Archive for the ‘ Teeth Cleaning ’ Category

Flossing: Absolutely Necessary

Yes, You Still Have to Floss. No, the dance move “flossing” does not count. The AP recently released an article making the claim that “there’s little proof that flossing works”. Their review cited a series of studies that found flossing does little or nothing to improve oral health. Here’s the problem: the studies were flawed. […]

Teeth Discoloration

What color are your teeth?  Of course, there is no “right” answer.  Teeth come in endless shades and ranges.  When we talk about tooth color in our office, we try to break it down into no fewer than 40 shades (light to dark) and ranges (color).  Everyone’s teeth are unique, and the possibilities are endless. […]

Can You Whiten Teeth Naturally?

  From powders to pastes, there are many ways people try to whiten their teeth. However, not every recipe we see online truly whitens correctly. It may be tempting to think ingredients in our own kitchens could hold the key to a brighter smile, but just because a method is natural doesn’t mean it’s healthy. […]