Prevent Tartar Build-Up

We all love that feeling after we have visited the dentist for the first time after a few months. If you want your teeth to be sparkly and white all of the time a few minor changes to your everyday life can make sure your teeth sparkle all year round.

Plaque is a sticky film of bacteria that forms on your teeth. If plaque is not removed, it becomes tartar is much harder than plaque. If tartar is not removed, it can cause tooth decay. Tartar must be removed by a dentist or dental hygienist. Once removed,  regular cleaning and dental visits are the most effective ways of controlling tartar and plaque.

Here are 5 easy steps to get prevent tartar build-up
  1. Use correct brushing methods. Read more on how to prevent brushing mistakes here 6 Mistakes When Brushing
  2. Visit your dentist regularly to scale and polish your teeth.
  3. About eating sugary food and follow a healthy diet
  4. Quit smoking
  5. Visit dental hygiene for deep cleaning every few months.

Visit Sunset Dentistry to book your appointment and let us restore your smile to what it should be.

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