You May Also Like

How fall’s hottest activewear trend is getting a cozy winter makeover

PSA: the FDA doesn’t clearly define “egg”…so what’s in your breakfast sandwich?

The Women’s March is shifting its focus to getting ladies elected

Alert your women’s circle: A #MeToo miniseries premieres next month

The 2 reasons you can’t rid your life of difficult people

This mantra will light a fiery sense of empowerment inside of you for the Women’s March

This is the surprising beauty product Drake swears by for a glowing smile


drake charcoal toothpaste Pin It
Photo: Instagram/@champagnepapi

It’s hard to deny that Drake is a dreamboat. He’s a rapper, but with a sensitive side—the kind of guy who invests in MatchaBar, for instance. Heck, he even inspired a yoga class.

So just how does he keep his hotline blingin’? Turns out that Drake is a serious advocate of charcoal toothpaste.

In a recent Instagram—which flaunts his pearly whites—some Internet trolls pointed out that he had “stuff in his teeth.” (Even your fave celebs can’t catch a break.) Well, champagne papi (AKA Drake’s Instagram alias) took to his comments section to defend himself.

A post shared by rhymeweight (@rhymeweight) on

He responded directly to the critic by saying, “I brush with activated charcoal before any club night.” Though charcoal may look weird to brush with because it’s midnight black—and you want your teeth to be the exact opposite color—it actually absorbs impurities. And it does so without any added chemicals. Kudos Drake for your healthy hygiene, and for setting the haters straight.

You can also get whiter teeth by brushing with turmeric (yes, really). And this is the truth about whether you should have fluoride in your toothpaste.