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What Can Make Your Dental Bonding Dull
Posted on 5/20/2018 by Office
If you've had a tooth get chipped or even had a part of one break off, you're likely to be very self-conscious about your smile. Fortunately, we can repair that broken tooth using dental bonding. This is a type of resin that is applied to the tooth and then hardened by shining a special type of light on it. The resin bonds to the tooth, making it appear like it was never broken. Dental bonding is very strong and will last for years. Dental Bonding Can Get Dull Over TimeUnfortunately, over time, dental bonding can start to dull. It may start to look different from the rest of your teeth since it's a new addition to your mouth. Teeth naturally lose their bright whiteness over time. While good brushing habits will certainly slow that down, it's still likely to happen because of what you eat. We do everything we can to match the bonding color to your teeth, but you may notice that it starts to look a different color over time. Can you do anything about that? The good news is that yes, you can! Teeth and dental bonding both dull and become discolored because of the same reason. Here are a few of the things you can cut back on to stop bonding from becoming dull: If you'd like to discuss dental bonding or having your teeth professionally cleaned, give us a call today!...

All Posts:

What Can Make Your Dental Bonding Dull
Ways of Decreasing Your Risk of Oral Cancer
Snacking Can Increase the Chances of Tooth Decay by Eating Away at Your Enamel
Signs You May Be Getting Too Much Fluoride
Why Your Teeth and Gums Need You to Get Plenty of Vitamin D
Why You Want to Drink More Water When You Struggle with Dry Mouth
Top 3 Myths About Dental Crowns
Things to Eat to Avoid Dental Stains
When Tooth Shaping is the Best Option for Your Teeth
What Snacks Do the Most Harm to Your Teeth?
Do You Need Enough Cheese? Your Teeth Really Like it When You Eat it
Dental Implants Keep You Looking Younger, Here Is How
What Can Happen if You Avoid Dental Care During Pregnancy?
What Biting Your Fingernails Does to Your Teeth?
Reasons Biting Down May Hurt to Do
Protecting Your Teeth When You Are Sick and Vomiting
Teaching the Elderly About How to Care for New Dentures
The Benefits of Flossing Well if You Want to Lose Weight

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