Posts Tagged ‘teeth whitening’

Everything You Want to Know About Teeth Whitening Treatments

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Answers to all of your teeth whitening treatment questions.

When you go searching for answers about teeth whitening treatments, you are met with an avalanche of information. There are many myths and rumors about what teeth whitening methods work best and which should be avoided. It can quickly become overwhelming, and you may even make the wrong decision that affects your teeth strength. At Affinity Dental, we always recommend asking your dentist first about teeth whitening treatments before making a plan. Until you can meet with your dentist, we will address a few major questions patients have about teeth whitening below.  (more…)

What to Expect After Teeth Whitening Treatments

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
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What you can expect after your teeth whitening treatments.

It is natural that after exposure to food, medication, smoke, and aging processes, our teeth start to become discolored. Professional teeth whitening treatments performed by your dentist are an excellent way to return your teeth to sparkling shades of white. You know that your treatment will return the brightness to your smile, but what happens after your initial teeth whitening treatments? Read on to find out what you can expect after your teeth are whitened.  (more…)

4 Ways to Maintain Your Smile

Thursday, August 13th, 2020
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Learn what you can do to maintain your smile after whitening treatments!

When we think of the perfect smile, there are a lot of factors we consider. The condition of the teeth and how they align with one another are two factors, but perhaps the most critical element is how white our teeth are. Keeping those pearly whites exactly that, shiny and white, is the key to maintaining your smile! The good news is that keeping your teeth white isn’t all that difficult these days, thanks to the myriad of options and tools out there. Check out these four easy ways to maintain your smile and keep those teeth looking near-perfect!   (more…)

4 Questions You’re Afraid to Ask Your Dentist, Answered

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
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Don’t be anxious about asking your dentist these questions!

If you find that you are anxious or embarrassed in the dentist’s chair, you’re not alone. These feelings may even keep you from asking your dentist pressing questions you have about your oral health. To help ease your anxiety, we’re answering a few common questions people have but may be too afraid to ask. The next time you visit your dentist, remember that there is no reason to be embarrassed about seeking help with your dental hygiene.  (more…)

Whitening Toothpaste 101

Friday, May 8th, 2020
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Learn the basics of whitening toothpaste.

Even if you are regularly brushing, flossing, and using mouthwash, your teeth are still susceptible to staining and discoloration. Factors like age, diet, and lifestyle can all contribute to the color of your teeth. Because of this, many people consider teeth whitening applications to restore their bright white smile. However, you don’t always need to visit your dentist for whitening treatments. There are several kinds of toothpaste available in the oral hygiene aisle of many stores, but how do you know which one you should choose? Read on to learn what makes whitening toothpaste special, and how you can find the most effective toothpaste for your smile.  (more…)

4 Teeth Whitening Methods

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020
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There are four popular teeth whitening methods that can give you reliable and satisfying results.

Over recent years, the number of people undergoing teeth whitening procedures has greatly increased. Fortunately, as having whiter teeth has become a common aesthetic concern for people, teeth whitening products on the market have become noninvasive and straightforward. The process of whitening your teeth has become virtually hassle-free, and you even have a few options from which to choose! When deciding between teeth whitening methods, you will want to consider the ease of application, effectiveness, and affordability. The following four teeth whitening methods are the most popular options on the market.  (more…)

The Top 7 Cosmetic Dental Procedures

Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
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Consider these seven cosmetic dental procedures to give you a bright, straight smile.

If you want to improve your smile, there are several options out there for adolescents as well as adults. You may be familiar with teeth whitening and braces, but the cosmetic dental producers available to patients at Affinity Dental encompass much more than those procedures. Not every treatment works for everyone, but you will likely find one solution that is the perfect fit for your dental woes. Below are seven of the most common cosmetic dental procedures; read on to determine which one may be your best choice.  (more…)

What Drinking Coffee Can Do To Your Teeth

Friday, January 17th, 2020
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Drinking coffee can lead to stained teeth, damaged enamel, and a clenched jaw among other things.

If you enjoy starting your day with a cup of coffee, it may be hard to break the habit. A nice hot cup of coffee is useful not only for warming you up on a cold day but also giving you the jolt you need to start your workday. But what is that nice hot cup of coffee doing to your teeth? Before you sip your next cup, read below to learn the effects the drink has on your dental health, and what you can do to mitigate any damages.  (more…)

What You Need to Know About Tooth Whitening

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019
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What you should consider before tooth whitening

Everyone likes to have a bright, white, and healthy smile. However, toothpaste alone is not always enough to guarantee a white smile. That is why many people look to many teeth whitening techniques to give their smile an extra boost. If you are considering tooth whitening, there are a few things to know before you choose your treatment.  (more…)

At Home vs In-Office Teeth Whitening

Friday, April 19th, 2019
Learn about the differences between at home and in-office teeth whitening.

Learn about the differences between at home and in-office teeth whitening.

Everyone’s teeth will darken as they age, and discoloration can be a result of your genetics, medication, or your diet. There is a variety of teeth whitening products you can try at home, or you can visit your dentist for professional in-office treatment. Continue reading to learn about the different methods of teeth whitening and which is best for you! (more…)