Teeth Whitening Options

A stained set of teeth is very unpleasing to look at, and it can decrease the confidence of those who have them. It refrains them from smiling with their teeth, and makes them cover their mouth when laughing. Imagine if you have pearly white teeth, you can easily show them off to the world with no worry at all.

Yellowed teeth can be caused by a lot of things, from unhealthy diet to smoking, and it is even a natural symptom of aging. However, you can whiten your teeth in many ways. So don’t give up yet and look at these tips below.

 

DIY Teeth Whitening Scrub

A teeth whitening scrub is just your whitening toothpaste elevated with natural whitening ingredients. By natural, we mean things that you can easily find in your kitchen.

The easiest ingredient is lemon, baking soda, and strawberries. Mix your toothpaste with a squeeze of lemon, a half a teaspoon of baking soda and mashed strawberries. Leave the mixture on your teeth for one minute, then continue brushing. After that, rinse your mouth like usual. Do this twice a week and your teeth will whiten within two to three months.

 

At Home Teeth Whitening

At home teeth whitening kits , such as the teeth whitening Sidcup , can be found in your local pharmacy or sold at the dentist. These whitening kits offer an immediate result, and the results may not be temporary but they stay on for usually two weeks. Some teeth whitening kits have LED lights that whiten your teeth in thirty minutes, which a lot of people usually do while they are getting ready for an event. You also have whitening strips, whitening pastes, and so on. Lately, the charcoal whitening toothpaste have been raved. It claims to whiten the teeth instantly after proper use.

 

Surgery Teeth Whitening

If you want permanent results, you should go for in-surgery teeth whitening. Many dental clinics perform this cosmetic dental procedure, and you even get to choose the shade of white that you want for your teeth. However, this option is the most expensive one. You also have to abide to the pre and post surgery procedures.

The teeth whitening procedure itself won’t only be a one-time thing. You have to go two to three times until you get the shade that you want.The difference between this and at home teeth whitening using the same gel is that if you do it at home, it usually takes longer whereas in surgery, you’ll get the results immediately.…

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How to choose a dentist

Dental health is important for your general health. We have always been encouraged to see the dentist regularly for dental checkups. Many people do not practice this, and the only time they visit the dentist is when things go wrong. Many people only see the dentist when their teeth are aching badly. This should not be the case. Make it a habit to visit the dentist from time to time. If you have small children make it more regular. Well, if you do not have family dentists, but you want one, read on to get tips on how to select the best dentist in your area. Read on:

Search the internet

dentistThanks to technology we can access as much information online. From the comfort of your home, search for dentists in your area, and you will get a long list. Go to their websites and see what they have to offer. Get the contacts of the ones you are impressed with and call them for more details. The reviews on the websites and social media pages tell a lot about them. They should not be used as the only factor to determine your decision, but you should be keen on what other clients say about them.

Recommendations

Friends and family can help you land a good dentist. They can invite you to visit the one they have been using for years now. Before saying yes to the dentist recommended to you, ask them for how long they have been using them, why they choose him, is he good with kids? Ask anything of interest to you when choosing a dentist. Visit their clinic before deciding he is the one. Do not give in because your friends referred you, no, go to the dentist you are okay with.

Equipment’s

Do they have the right equipment? Is the clinic modern? With the right tools and equipment, you are guaranteed quality service. If you have children, they should have the baby friendly equipment. The dentist should be good with children as well. A child corner where children can play as they await their parents.

Cost

dentistAlways choose a dentist within your budget. Different dental clinics charge different amounts. Research and compare prices for different procedures. When it comes to cost this is what I always say, get value for your money. Irrespective of the amount you pay, you should get quality services. We cannot all afford the most expensive clinics, but we can pay for the services elsewhere.…

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