Teeth undergo natural changes in colour and your smile doesn't have to be bright white to be healthy. Certain foods and beverages may stain your teeth; smoking, some medications and trauma to the teeth can also cause discolouration.
There are a variety of methods and products available to whiten your teeth either at home or at your dentist's office. Whitening mouthwash, toothpaste and floss as well as whitening strips, are among the products are available from your drugstore. Your dentist can also provide in-office treatments or make you customized take-home trays. Different methods have varying costs, time-commitments and potential side-effects and not all options are for everyone.
Talk to your dentist about your expectations as well as the pros and cons of tooth whitening options to determine what's right for your teeth.
To keep your teeth looking as white as possible try the following:
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