Archive for August, 2013

Top Causes of Tooth Sensitivity

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

lady-mouth-hurtsIs it painful when you drink really cold beverages or eat ice cream? Tooth sensitivity can arise for a number of reasons, and it can make it difficult to enjoy some of your favorite foods and drinks. From using harsh whitening treatments to having a high amount of dental plaque on the teeth, your tooth sensitivity may not be entirely treatable, but you can take measures to ease the pain. Here are a few of the top reasons why you may have sensitive teeth:

Teeth whitening
If you’ve used at-home teeth whitening products, this could be a major contributor to your sensitive teeth. Are those pearly whites worth the pain? Teeth whiteners penetrate into the tooth to increase blood flow and pressure, which can irritate the nerve ending. Also, tooth whiteners are working to strip away the layer of enamel that is stained. When your tooth has less enamel, your tooth becomes more sensitive.

However, you don’t have to forget about white teeth forever! TheraBreath Dental Professional Whitening Kit promotes a whiter smile without the negative side effects. The combination of dental-office-strength peroxide gel and post-whitening remineralization gel gets the teeth beautiful, shiny and protects against nerve pain. While you might notice some slight sensitivity as well as gum discoloration right after applying, this will go away 24 hours after using it. This product is one of the safest available on the market.

Toothpaste
Additionally, if your toothpaste contains whitener, it can be causing you sensitivity just like traditional teeth whiteners. If you take a look at the paste you are using, it’s likely that it has a gritty texture. While this works to literally scrub away stains, it is also abrasive to enamel. Make sure to stick to toothpaste with natural ingredients, which won’t increase your sensitivity.

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TheraBreath’s Freshened up a bit — Let’s Celebrate!

Monday, August 5th, 2013

therabreath-lozenge-tinHi Friends,

We hope your summer is going well! Have you noticed  something different about us? No, it’s not our tan or our great smile. We’ve  freshened up a bit and have a new look – our website, that is. We decided to  treat ourselves (and our customers) with a smoother, quicker checkout process,  too! You can now become a preferred  customer by creating a customer profile with us, which will make future orders  easier and quicker.

PLUS, we’ll occasionally have special offers only for preferred customers that have created  their accounts with us. In fact, we’re so excited about our new look, we have  our first one for you now!

Our first preferred customer offer is…CLICK HERE to read the rest and get your special, preferred customer offer!

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