I always feel funny about teeth whitening products. Even the little strips (which I've used and do like) seem a little harsh, you know? I feel like they're burning my gums and I hate it that I always, accidentally, swallow some of the solution. So what's a better, more natural, way to keep teeth white and healthy? Check out these tips ...
Check out these great tips from RealAge's Dr. Oz and Dr. Roizen for glistening pearly whites:
Ditch the soda: Sorry, gals. It contains "enamel-stripping acids" like phosphoric, citric, malic, and tartaric acids. If you have to have your soda, rinse your mouth with water after drinking. Oh, and straws help protect your teeth too--so use them if you can!
Skip OJ and have tea: OJ is a major enamel ravager, but tea--namely green and black--apparently don't harm enamel and may actually be tooth-friendly because of the natural bit of fluoride they contain (who knew?).
Eat your greens: Spinach and other greens may leave a film over your teethRead More »from Dr. Oz's tips for gorgeous teeth the natural way