Braces help: why is it advisable to use flouride toothpaste?

Answer well i have braces and i think the reason is just that when you have braces it is easier for plaque to develop on your teeth,so the flouride just helps it a bit more,as for the rubbing,it varies fr... Read More »

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My grandson is visiting for the summer, has braces and lost his special toothpaste.?

Check with the local pharmacist. They would know which toothpaste would be OK to use. I don't see any need to go three weeks with a home remedy. Surely you can find something appropriate that he... Read More »

Is brushing your teeth without toothpaste as effective as with toothpaste?

AnswerPractically yes, if you discount the beneficial effects of fluoride. AnswerYes, it is basically the same. There are lots of arguments against fluoride, too. Everything I have read so far, by... Read More »

With a whitening toothpaste should I be using a normal toothpaste aswell?

If you want white teeth, buy some strawberries and use the skin to polish your teeth. It works pretty well.If they're really stained, try baking soda and lemon juice. Put some baking soda on a toot... Read More »

Does toothpaste with whitener whiten teeth more than regular toothpaste?

On One Hand: There Might Be Some ChangeMany studies have been performed on whitening toothpastes and some indicate a minimal change in tooth color. In 2006, a Consumer Reports study resulted in a s... Read More »