Practical Tips for Maintaining Teeth Whitening Results

After investing time and energy in teeth whitening, the last thing you want is to see the results fade away quickly. How can you maintain that bright, shining smile? The answer might surprise you: small changes in your daily routine can make a big difference.

  1. Avoid foods and drinks that stain teeth

Yes, your morning coffee might be one of the reasons for teeth discoloration. The same goes for tea, red wine, dark sodas, and sauces like soy or curry. If you can’t give up these treats, try to reduce their consumption or drink through a straw to minimize contact with your teeth.

2. Maintain good oral hygiene

Brushing and flossing regularly is crucial. It not only prevents cavities but also removes plaque that can lead to stains. Using a whitening toothpaste can help maintain the results for longer.

3. Regular dental visits

A professional cleaning every six months not only ensures the health of your mouth but also removes surface stains.

4. Avoid smoking

Not only is it harmful to your overall health, but tobacco can stain teeth very quickly. If you’re looking for another reason to quit, think about your bright smile!

5. Rethink your drink routine

Drinking plenty of water, especially after consuming staining foods and drinks, can help prevent discoloration. Water acts as a natural “rinse,” removing food and drink before they have a chance to settle on your teeth.

6. Use straws

As mentioned earlier, straws can reduce the contact of staining drinks with your teeth. They are particularly useful for acidic drinks like orange juice, which can erode enamel and make teeth more susceptible to stains.

7. Periodic touch-ups

Depending on the whitening method you chose, you might need occasional touch-ups (normally not before 3-5 years). Talk to your dentist to find out the best maintenance routine for you.

In conclusion, maintaining a white and bright smile after whitening does not require Herculean efforts. With a few small changes to your daily routine and regular maintenance, your smile will stay bright and healthy.

If you want to schedule a consultation with Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni, contact us at our Bologna office at 344-3433540 or at our Faenza office at 388-0576093.

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Poliambulatorio odontoiatrico monospecialistico
Dir.Sanitario dr. Pier carlo frabboni
Iscrizione ord. Medici ed odontoiatri di bologna n° 726 del 05/04/1994

051/471964 – +39 344 343 3540
Via Toscana n.52
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Studio di Odontoiatria ed Estetica Dentale Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni
Iscrizione ord. medici ed odontoiatri di Bologna n°726 del 05/04/1994

0546/21132 – +39 388 057 6093

Corso Baccarini n.15
48018 FAENZA

The Oral Atelier srl uninominale

Poliambulatorio odontoiatrico monospecialistico
Dir.Sanitario dr. Pier carlo frabboni
Iscrizione ord. Medici ed odontoiatri di bologna n° 726 del 05/04/1994

051/471964 – +39 344 343 3540

Via Toscana n.52
40141 BOLOGNA

Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni

Studio di Odontoiatria ed Estetica Dentale Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni
Iscrizione ord. medici ed odontoiatri di Bologna n°726 del 05/04/1994

0546/21132 – +39 388 057 6093

Corso Baccarini n.15
48018 FAENZA

info@piercarlofrabboni.com

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051/471964 – +39 344 343 3540
Via Toscana n.52
40141 BOLOGNA

Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni

Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni Dental and Aesthetic Dentistry Clinic
Registration with the Bologna medical and dental board n°726 from 05/04/1994

0546/21132 – +39 388 057 6093

Corso Baccarini n.15
48018 FAENZA

The Oral Atelier srl uninominale

Single-specialist dental clinic
Health Directorate dr. Pier carlo frabboni
Order registration Doctors and dentists of Bologna n° 726 of 04/05/1994

051/471964 – +39 344 343 3540

Via Toscana n.52
40141 BOLOGNA

Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni

Dr. Pier Carlo Frabboni Dental and Aesthetic Dentistry Clinic
Registration with the Bologna medical and dental board n°726 from 05/04/1994

0546/21132 – +39 388 057 6093

Corso Baccarini n.15
48018 FAENZA

info@piercarlofrabboni.com