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How to whiten your teeth with activated charcoal

As smokers and coffee lovers people may search for different modalities of whitening their teeth. The market is rich in this kind of solution, but one element that has proven to be quite effective is activated charcoal.

It is true that when you think about charcoal you immediately think about danger; in this case, though, the charcoal it’s not in its natural form, but purified with oxygen and calcium or zinc chloride. Like this, charcoal is safe for use, even in hospitals or other medical facilities.

People don’t use activated charcoal to whiten their teeth just because. They use it because it has some properties that help in the removing of stains produces by coffee, foods, herbal tea etc.. With perseverance and persistence, in several weeks you will notice a difference. Also, you will still have a full pocket, as the costs are minimum and you will be totally safe. Despite this, you should also make sure you reduce the caffeine consumption as it is harmful.

The remedy implies brushing your teeth as usual, with a small, but important difference. Instead of toothpaste you will use the charcoal powder in a capsule. Brush your teeth for a couple of minutes, then wash and clean your mouth immediately in order to get rid of the residues.

If you prefer a more advanced technology, you can directly use the Rikumo Binchotan Charcoal Toothbrush, a very known brand produced in Japan, which eliminates bad smells from your mouth and removes the plaque.

Make sure that you do not have veneers or crowns. Consult a dentist before applying the charcoal in order to be sure that the method is 100% safe.


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