Why Are Teeth White?

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Teeth are white because they have an outer coating called enamel, which is mostly made up of calcium and is itself white in colour. However, enamel can differ in colour as from yellowish to greyish.
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There are several ways that you can go about getting white teeth. If you can't afford to get a cleaning at the dentist, you can try Rembrandt, its like a do-it-yourself tooth whitener
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Enamel, because it is coloured white and teeth are covered in it.
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Dental fluorosis is the result of consuming too much fluoride in earlier years. The condition is permanent, but so far only appears to be cosmetic damage. The spots cannot be removed
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Assuming that people in the US do indeed have whiter teeth than most, it is likely. because we recognize the benefits and impact of a great smile and because a large market for whitening
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2 Additional Answers
Teeth are white because they are composed of calcium, phosphorus and other mineral salts. The combination of these are what give teeth their white appearance.
Why are teeth white depends on the health of them. Some people have white teeth because of the toothpaste you use. Teeth may also be white because of genetics.
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