11. Apply Pressure
Acupressure, also known as shiatsu, is an ancient healing art using the fingers to gradually press key healing points. There are several points in the body that can be applied pressure to relieve the pain caused by toothache. The most effective acupressure pint to stop pain fast is the point on the back of the hand where the base of the thumb meets the index finger. With the other thumb and index finger, apply pressure to this area for two minutes. This helps trigger the release of endorphins, the brains feel-good hormones.