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Doctor insights on: Toothpaste For Hickeys

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Does toothpaste burn a hickey?

Does toothpaste burn a hickey?

Probably not,: Toothpaste will not burn a hickey. To be used comfortably in the mouth, toothpaste must have a ph similar to the oral environment or it will produce a burning sensation! when your friend gave you the hickey did the ph of his/her mouth produce a burning sensation on your neck or just in your heart?! ...Read more

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Toothpaste suppose to burn on hickeys?

Toothpaste suppose to burn on hickeys?

Possible: Use toothpaste for your teeth! Putting toothpastes on your skin, and leaving it their may irritate your skin. ...Read more

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What are good toothpaste?

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What are good toothpaste?

ADA seal: Use american dental association approved toothpaste with its seal. ...Read more

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Is synsodine a good toothpaste?

Yes, ADA approved: The very first think you should look at when choosing your toothpaste is the ADA Seal of Approval and Sensodyne has one. ...Read more

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Is elgydium a good toothpaste?

Is elgydium a good toothpaste?

Don't know: I do know that US products from Crest, Colgate, Arm & Hammer, Tom's, are made under rigorous US regulations. Elgydium is made in France, not subject to US regs. And as it has to be shipped here from overseas, those costs get added to the cost of the product. ...Read more

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What happens if you eat toothpaste?

One time is OK: If you accidentally ingest toothpaste one time there would be no concern. However repeated ingestion could cause problems and is highly not recommended. ...Read more

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What are alternatives to toothpaste?

What are alternatives to toothpaste?

Baking soda, dirt too: Toothpaste without Fluoride has no active therapeutic ingredient. Without micro abrasives staining occurs. Other than taste, you can use baking soda, dirt from your back yard, a slurry of oreo cookies or brush with nothing at all. It doesn't matter what you use anyway as long as you don't harm yourself! In my office: good oral hygiene= floss =93% of home care ; toothbrush 6%; rinse 1%. ...Read more

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What kind of toothpaste should I use?

What kind of toothpaste should I use?

Toothpaste!!: The answer to this is.................. One you like the taste of! Studies have found if you use a toothpaste you like the taste of, you are more likely to use it. If you have a high rate of cavities then I would recommend one with fluoride. ...Read more

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Is pepsodent a non abrasive toothpaste?

Is pepsodent a non abrasive toothpaste?

Carifree: Carifree ph oral neutralizer gel has a very low coeff of abrasiveness compared to otc toothpastes... Just make sure you don't drink a lot of acidic beverages, even orange juice and then brush abrasive and hard. That will hurt your enamel in the long run! ...Read more

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Should I be using an antibacterial toothpaste?

No: Trisoclan is used in some patients. The concern is developing resistant bacteria. Similar to hand disinfectants. I do not recommend those toothpastes. ...Read more

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What's best? Colgates or zendiums toothpaste?

What's best? Colgates or zendiums toothpaste?

Toothpaste: There is not one best toothpaste despite all of the marketing that is being done. A toothpaste helps with the removal of plaque which canned one effectively without toothpaste. So this is a personal choice. The important things are that it contains fluoride and it is not too abrasive. ...Read more

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I was wondering is fluoridated toothpaste safe?

I was wondering is fluoridated toothpaste safe?

Yes it's safe: Fluoridated toothpaste is extremely safe and falls under the regulations established by the food and drug administration. If it were not safe, you would not be able to get any Fluoride at all for any use. ...Read more

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I need to know what is toothpaste really made of?

I need to know what is toothpaste really made of?

Toothpaste: Abrasives, dental polishers, constitute at least 50% of a typical toothpaste, Fluoride in various forms is the most popular active ingredient in toothpaste to prevent cavities, a foaming agent, which enables uniform distribution of toothpaste, 20-45% water, flavorings, some have glycerol, sorbitol, or xylitol to prevent drying, some have enamel remineralizers and some have desensitizers. ...Read more

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I'm curious as to which is the world best toothpaste?

I'm curious as to which is the world best toothpaste?

No SLS: Many toothpastes contain sodium lauryl sulfate, or sls. This ingredient is also found in personal care products, including soap, shampoo and mouthwash. Sls provides the “foaming action” that makes you feel like something spectacular is happening in your mouth. This ingredient has also been linked to recurrent canker sores. Try changing to toothpaste that is "sls free, ". ...Read more

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Can I use toothpaste on styes?

Can I use toothpaste on styes?

NO: Be very careful what you use toothpaste for. Use products for its intended use. Would you ever brush your teeth with vagisil? ...Read more

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Can putting toothpaste on boil help?

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Miracle?: If toothpaste was a miracle worker for everything from skin rashes, to boils, to acne, to lubrication, to stuff you use downstairs, it would be worth so much more. It would cost you an arm and a leg. Please, use toothpaste for your teeth, and speak to your dermatologist, gyn, md, ent, etc. For other uses. ...Read more

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Why does toothpaste relieve itching?

Why does toothpaste relieve itching?

Disagreeing with MD: Tooth paste has no numbing or anesthetic in it. The active ingredients in "sensitivity" toothpastes are strontium acetate, potassium nitrate or fluoride. They act to depolarize nerve endings, plug the mircrotubules of the dentin of the tooth. ...Read more

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What are good whitening toothpastes?

What are good whitening toothpastes?

No: Most whitening tooth pastes do not contain enough whitening materials to really make a significant difference. They equate cleaning of your teeth to make them "whiter". ...Read more

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Can sensodyne toothpaste really work?

Yes: Try it ; see. I personally use it ; it works. Recommend it to my patients all the time. ...Read more

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Which toothpaste is best for toothache?

Which toothpaste is best for toothache?

Dentist: Toothpaste doesn't cure a toothache. A Dentist cures a toothache. Pain means tooth fractured or infected...toothpaste is a cleaning product, not an infection cure. Call a Dentist for help before your ache becomes a roaring abscess. ...Read more

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Why does toothpaste taste like gum now?

Children: Many kids love that flavor. Mint is not for everyone. ...Read more

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Which is the best anti cavity toothpaste?

Sensodyne pronamel: Sensodyne pronamel has some good clinical studies on its effectiveness. My patients are very happy with it for sensitivity as well. ...Read more

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What is the best toothpaste for whitening?

What is the best toothpaste for whitening?

None: Toothpaste itself will not really whiten teeth because it does not stay on long enough. ...Read more

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Is there a toothpaste that removes tartar?

Is there a toothpaste that removes tartar?

Calculus: Calculus is a buildup of hardened bacterial colonies that need to be manually scraped and scaled off of the tooth surface. This is accomplished by your dentist and/or hygienist. Use a tartar control toothpaste to keep your teeth clean between regularly scheduled dental cleaning visits. So to answer your question, unfortunately no. ...Read more

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Is wintergreen oil in toothpaste effective?

Possibly: Aromatic oils such as wintergreen have a variety of reputed beneficail effects. I am sure an internet search will yield a plethora of information on the subject. ...Read more

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I burnt my skin from toothpaste, what to do?

I burnt my skin from toothpaste, what to do?

Off-label use: There is inherent risk in using any medicine, prescription or OTC, for uses other than those listed in the instructions. Toothpaste is designed to be used inside the mouth, not on facial skin. It's not designed to be used to treat acne, although many people think it will cure facial blemishes. Inside the mouth, you only need a pea-sized portion on your toothbrush. Please see your physician. ...Read more

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Where can I find non-fluoridated toothpaste?

Wed/ health food: The internet: like amazon. Most healthfood stores carry it. Make sure it has xylitol as a main ingredient. ...Read more

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I swallowed 5000ppm toothpaste. Is that bad?

One time is not bad: One time accidental ingestion of high strength Fluoride should not be harmful. Repeated ingestion is not recommended. ...Read more

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Please recommend some good whitening toothpaste?

Please recommend some good whitening toothpaste?

Whitening toothpaste: All whitening toothpastes rely on being more abrasive to remove superficial stains from coffee, tea, cigarette smoke etc.
They do not contain any whitening ingredients. While they may help initially, continued use can make the teeth darker as the outer lighter color is worn away revealing the darker inner structure. Also may make them more sensitive. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of mentadent toothpaste, ?

None that I know of: Mentadent has no side effects that I know of. What side effects are you experiencing? ...Read more