating a raw onion or applying onion juice over them.
Teas have tannins that are effective in healing all kinds of inflammations. All you have to do is wash used tea bags and put them in the refrigerator for two-three hours to chill. Use these over your mouth sores. Since there is no direct application involved you can use them as many times as you wish.