“You have a beautiful smile” is something most of us want to hear. However, not all of us are lucky enough to be able to afford to visit a dentist regularly and have stains removed and our teeth whitened. Generally, stains on teeth are caused by coffee, tea, wine and acids that come from various foods and drinks. Which is why, its important to stay away from these teeth staining foods as much as possible.
It’s also important keep in mind that age is a major factor in the appearance of our teeth. Here are 3 easy solutions to whitening your teeth without breaking the bank:
1) Baking soda and Strawberries: To make a whitening paste, simply crush 1 strawberries into a closable bowl and mix half teaspoon of baking soda. Spread this mixture onto your teeth using a damp toothbrush and leave it there for at least 5 minutes. when time is up, wet your toothbrush and gently clean each tooth before rinsing. You can use this recipe twice a week.
2) Banana’s: Banana peels are a great teeth whitener and offer a number of vitamins and minerals that are healthy for teeth and gums. They are not expensive and they don’t contain acids that could harm your teeth and gums. To use banana peels for teeth whitening, simply peel a banana, rub the inside of the peel on your teeth , much like you would with a strawberry. Rub for 2 minutes and brush your teeth using your regular toothpaste. You can use this method every single day until your teeth are white as your want them.
3) Apple Cider Vinegar: Take your finger and rub apple cider vinegar on your teeth for a minute. After brushing with apple cider vinegar brush again with your regular toothpaste.
I hope these easy to do tips help you get the brighter, better smile that you’ve always wanted. After all, “A healthy smile is a beautiful smile”.