Did you know that your smile is the first thing people notice about you? Your smile can also “reveal” your age. So, how do you keep your smile looking young? Luckily, we have some great tips to help you maintaining you smile looking young and healthy.
Good Oral Hygiene Habits
Besides being extremely important for your oral health, regular dentist visits and good oral hygiene habits can definitely improve the appearance of your smile. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, avoiding cigarettes and tobacco, and regular visits to your dentist is one of the most effective ways to keep your smile healthy and looking younger.
Certain foods such as: coffee, tea, red wine, soy sauce, tomato sauce, red or dark fruit juices can contribute to stains on your teeth. A great tip to follow for avoiding these stains is rinsing your mouth after you’ve consumed any of these foods. You can also consider getting your teeth professionally cleaned. If you need to make an appointment with a dentist for a professional cleaning, click here.
Another option is trying at-home whitening kits. You get these at your local dental office or drugstore. Ask our staff about take-home whitening trays or professional teeth whitening.
Take Care of Infections or Inflammations
A younger looking smile also means a healthier smile. One of the main reasons why regular visits to your dentist are so important is because our specialists are able to detect any infections, bacteria, or any underlying issues that you may have. Regular visits to your dentist should be every 6 months. If you have periodontal disease, then you should schedule visits every 3 months for periodontal maintenance. Click here to schedule an appointment.
Consider Cosmetic Dentistry
Many cosmetic dental procedures improve overall health and appearance of your mouth. Cosmetic dentistry is a great option for patients that are trying to improve their smile. Ask our staff about cosmetic dentistry.
Smile with Confidence
There’s nothing like a beautiful and confident smile to reflect youth. Smile away!
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