Why Use a Charcoal Toothbrush?

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If you’re looking at eco-friendly toothbrushes, such as brushes made from wood, then you may have noticed that some of these products also come with charcoal bristles. The bristles here are usually infused with a type of charcoal, so they may look grey or even black. They are often marketed as having additional cleaning benefits over traditional bristles. Are there any benefits to using a toothbrush with charcoal bristles? Stain-busting Properties…

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Orthodontics: See What Makes Your Child a Good Candidate for It

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Although some orthodontic problems such as crowded or crooked teeth are genetic, they also develop as a result of an accident, thumb-sucking or teeth loss. Orthodontics is a common and effective dental procedure that most orthodontists use to correct various problems in children’s teeth. So how do you know if your child is a good candidate for orthodontics?  Crossbites An improper fit of the lower and upper teeth is created when the jaw deviates to the side; this is how a crossbite occurs.…

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Will The Enamel Get Damaged Due to Teeth Whitening?

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Teeth whitening or teeth bleaching is a popular procedure people undertake when they want to brighten their smiles. It is quick, painless and affordable, particularly when done under the supervision of the dentist. If you are thinking about trying teeth whitening, one of the concerns you may have is if the bleaching process will damage your enamel. This post will address your apprehension in detail. What is enamel? This is a protective layer that’s designed to cover each tooth.…

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