Most people who resolve to whiten their teeth head straight to the drug store to find a kit. Roughly 37 million people in the United States purchased whitening products in the year 2020. Just because bleaching products like whitening strips are popular does not make them very effective, however. Here, the dentists at Northfield Dental …Read the full article
Tips for a Whiter Smile
If there is one common trait that the team at Northfield Dental Group has noticed about our patients, it is that just about all of them wish they had a whiter smile. Fortunately, we have some solid solutions for preventing and addressing the teeth discoloration that can occur in your mouth.
The Benefits of In-Office Tooth Whitening
The old proverb, “A smile is worth a thousand words,” is as relevant as ever today. A survey conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) disclosed that 48 percent of adults believe when first meeting someone, their smile is the most memorable feature. In another AACD survey, dentists revealed that the most frequently …Read the full article
“Natural” Ways to Whiten Teeth – Do They Work?
Everyone wants a beautiful smile with bright white teeth — and many people are willing to go to great lengths to achieve that. Thanks to the rise of websites like Pinterest, there is a growing culture of do-it-yourself hacks to help whiten teeth “naturally.” Unfortunately, most of these DIY techniques do not work; in fact, …Read the full article
Can You Whiten Your Children’s Teeth?
Why Would You Want to Whiten Your Child’s Teeth? There are many factors that could cause your child’s teeth to look dingy or even downright yellow in color. Genetics, ingesting dark-colored foods and beverages, ingesting too much fluoride, use of certain antibiotics and poor brushing and flossing habits can have an impact on a child’s …Read the full article