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How do I whiten teeth with home remedies without damaging?

How do I whiten teeth with home remedies without damaging?

None: There are no home remedies to whiten teeth other that keeping them clean on a daily basis with proper brushing and flossing after meals. If you really want whiter teeth see your dentist for a professional cleaning and a discussion of available safe and effective methods. Crest whitestrips are effective for some but have definite limitations and even this should be discussed with your dentist first. ...Read more

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Teeth Whitening (Definition)

Teeth whitening is a treatment of the tooth to reduce pigments so enhancing their appearance and reducing discoloration. Usually the outer enamel is lightened using an oxygen releasing carbamide product for extrinsic bleaching, but when access to the pulp chamber is possible, intrinsic bleach with a stronger reagent that can significantly reduce the color. Dr neil mcleod dds ...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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Are there any home remedies to brighten and whiten teeth that really work?

Are there any home remedies to brighten and whiten teeth that really work?

OTC products: You can purchase otc products at your drugstore that you can use at home to whiten your teeth. They will not work as well as professionally applied products, but they might just do the trick for you. ...Read more

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Any effective teeth whitening solutions to try at home?

Any effective teeth whitening solutions to try at home?

Yes: There are whitening that are sold otc for example crest white strips. ...Read more

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Does anybody know a home remedy to whiten teeth?

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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How is home teeth whitening products?

How is home teeth whitening products?

Teeth whitening: You can use over the counter tooth paste or crest 3D whitening strips or pens. However, they are not so effective and/or stable. OTC bleach and whitening tooth paste could be used as a supplement only. A professional teeth whitening without laser, followed by home whitening system with custom trays for the long term effect. You will be very happy with the results. ...Read more

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What can be done to whiten teeth with home remedies?

What can be done to whiten teeth with home remedies?

Not much: Unfortunately, there is not much you can do to whiten your teeth with home remedies. Darkening of teeth is a natural change that takes place as we age. Going against this natural aging process requires professional intervention. At home if you brush and floss meticulously and carefully, you will at least keep tooth-darkening external stains away and can keep your teeth to their natural whiteness. ...Read more

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Can't afford any treatments from the dentist or those whitening strips. I brush my teeth a lot.. Any ways at home to make my teeth whiter?

Can't afford any treatments from the dentist or those whitening strips. I brush my teeth a lot.. Any ways at home to make my teeth whiter?

Sorry, no: You will need to spend money on some type of whitening product, even if it is just whitening toothpaste for a few dollars. Brushing your teeth a lot does not whiten them. Intrinsic stains (coffee, tea, etc) cannot be brushed out. ...Read more

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Can there be any teeth whitening at home kits for sensitive teeth & gums?

Can there be any teeth whitening at home kits for sensitive teeth & gums?

Tooth Whitening: There are various at home bleaching methods available, and some do cause sensitivity while others don't. Whitening strips can confine the bleach to a specific area on the tooth where they are placed, as opposed to the gel type that are placed in a "at-home" bleaching tray. If you suffer from sensitive teeth and gums, use a desensitizing toothpaste in addition to treat the cause of the sensitivity. ...Read more

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Will whitening strips caused teeth to hurt!?

Will whitening strips caused teeth to hurt!?

Possibly: Some peoples teeth are sensitive to peroxide whitening agents. This is especially true in teeth with areas of biting edge wear (front teeth) and gumline recession with resulting tooth root surface exposure. ...Read more

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Can you tell me some great home teeth bleaching kit?

Can you tell me some great home teeth bleaching kit?

DIY home bleaching: The best result for home bleaching is 'rembrandt' tooth paste. The best result period is the bleach trays made by your dental professional. They have a variety of bleach strengths to meet your needs with out tooth sensitivity. Takes about 20 hours of bleaching to get a two shade improvement.Best. ...Read more

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What is best to whiten teeth with at home fast besides baking soda?

What is best to whiten teeth with at home fast besides baking soda?

Whiten teeth: Please see a dentist to get your teeth whitend up and you will also be taught how to keep your lovely teeth sparkling! ...Read more

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Natural ways to whiten teeth?

Natural ways to whiten teeth?

Avoid the source...: I'm not aware of a good alternative to the whitening products readily available at your drug store or professionally through most dental offices. You may try to eliminate the source of the staining (speak with your dentist or hygienist about details), or use a whitening toothpaste. Good luck :). ...Read more

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What are safe ways to whiten teeth with braces at home?

What are safe ways to whiten teeth with braces at home?

Bleaching teeth: If you have brackets ( braces) on your teeth, the whitening solution cannot get to the tooth structure underneath those brackets. That means that while the part of the tooth that is exposed will get lighter, the part under the brackets won't- resulting in mottled teeth.. Best to wait until the braces come off. ...Read more

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Can you explain what are some ways to whiten your teeth at home using home materials ?

Can you explain what are some ways to whiten your teeth at home using home materials ?

No home materials: You do not have anything in your home to actually whiten your teeth.. If you really want whiter teeth, they first need to be cleaned and polished professionally at your dentist. Then, either drugstore products or dentist applied gels can help you achieve your goal. ...Read more

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What's the best home solution for tooth whitening?

What's the best home solution for tooth whitening?

Tooth whitening: There are many home tooth whitening products. Discuss with your dentist as the systems the dentist dispenses may be safer and get better results. Before whitening you need to have the teeth examined to make sure you do not have any areas of tooth decay. If any products burn your gums or your teeth become sensitive to air/cold discontinue and let your dentist know asap. ...Read more

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What's the best way to whiten teeth at home?

What's the best way to whiten teeth at home?

Custom trays : Custome fitted trays and whitening get is the best at home method followed by over the counter strips. ...Read more

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Want to know do those teeth "whitening" kits clean your teeth or just bleach the plaque white?

Neither: Whitening kits remove or lighten pigment stains. Kits do not clean teeth or remove plaque (bacteria). For best treatment, see your dentist rather than trying to do this yourself. ...Read more

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Need some safe ways to whiten your teeth at home?

Need some safe ways to whiten your teeth at home?

Dentist supervised: One of the safest ways is to used dentist supervised home whitening, using custom fabricated trays and appropriate strength whitening gel. ...Read more

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Mouth (Definition)

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