Miswak - a teeth cleaning, and what brush your teeth, food debris is removed, remove plaque. (Arab.)
The concept applies to bitch miswak tree twig or root, as well as other subjects that massage the gums and clean the teeth. Usually used as miswak roots or twigs of various trees: mustard tree, olive tree and others.
The most widely used for the manufacture of miswak received Arak tree (botanical name Salvadora Persica).
The roots and twigs of the tree can be used immediately, or dried and stored in dry form, and in the present conditions fresh sticks packed in vacuum packs.