Monterey, CA, October 22, 2014 -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- Smile whitening is the most popular cosmetic treatment in America. Whitening requires no downtime and can vary in cost from $10 for drug store whitening strips to more than a thousand dollars for multiple, light activated whitening sessions at your dentist’s office.
Not all consumers who want a whiter smile are interested in the use of whitening products on their teeth; many whitening products make teeth more sensitive, contain peroxide as the activating ingredient, and if applied improperly, which happens frequently with at home and over the counter applications, whitening solutions can burn gum tissue.
After speaking with patients and naturopathic clinicians who expressed interest natural whitening methods, Monterey Dentist, Dr. Jeanette Kern created a list of simple, natural and scientifically-proven ways to whiten your smile and also support local strawberry farmers.
Dr. Kern explains how strawberries help us achieve a whiter, brighter smile
Dr. Kern suggests we eat local Strawberries! Strawberries contain malic acid, which acts as an truly effective natural astringent cleaning away harmful bacteria that can cause tooth decay and discoloration. Strawberries also have high levels of vitamin C, which remove plaque, a major contributor to the staining of teeth.
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