How can you avoid Tartar build-up on your teeth?

Answer Use a pre-rinse mouth wash so it breaks up the plaque before you brush and you can brush more off. There are toothpastes for extra sensitive teeth you may want to try, and find a dentist that will... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How can you avoid Tartar build-up on your teeth

What are the causes of tartar on human teeth?

Tartar, or calculus, is a hardened mineral version of plaque, a slimy film of bacteria that forms on teeth. Most causes involve poor hygiene or diet. Tartar buildup can eventually lead to periodont... Read More »

How to Protect the Teeth From Tartar?

Tartar is the accumulation of food, minerals and other debris that have hardened onto your teeth. Tartar can even get underneath the gumline and eventually lead to cavities and gum disease if left ... Read More »

Just had my tartar removed from my teeth?

Sadly yes, it isn't entirely uncommonn for there to be discomfort for a while after an appointment like this. However, it is just as likely to be increased sensitivity, which can feel a lot like pa... Read More »

How to Clean Teeth With Cream of Tartar?

Real cream of tartar, or tartaric acid, comes from the residue on wine caskets, where the tartaric acid accumulates from the grapes. It has a caustic, somewhat sharp flavor and is often used for b... Read More »