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Factors That Stain Your Teeth and How to Prevent Staining

7 Major Factors That Stain Your Teeth and How to Prevent Staining

Brushing, flossing, visiting the dentist regularly and not smoking are well-known actions of dental care, but are they enough to keep your choppers white and bright? If you are taking care of all of the aforementioned and still get your teeth stained, you need to avoid the consumption of certain foods and beverages. Foods and beverages which stain your teeth or help staining are divided into three groups: Those which contain chromogens, intense color pigments; acidic foods and beverages which erode the enamel leaving it vulnerable to become colored by chromogens; and those containing compounds called tannins which facilitate the attachment of chromogens to teeth. The 7 Major Tooth Color Offenders 1. Intensely Colored Fruits Fruits like pomegranates, grapes, cranberries, …

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