Natural Teeth Whitening - How to Whiten Your Teeth Permanently

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Natural Teeth Whitening - How to Whiten Your Teeth Permanently

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“Natural Ways to Whiten Teeth” Presented by Backlar Davis http://backlar-davis.com/ Check Out This Resource Before You Continue Teeth Whitening For You – As Little as Few Weeks Click Here to Find Out

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Ancient Teeth Whitening Methods Our ancestors were also concerned about whiter teeth. They used different methods to achieve a shining smile. The ancient Egyptians around 4000 years ago started the process of teeth whitening. They were very much concerned with appearing beautiful and wealthy. Thus they mixed wine vinegar with ground pumice stone in order to create a white paste which they applied to their teeth. The ancient Romans used urine as bleach to whiten their teeth. It was the ammonia in the urine that contributed to a bright smile. The Greeks of old times applied strange mixtures and chemicals to their teeth which they extracted from leaves. During the 17th century people used to go to their barber to whiten their teeth. The barber filed the teeth and rubbed nitric acid to them. Unfortunately this practice left people with a few or no teeth at all because they decayed. The Europeans of the Renaissance applied bleach to their teeth. They had whiter teeth for a limited period but as time passed their enamel started to wear away resulting in tooth decay. In the early 19th century fluoride was discovered in order to maintain healthy teeth. On the other hand an excessive use of fluoride caused teeth staining. Applying Bleaching Gel To Brighten Teeth One of the teeth whitening methods that many people try at home is using a bleaching gel. Bleaching gel is pretty inexpensive and easy to find. Bleaching gels are made from a peroxide solution that can be applied in several different ways. The gel can be applied in a bleaching tray that fits over the teeth or with a small brush or a toothbrush. It also can be put into a bleaching pen and applied with the pen. Advantages of Using Bleaching Gel One of the advantages of using bleaching gel to brighten teeth is the ease of use. Because you can use the gel in a tray in a pen or painted directly onto the teeth with a brush it makes it easy for people to apply the gel in whatever method works for them. Bleaching gel works in as little as 10 minutes which makes it perfect for people who want to brighten their teeth before going out or going to work. Bleaching gel also is not as messy as some other types of tooth whitening products because it is a thick gel. But despite the advantages using bleaching gel is not always the best choice for tooth whitening. Disadvantages of Using Bleaching Gel Bleaching gel like many other peroxide based tooth whiteners doesnt dramatically whiten teeth. If your teeth have some minor staining or are just looking dull then a bleaching gel will make your teeth look whiter. But if your teeth are discolored or seriously stained the peroxide gel wont have enough power to dramatically whiten your teeth. Another disadvantage is that the gel has to stay on your teeth in order to work which means you cant eat drink or do anything that might loosen the gel from the teeth the entire time that youre wearing the gel.

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Using the gel everyday can weaken the enamel on your teeth and over time it can cause sensitivity or make any existing sensitivity worse. Chewing Sugar Free Gums For Whiter Teeth Brushing your teeth after meals is the best way to prevent the food that you eat from staining your teeth. But its not always possible to brush right after eating a meal drinking coffee or having some wine with friends. If you eat out often and are concerned about your teeth getting stained by what you eat and drink there is an alternative to brushing. Chewing sugar free gum after eating or drinking has been proven to help prevent stains and keep your mouth healthy. How Sugar Free Gum Helps Your Mouth There are a couple of ways that sugar free gum can help prevent stained teeth. The first is that when you chew gum the gum acts like an abrasive on the teeth gently scrubbing away any stains as well as food particles and plaque that get stuck to your teeth. As the gum scrubs away the stains and the debris your teeth will look whiter and no new stains will be able to set on the surface of the teeth. Chewing sugar free gum also stimulates the production of saliva in your mouth. That saliva will help rinse debris and plaque from your teeth. When your mouth has been rinsed by saliva your breath will be fresher and your teeth will be whiter. Dont Stop Brushing Just because chewing sugar free gum will make your teeth whiter doesnt mean that you can stop brushing though. You still need to brush your teeth with toothpaste at least twice a day. But if you are out with friends eating or you are working late and dont get the chance to brush right after your meal dont worry. Chewing sugar free gums will prevent stains and plaque and keep your teeth white. Just be sure that the gum is sugarless. Sugary gums can end up damaging your teeth and causing decay.

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Making Use of Baking Soda To Clean Your Teeth Baking soda is one of the best natural cleansers and its safe to use on your teeth as well as for cleaning around the house. Baking soda is sodium bicarbonate a naturally occurring mineral. It has been used for thousands of years in cooking as a cleaning agent and for treating dental and mouth problems. Baking soda is a great natural tooth cleaner and it can whiten your teeth and prevent stains. It is cheap and easy to find at any grocery store. Here are a few easy ways that you can use baking soda to prevent stained teeth: Brush with Baking Soda The simplest way to use baking soda to prevent tooth stains is to brush with it before you brush with your normal toothpaste. Pour a little baking soda into a small container or just remove the top of the box. Dip your toothbrush in some water or hold it under the faucet until all the bristles are wet. Dip the toothbrush into the baking soda. The baking soda will stick to the wet bristles on the brush. Brush your teeth for at least two minutes with the baking soda then rinse your mouth thoroughly. The baking soda will help eliminate stains and prevent new stains. Add Baking Soda to Your Toothpaste If you dont want the hassle of brushing with baking soda and then brushing with your favorite toothpaste you can just combine them. Dip your brush into the baking soda and then put some toothpaste on your brush. Brush your teeth the way that you normally would with the toothpaste and baking soda mixture. Just be careful not to brush too hard if you do this because the baking soda can be abrasive and cause irritated gums if youre not careful. After a few days of brushing with baking soda you will notice that your mouth feels healthier and your teeth look whiter. Remember to Check Out This Resource Teeth Whitening For You – As Little as Few Weeks Click Here to Find Out

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Eating Certain Fruits and Vegetables Keeps Teeth White And Healthy Brushing your teeth and practicing good dental hygiene is important for keeping your teeth healthy and white. But its not the only way to keep your teeth white. There are several different foods that you can eat that will help clean stains off your teeth and prevent foods from staining your teeth. There are fruits and vegetables that gently scrub your teeth as you eat them which will remove food particles and stains from things like coffee wine juice or soda. Additionally these food stimulate your mouth to produce more saliva. The saliva will help wash your teeth and keep new stains from forming. So fruits and vegetables arent just good for you because they contain vitamins and minerals they are good for you because they will also clean your teeth and make them strong. Fruits That Will Clean Your Teeth You have probably been told over the years to limit how much fruit you eat because the natural sugar in fruit can cause tooth decay and other problems. But the natural sugar in fruit doesnt damage your teeth the way that processed sugar does so you can have more fruit than you think. Apples strawberries and kiwi fruit are fruits that you can eat every day to clean your teeth and keep them healthy. Because these fruits are also high in Vitamin C they will keep your gums healthy too which is an added bonus. An apple a day wont just keep the doctor away it will keep the dentist away too. Vegetables That Will Clean Your Teeth Are you eating enough vegetables each day Most people arent. Adding vegetables like cauliflower carrots and broccoli to your diet will make your teeth whiter and healthier. Pumpkins sweet potatoes and cucumbers will also keep your teeth clean and your mouth healthy. There are many delicious ways to make these vegetables part of your diet. Just adding cucumbers to a salad or replacing chips with carrots and eating them with dip as a snack is all you need to do to whiten your teeth every day. Start adding these fruits and vegetables to your diet and you will notice quickly how much better your teeth look. Food-Grade Hydrogen Peroxide Is A Tooth Cleanser One of the best home remedies for stained teeth you probably already have in your cupboard. Food-grade hydrogen peroxide is a great tool for eliminating stains on teeth and preventing new stains. But food-grade hydrogen peroxide can be rough on gums if you use it at full strength frequently. Its better to dilute it a little bit or use it only on your teeth. How it Works Food-grade hydrogen peroxide first attacks stains plaque and food debris left on teeth and then gently lifts that debris off the tooth so it can be rinsed with saliva or water. The natural action of the peroxide is a great tooth cleanser and it will naturally whiten your teeth. However you need to be sure that you are using food-grade hydrogen peroxide and not just the peroxide that you can buy in the drugstore. Food-grade hydrogen peroxide is specially purified and has none of the contaminants that drugstore quality peroxide has. Food-grade peroxide is safe to be consumed if you accidently swallow some while you are using it to whiten your teeth.

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How to Use It There are several ways that you can use food-grade hydrogen peroxide to whiten your teeth and prevent stains. You can brush your teeth with a mixture of hydrogen peroxide and baking soda which will clean and whiten teeth. Or you can use a toothbrush or small brush to apply peroxide to each tooth individually. Another way you can get the benefits of peroxide for tooth whitening is to rinse your mouth with a small amount of peroxide after meals. Mixing the peroxide with a little water is a good way to tone down the peroxide if its too intense for you to use as a mouthwash. Over time peroxide may irritate the gums so watch for any redness or signs of irritation in your gums after using peroxide. Organic Oil and Drinking From a Straw Prevent Your Teeth From Staining Some of the most effective ways to keep your teeth from staining are easy to do inexpensive and dont take a lot of time. You dont need to use expensive and toxic whitening kits or go to a dentist to get whiter teeth. A great way to prevent stains on your teeth and improve your oral health is to start oil pulling. Using Organic Oil for Whiter Teeth Oil pulling is an ancient practice that has been used to improve oral health and keep teeth healthy and strong for centuries. All you need is some organic coconut oil sesame oil or olive oil. Be sure that the oil you use is organic and food grade. Put a tablespoon or two of the oil in your mouth and swish it for 10-20 minutes every day. Just swish the oil around in your mouth. Then spit it out and rinse your mouth out. The oil will improve the health of your gums and whiten your teeth while it prevents new stains from forming on your teeth. Drinking From a Straw Another way to protect your teeth from stains is to drink through a straw. This protects your teeth from debris and from stains. You dont have to give up wine cola or coffee in order to keep your teeth white. Just use a straw when you are drinking liquids that could potentially stain your teeth. Straws are cheap and you can keep a few in your bag or pocket so that you always have one with you or you can ask for a straw with your drink in a restaurant or café. Straws direct the liquid past your front teeth eliminating the possibility that the liquid will stain your visible front teeth. Dentists often recommend people who have undergone whitening treatments use straws to keep their teeth white.

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Non-natural Teeth Bleaching Methods Cause Gum Irritation Gum irritation is a byproduct of teeth whitening that is done incorrectly. This can happen when you use an at home bleaching kit or even when you visit a dentist for a cosmetic bleaching if the dentist isnt paying close enough attention. Gum irritation is quite common after teeth bleaching but most of the time the damage isnt permanent. It is painful and ugly however and it can take anywhere from a week to a month to heal depending on the severity of the irritation. Why it Happens Gum irritation burns and blisters are all due to the bleaching gel used to whiten teeth coming in contact with the gums. When you use a DIY teeth bleaching kit the trays that the kit comes with are not made specifically for your mouth. Because they are not custom made they wont fit tightly enough to prevent the whitening gel from coming in contact with your gums. When you leave the gel on for a long period of time to whiten your teeth that gel is also irritating and burning your gums at the same time. When a dentist does a bleaching procedure they usually take the time to fit the bleaching tray to your mouth to prevent gum irritation. But sometimes the tray still isnt tight enough or the dentist gets some of the gel on the gums as well as on the teeth before a laser bleaching. The gel can turn the gums white and can cause blisters and burns that can make talking eating or drinking very painful. What to do About It If you want to avoid the possibility of bleaching your teeth causing gum irritation dont use at home bleaching kits that use chemical bleaching gels. Applying Vitamin E to irritated or burned gums will help them heal faster. And when you want to whiten your teeth choose a natural teeth whitening product that wont hurt your gums and will still give you bright white teeth. Over Bleaching Harms Your Teeth And Gums Many people who find themselves bleaching their teeth often with DIY kits or getting bleaching treatments from the dentist dont realize the damage that they are doing to their teeth. In some cases the damage is permanent. A lot of people who bleach their teeth using home kits made from gel trays and whitening strips dont realize that those products arent meant to be used multiple times in a short time frame. Just because bleaching kits are sold over the counter in drugstore that doesnt mean they are safe to on a regular basis. They can cause very serious damage to your teeth. Whiter Teeth But Damaged Teeth Using teeth whitening kits over and over will slowly strip the enamel off of your teeth. Once the enamel is gone the teeth will become stained very often because there will be no protective enamel left to cover the tooth. As the enamel wears away the caustic chemicals in the kit can even damage the pulp of the tooth. Damaged pulp will cause pain and it can weaken the tooth and eventually cause tooth loss. A better way to whiten your teeth is to use natural cleansers that wont wear away the enamel of your teeth.

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Gum Damage Over bleaching your teeth can also cause serious gum damage. When the gums are exposed to the whitening gels in either at home bleaching kits or dentist given whitening treatments they can become irritated or red and raw. If the bleaching gels sit on gums for just a few minutes they can be burned by the whitening gel. Burned gums can blister and become very painful making it hard to eat and drink. Your mouth will look terrible and hurt badly. Your gums could even become infected. Over bleaching is a problem that happens to many people who arent careful about what products they use to whiten their teeth. Reasons For Using Teeth Whitening Products By whitening your teeth you eliminate stains caused by smoking wine coffee cola soda and other foods. Moreover a bright smile helps you to stop smoking. This is because when you see your shining teeth you dont want to stain them with cigarettes. It is a fact that with the aging process teeth become yellow. The colour of your teeth gives clues about your age. If you invest in whitening your teeth you look and feel more young and healthy. As a result you no longer have to hide those discoloured teeth and you can smile as much as you can. You feel more confident in yourself and achieve more positive interactions with society. When you smile you feel happy and more prepared to face lifes challenges. Studies have shown that white teeth can improve your relationships and you appeal more to the other sex. You are more noticed when you are choosing the right mate. Many people look for bright teeth when they are dating a partner. In addition a bright smile contributes to a greater success at work. A nice smile conveys a message of intelligence and responsibility in a working environment. Clients will approach you more and prefer you over others. People of any age can invest in a shining smile without undergoing surgical procedures. Today there are cheap and safe alternatives that you can do. These over-the-counter remedies are harmless and risk-free and are easily managed by everyone: young and old. Moreover bright teeth are not difficult to maintain. Utilizing Whitening Strips To Whiten Your Teeth Nowadays there are several solutions for a bright white smile which vary greatly from those of ancient times. One such method is whitening strips. The latter are made up of polyethylene. This is a flexible material consisting of hydrogen peroxide. Humidity is caused when you apply these strips to your teeth and a chemical reaction takes place. A mild acid is formed which removes some teeth stains. Before using whitening strips you should visit your dentist. The latter can identify the causes of discoloured or stained teeth. When this is done you could decide which teeth whitening method is best for you. Brown or grey teeth stains are difficult to remove by whitening strips whereas yellow stains are eliminated more easily by using whitening strips.

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When using whitening strips you should take note of the manufacturers instructions. When you know how to use these strips they yield positive results. However you should not use these strips always because they can harm the teeth enamel as well as the tissue under the gum. Moreover prolonged application of whitening strips causes your teeth to become transparent thus appearing darker. Also you should avoid exposing the gums to these strips as this can cause irritation. Why Do People Want Whiter Teeth There are numerous reasons why people want to whiten their teeth. Presently society gives too much importance to physical appearance. The more attractive you are the more you are likely to succeed in society. By having shining white teeth you gain more self esteem and confidence. When going to special occasions for example a wedding or a job interview you impress people and as a result they achieve a positive opinion of you. Moreover a white smile helps you to look younger than you really are. When you look at film stars you notice that they all have white teeth because this makes them more popular with people. A great smile is also a sign of oral hygiene. When you brush floss and visit the dentist regularly you achieve brighter teeth. This shows that you are a healthy person and that you take care of yourself. As a result you portray a friendly image of yourself thus attracting the attention of most people. The good news is that to have white teeth you dont have to spend a fortune. There isnt even a need to pay huge amounts of money to a dentist for teeth whitening procedures. Nowadays you could whiten your teeth comfortably at home. There are several natural and simple remedies which you can easily make and achieve great results. It doesnt require a lot of effort and hassle to gain a shining smile.

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