PRO VS FAUX: TEETH WHITENING
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A mega-watt smile seems to be high on everyoneâ€™s list. According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), teeth whitening procedures are the most requested service at cosmetic dentists offices today.
â€œA bright smile is often the first impression of someone and symbolizes beauty, health, youth, and success,â€ says Indiana-based dentist Jeffrey Stolarz, DDS. Â As we age, teeth start to discolor and turn shades of yellow and gray from food and beverages that cause staining such as coffee, tea, cola, red wine, berries, and tobacco. â€œTeeth naturally wear over time as well. The brighter, more translucent enamel may thin, revealing the darker, more opaque d