Nothing beats the confidence that comes with a sparkling white smile. Brushing your teeth for at least two minutes twice a day, flossing daily, and visiting your dentist regularly for checkups and cleanings will help keep your teeth clean and healthy. So will limiting foods that stain your teeth and not smoking or using tobacco. Still, many people are looking for additional ways to combat stained or yellow teeth and achieve a brighter smile. From at-home whitening kits to natural ingredients found in your kitchen, there is no shortage of methods featured online and in magazines. But do they work? And are they safe? Here’s what you need to know to separate fact from fiction.
Also in This Issue:
- Marijuana and Your Oral Health
- Year-Round Tips for Better Oral Health
- Small Bites: Kombucha / Flossing First? / Acupuncture