Imagine you are smiling, and your teeth appear to be yellowish… To keep your teeth looking good, good oral hygiene and regular visit to your dentist are crucial. But there are times that you need immediate solution especially for an event. There are a few ways that can make your teeth whiter in short period of time. And the good news is, these quick teeth whitener can be found in your home.

 

Baking Soda

Baking soda can be used to whiten your teeth in a short period of time. It will scrub stains from your teeth as it is mild abrasive. Before you use it, wipe your teeth with a dry cloth. After that, dip a wet toothbrush in some baking soda and brush your teeth for about 3 minutes. However, baking soda will wear down the protective enamel on your teeth. So, it is not advisable to use it only once a week.

 

Hydrogen Peroxide

Your can make your teeth whiter by bleaching it using hydrogen peroxide. Beware, never swallow it! You can dip a piece of cloth in hydrogen peroxide, then use the cloth to rub your teeth gently. Another way of doing it is to rinse your month with hydrogen peroxide. This will also help to kill bacteria and freshen your breath.

 

Strawberries

Try to take some strawberries after meal as your dessert, it works wonder. Folic acid in strawberries help to clean and exfoliate your teeth, making your teeth whiter. You can also mix baking soda with some mash strawberries, using it as natural whitening toothpaste.

 

Avoid Consume Food that Could Stain Your Teeth

Prevent is better then cure. If you want your teeth keep looking white, you should reduce the consumption of food that stain your teeth, such as coffee, black tea, red wine, grape juice and curry. Otherwise, you can chew a stick of sugar-free whitening gum after consuming these foods. this will help to absorb newly formed stains on your teeth.