2019

  • 3 Ways Your Dentist Makes Teeth Whitening Easier

    These days, whitening products are available just about anywhere, including grocery stores and online boutiques promising fast results. However, DIY whitening can be dangerous for your smile, while also creating the need to handle your own dental care at home. Here are three ways your dentist can make teeth whitening easier by offering in-office treatments.   1.  Using Better Products Although there are ADA-approved teeth whitening kits available for DIY use, many of these products use low levels of carbamide peroxide, making whitening take longer.
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  • Whitening Teeth: Effective Techniques

    Looking at yourself in photos or in the mirror each day, you may notice your teeth are somewhat yellow or otherwise dull instead of white and brilliant. If you floss and brush regularly, this may frustrate you. You might feel serious about attempting different techniques which will brighten tooth surfaces. What efforts can improve and encourage tooth whitening? Using Baking Soda Many toothpastes now include sodium bicarbonate--best known as regular baking soda.
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  • Six Foods Your Teeth Wish You Would Avoid

    No matter how well you try to take care of your teeth, if you routinely eat certain foods, you could be damaging your teeth. Here are six foods that may still cause harm even with regular brushing and flossing. Ice Chewing ice is an unbelievably popular habit that can be incredibly destructive. Ice may be nothing more than frozen water, but the human teeth are not made for chomping on substances that are this hard.
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  • Orthodontic Options For Adults

    If you have crooked teeth, various teeth-straightening options may work to correct your dental misalignment. Here are a few common orthodontic options for adults. Ceramic Braces Many adults are hesitant to have traditional metal braces applied to their teeth. Traditional braces have brackets that are made of metal, allowing them to stand out against the white color of the teeth.  Still, braces can effectively correct the most severe dental misalignments. Thus, for some adults, braces may be recommended.
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