Archive for the ‘ Teeth Whitening ’ Category

Is DIY Teeth Whitening With Activated Charcoal Safe & Effective?

Charcoal Teeth Whitening? So let’s get this straight, people use charcoal for teeth whitening purposes? Even to a dentist this seems like an oxymoron, but it’s becoming pretty popular. Why is charcoal – or to be completely accurate, activated charcoal – used for teeth whitening purposes? With endless aisles of toothpaste, floss & mouthwash at […]

What Causes Yellow Teeth? These 5 Things…

What Causes Yellow Teeth? In the age of digital photography, social media and other picture sharing websites, people are under more pressure than ever to look their best. Having a beaming smile with radiant white teeth is now as important as having the latest trendy hairstyle or clothing. Tooth discoloration, however, is not something that […]

Teeth Whitening Compulsion Leads To Bleachorexia

Bleachorexia Is Really A Thing? It has been estimated that Americans spend over a billion dollars a year just on over the counter teeth whitening products. That is a pretty staggering figure, in any economic climate. But what is it about over the counter teeth whitening products that have us clearing the shelves at the […]

12 Foods That Whiten Teeth While You Munch

Teeth Whitening The Natural Way…With Food! Yahoo recently published a slideshow on 12 foods that naturally whiten teeth, that was originally published on Redbook.com…so we thought we’d go ahead and share it since teeth whitening is a hot topic in our Franklin Township dental office. All credit for this post goes to Redbook and Yahoo […]

What Is Zoom Teeth Whitening?

Somerset NJ Dentist Talks ZOOM! Teeth Whitening Probably one of the frequently asked questions in our Somerset dental practice revolves around cosmetic dentistry – and more specifically Zoom! Teeth Whitening. It’s no wonder, everyone knows our smile is important to our self-confidence and self-esteem. Not only is a smile one of the first things we notice […]