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Slightly transparent teeth?

Slightly transparent teeth?

Be concerned : When enamel has been lost and becomes very thin the underlying yellow orange dentin is no longer masked by this translucent enamel. It appears transparent. Protecting the remaining enamel is essential by avoiding bacterial accumulation in plaque and acidic substances that will demineralized further, the remaining enamel. New dental ceramics in combination with composite make excellent replacemen. ...Read more

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Mouth (mouth) " n. Pl. Mouths 1. A. The body opening through which an animal takes in food. B. The cavity lying at the upper end of the alimentary canal, bounded on the outside by the lips and inside by the oropharynx and containing in higher vertebrates the tongue, gums, and teeth. C. This cavity regarded as the source of sounds and speech. D. The opening to any cavity or canal ...Read more


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What can cause transparent teeth?

What can cause transparent teeth?

Enamel : Thinning of the enamel can make teeth look more translucent. ...Read more

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Question about transparent teeth?

Question about transparent teeth?

Beautiful solutions: When enamel has been lost and becomes very thin the underlying yellow orange dentin is no longer masked by this translucent enamel. It appears transparent. Dental scientist and material experts have developed superior sturdy enamel substitutes in the form of ceramics and ceramic/composite combination. Complete, partial and on lay crowns are first choice. Frequently veneers on front teeth work. ...Read more

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How can you fix transparent teeth?

See dentist: There are several treatment available and the difference between them is determined by what your teeth look like and how much you want to pay to correct the problem. See your dentist, explain your concerns and then the dentist can tell you your different options. ...Read more

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What's up with semi transparent teeth?

What's up with semi transparent teeth?

Enamel: Enamel is translucent and can vary slightly between people. There is little dentin near the incisal edges, making the edges look transparent. ...Read more

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Is there a way to fix transparent teeth?

Is there a way to fix transparent teeth?

Lumineers : Lumineers is a fantastic option to permanently change the color, shape and size of the front teeth in a spectacular fashion often without shots or any tooth adjustments. The materials used are very strong (zirconia) and the results are amazing! ...Read more

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Dental professionals, "transparent teeth"?

Dental professionals, "transparent teeth"?

Enamel: If you are referring to the edges of the front teeth being transparent, this is usually due to the natural transparency of enamel. Also, severely worn teeth can look transparent. ...Read more

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Are there any solutions to transparent teeth?

Are there any solutions to transparent teeth?

Transparent teeth: After discussing the cause of your transparent teeth, your dentist can discuss options for improving their health and durability. Composite bonding, porcelain laminate, ceramic crowns, etc. ...Read more

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Dental professionals, "transparent teeth", what to do?

Dental professionals, "transparent teeth", what to do?

Thin teeth?: Do you drink a lot of soda and/or citrus? Must remove the cause before trying to protect ; preserve what you have left of your enamel. Acids from soda and lemons, etc, as well as over-whitening them wear away the teeth enamel, making them look too thin. Solution: proenamel toothpaste, act Fluoride mouthwash, ; seeing a dentist to make sure they do not need some kind of protective restorations. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Transparent teeth?

What is the definition or description of: Transparent teeth?

Transparrent teeth: If teeth become thinned on the lip side or the tongue side light may pass through the enamel rather than being reflected back, giving the appearance of transparency rather than translucency. Most common causes are wear from malocclusion or parafunctional habits, or erosion from acid reflux or eating disorder. See your Dentist for care. ...Read more

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Is there a cure for transparent teeth or teeth that have lost enamel?

Is there a cure for transparent teeth or teeth that have lost enamel?

Prevention: Prevention is always the best cure. Some studies have shown minimum remineraliation through oil pulling. Also, through a major change in diet of healthy fats, vitamin d and specific mineral intake, teeth can be remineralized. Research the work of dr. Weston price for more details. Otherwise, there are many dental possibilities to restore beauty and function to transparent teeth. ...Read more

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I have a disease thatwithout receiving professional dental treatment, results in the tooth loss? Any home remedies?

I have a disease thatwithout receiving professional dental treatment, results in the tooth loss? Any home remedies?

More information: To accurately answer your question, we would need to know what disease you're talking about. If its periodontal disease, the only "home remedy" available is routine and meticulous brushing and flossing along with an antibacterial mouthwash like listerine or crest prohealth. This only helps after all the bacterial tartar is removed by your dentist, however. ...Read more

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Why are my teeth transparent? Is there any treatment for that?

Why are my teeth transparent? Is there any treatment for that?

Possible: It depends on the degree. All teeth are translucent to some degree. However, sometimes excessinf wear can cause teeth to thin out so that they appear more" transparent".
Have your dentist check your bite. Poor occlusion can cause this and fixing the bite and then proper restoration can be done. ...Read more

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Could you tell me a treatment to whiten my teeth at home?

Could you tell me a treatment to whiten my teeth at home?

Toothpastes & strips: Your pharmacy will have these products. Don't expect them to work anywhere nearly as well as a whitening procedure provided by your dentist. ...Read more

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What is a home remedy to make your teeth stop hurting you?

What is a home remedy to make your teeth stop hurting you?

The telephone: Any pain numbing product, whether prescription, OTC, or "home" remedy, will only mask symptoms as the cause of the pain becomes more widespread. The best remedy is pick up the telephone, call your Dentist, and make an appointment to treat (eliminate) the cause of the pain. If it's an abscess pain meds will not stop the spread of the infection through your body. CALL NOW! ...Read more

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Need some dental expertise! My teeth aren't straight tell me a home remedy?

Need some dental expertise! My teeth aren't straight tell me a home remedy?

There aren't any: There are no home remedies to straighten teeth. Talk to your dentist or an orthodontist about your options. Many orthodontist will not charge for the first consultation so, you can get some good answers. ...Read more

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What home remedy can I use to whiten my teeth?

What home remedy can I use to whiten my teeth?

Nothing effective: Most home "remedies" actually harmful. Start w professional cleaning by your Dentist. Then follow his/her advice as to what would be best route for you to follow. ...Read more

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What products are good at whitening teeth with no pain? And home remedy?

What products are good at whitening teeth with no pain? And home remedy?

Many: Most toothpaste for whitening do not cause sensitivity. Some patients, however, already have sensitive teeth. The most common otc whitening product is crest white strips. This seems to work but not great and often causes sensitivity. In our office, the professional products we use are based on the patients level of sensitivity and we also have desensitizers for use beforehand if needed. ...Read more

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I'm wondering what is the most effective home remedy of teeth whitening?

I'm wondering what is the most effective home remedy of teeth whitening?

Over the counter: Many over the counter whitening products work well for young people. The dentist ca. Also, make custom trays for home whitening and the strength of the whitening gel would be stronger. ...Read more

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Please tell me what are home treatment for teeth whitening if teeth are permanent yellow?

Please tell me what are home treatment for teeth whitening if teeth are permanent yellow?

Try crestwhite strip: You can certainly try using crest white strips. You might get great whitening of your teeth, but if it doesn't, then a dentist would need to fabricate custom trays and provide a higher concentration of whitening agent to lighten your teeth. Some teeth, however, never get as light as you like and you might need to have veneers to complete the cosmetic change. ...Read more

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Does anybody know a home remedy to whiten teeth?

Hydrogen peroxide: Even though studies show hydrogen peroxide can whiten teeth, consult with your doctor. ...Read more

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Can baking powder be used as a home remedy to whiten teeth?

Can baking powder be used as a home remedy to whiten teeth?

Not really: Baking soda (not powder) is abrasive and will remove surface stains, but not actually whiten your teeth very much. Excess use can wear away the enamel making your teeth weaker. Consider using products specifically designed to whiten teeth. OTC gels may work for you, but nothing beats professionally dispensed and applied products. ...Read more

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I sometimes notice white patch on my teeth. Few of my teeth looks semitransparent too sumtym. Why? Suggest any home remedy to whiten my teeth.

I sometimes notice white patch on my teeth. Few of my teeth looks semitransparent too sumtym. Why? Suggest any home remedy to whiten my teeth.

Plaque: White patches on teeth could be plaque if removable some teeth get white patches when then form and depending on how deep they go they might not be bleachable. Home whitening does not work well you need dental bleaching systems which work great. You can try brushing with baking soda to remove stains. ...Read more

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Is the any home remedy to make your teeth whiter and remove stains and make your gums pinker?

Is the any home remedy to make your teeth whiter and remove stains and make your gums pinker?

See below. : You be amazed of how much whiter, less stained and pinker (healthier) gums you will get just by brushing and flossing a few times a day. By brushing properly using a soft toothbrush you can get great result. You can also use some over the counter whitening toothpaste. This is more of a maintenance plan and you should have a professional cleaning and whitening done by a dentist. ...Read more

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Is there a home remedy for ridding gum infection, and whitening teeth besides brushing?

Is there a home remedy for ridding gum infection, and whitening teeth besides brushing?

Yes and no: Yes to the teeth whitening and no to the gum infection. If you have gum infection, you need to see your dentist for treatment. ...Read more

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My four front teeth (2 on top, 2 on bottom) are transparent on the edge. Would a pronamel toothpaste be enough to get ridof that? What is the recommended treatment?

My four front teeth (2 on top, 2 on bottom) are transparent on the edge. Would a pronamel toothpaste be enough to get ridof that? What is the recommended treatment?

No: Incisal transparency\translucency is normal and varies from individual to individual and from tooth to tooth. Wearing down of these edges or tooth erosion may sometimes increase the transparency. I recommend that you discuss this issue with your own dentist to see what, if anything, can be done to satisfy your wishes. ...Read more

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Can you explain what are the home made remedy to turn my pale yellow teeth into shiny white?

Can you explain what are the home made remedy to turn my pale yellow teeth into shiny white?

Sorry, no remedy: Let's start from the beginning; when was your last cleaning at a dentist's office? If it was more than 6 months, you must be seen by a dentist to have any surface stains and calculus removed. Then you can try otc gels to give you the shiny white you desire. No magic here. You need professional help first. ...Read more

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Until I can afford dental appt. , what is an effective otc or home remedy toothache reliever? Its many teeth. I literally use a tube of ambesol a day.

Until I can afford dental appt. , what is an effective otc or home remedy toothache reliever? Its many teeth. I literally use a tube of ambesol a day.

5 suggestions given: See if you qualify for the dental component of Obamacare. Try a school or residency program. Try a dentist that may work with you financially, see if you qualify for third party payments, such as Lending Tree or CareCredit or purchase a dental insurance plan with reduced rates. ...Read more

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Is zoom whitening really effective? He recommends the take-home trays. But a friend said her teeth were at least 3 shades whiter after the treatment, and I could tell they were whiter. I tend to trust my dentist, but I did like my friends results. .

Personal preference: Zoom! Will do about same amount of whitening that 2-3 weeks of home whitening can in 1 hour. Take home whitening kits are less expensive. The biggest difference is convenience. In an "I want it now" world, zoom! Is popular because of the results are achieved in 1 hour.
As a business man, I would prefer home kits too. Reasoning is chair time and they cost me a lot less than zoom! ...Read more

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Transparent Teeth (Definition)

If teeth become thinned on the lip side or the tongue side light may pass through the enamel rather than being reflected back, giving the appearance of transparency rather than translucency. Most common causes are wear from malocclusion or parafunctional habits, or erosion from acid reflux or eating disorder. See ...Read more