Posts Tagged ‘teeth care’

Natural teeth whiteners

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

teeth whitener, teeth careTeeth’s whitening is gaining popularity worldwide as people all around the world are growing consciousness about the way they look. Enhancing your smile’s color is becoming very popular as a beauty treatment. Nowadays lots of products promise instant teeth whitening. Technological advancement has facilitated the mass with products that contain chemicals like peroxides and bleaches which help you enhance the blink in your teeth. But these chemicals are not always good for your health. Sometimes they also lead to side effects that are undesirable. These complaints against such chemicals had led to the introduction of natural teeth whiteners in the market.

The natural teeth whiteners comprise of herbal ingredients. These natural whiteners of the teeth contain naturally occurring chemicals along with the herbal ingredients like silica, calcium carbonate, sodium chloride. Modern research establishes the fact that these ingredients do not result in any kind of damage or ill effect on the end customers mouth or teeth tissues. These ingredients in the natural teeth whiteners work as attackers on the stains and plague resulting in whiter teeth. Even though in comparison with the chemical teeth whiteners, natural teeth whiteners take longer span of time to project effective results, but are far safer than the other alternatives. So if you want white pearly teeth and time is not exactly an issue, and you prefer safety over fast results then natural teeth whiteners is the best option amidst the available options. You can choose from a number of available brands that offer this product at reasonable rates. You can both find them in physical shops and also on virtual online shops. And also usually most of the natural teeth whiteners come with a guarantee.

 

Tips to Prevent Cavity in Teeth

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Prevent Cavity, Teeth careTeeth are a very important part of our bodies.  They help us chew our food, they help us talk and teeth are the main factor which determines how beautiful our smile is. A set of healthy pearly white can help us feel confident about ourselves.  So to maintain healthy teeth, you should have good oral hygiene.  Tooth cavity and decay is a common problem and negligence can lead to severe pain and discomfort. If ignored, painful medical treatments like root canalling or complete removal of the teeth might have to be done. So it’s better to be safe than sorry. Here are a few tips on how to keep tooth decay and cavities at bay.

How to have healthy teeth

i.            Maintain good oral hygiene. Wash your mouth after every meal. If possible brush your with normal water without the toothpaste after every meal.

ii.            Using good toothpaste, make sure that you brush your teeth at least twice a day.

iii.            Use salt and fluoride rich toothpastes as these help keep tooth decay and cavity at bay.

iv.            Go for an oral checkup once every 3 months to stay on the safe side.

v.            Floss daily.

vi.            Drink a lot of water and stay away from flavored mouthwash.

vii.            Never forget to wash your mouth properly after you consume sweets, meat and chocolates.

  1. Avoid regular snacking. We tend to forget to wash our mouths if we eat light snack every now and then.

ix.            Always go for anti bacterial treatments first if you have bad breath.

Follow these simple oral hygiene tips and have a beautiful set of teeth at all times.

Advantages of baking soda for your teeth

Monday, September 24th, 2012

baking soda for teeth, teeth careBaking soda has a lot of health benefits and one of the most beneficial properties of baking soda is the ability to get your skin whitened. They are called sodium bicarbonate. This substance could be found in mineral springs or it could be produced artificially as well.

The way baking sodas work:

They are slightly alkaline and they could be dissolved in water which enables them to penetrate the enamel of the tooth. It has an action that is slightly abrasive through which the free radicals are emitted at the time baking soda is mixed with water and scrapes off the brown or yellow stains of the teeth. The mixture breaks down the discoloration on interaction with the stain molecules for lightening and brightening up the teeth.

Other advantages of baking soda:

Plaque could be removed by baking soda which helps in preventing decay of tooth and freshening up the breath. They are very cheap and are great alternatives to the expensive commercial products that are available in the market for tooth whitening.

Brushing with baking soda:

Baking soda is also known for its properties which can help remove spots from skin. This same property is used to clean teeth. A beautiful smile is the key to self confidence and getting a good smile naturally is the best option you can choose. It is always a better option than using harmful chemicals and surgeries which might not even work for some people.

Cure for cold sensitive teeth

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

care teeth, cold sensitive teethA very common complaint which dentists get to hear is that people with weak teeth and gums complain about cold sensitivity. This means that people may experience a sharp pain in your tooth and gums when they drink cold water or have ice cream or anything cold. This is not an uncommon problem and it can be solved as well. If you have this cold sensitivity problem, you should probably go see a dentist first.

Why does this happen?

One of the basic reasons for this is tooth decay. This weakens the teeth and the gums as well which leads to the sensitivity.

Sometimes physical trauma also causes such a situation.

How is it cured?

It can be cured by itself for by the doctor depending upon the damage.

  • Sometimes doctors can cure it or lessen the pain with the help of ointments and mouth washes.
  • Sometimes you might even need a root canal or a tooth capping to stop the pain.
  • Sometimes, the pain goes away by itself if the gums are affected. The right kind of diet and oral health care can make this possible.

Precautionary measures

You should maintain good oral health. Brush your teeth twice a day and don’t forget to floss. You should use the right kind of tooth brush and remember to change it every 3 months. Visit the dentist twice a year for a regular check up. You shouldn’t even ignore the most minute pain or discomfort in your teeth as you could be ignoring something more serious.

Importance of keeping your teeth clean

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

clean teeth, teeth care, oral careOur face is probably the first thing that someone notices about us. Our smile speaks volumes for us and does wonders to those we are talking to and helps us emote many a feelings. However if you do not have a wonderful set of teeth to expose in your smile then you will find yourself to a disadvantage many a times and may also suffer from low self esteem and become socially inactive due to the fear of being ridiculed. Not having healthy and shiny white teeth is nothing less than pure pain and that is why you should take extra care to make sure that you clean them every day.

Here are a few reasons why it is important to keep your teeth clean:

  • First there are the social implications. No one wants to see a smile or hear a laugh if it exposes a set of dirty yellow teeth with black spots on them! If you do not want people to turn away when you talk or smile, clean your teeth!
  • Not cleaning your teeth will make all those food particles stay stuck in between them that could lead to a number of dental problems like cavities and bleeding gums and you may have to uproot a few teeth as well!
  • A dirty and ill mouth will make you have bad breath! Bad breath is a total turn off and you will find that not only can you not smile but also not be able to talk without feeling embarrassed.