If you swish with hydrogen peroxide everyday you will have the same results plus excellent gum tissue! Recommend swishing with peroxide for minutes morning and night. It kills bacteria that causes decay, gingivitis, periodontal disease. Worth a shot!
DIY Remedy - Minimize mark that a blemish may leave by mixing teaspoon baking soda and teaspoon distilled water to create a paste. Apply to affected area for 5 minutes, splash off. After, use cotton swab to dab on hydrogen peroxide.
Remember this for cold/flu season. A simple trick for helping children (or even adults) sleep better when fighting congestion from a head cold. 1 Tablespoon homemade, all-natural vapor rub + 1 Tablespoon water.