Charcoal is one of the biggest trends in the world of wellness and cosmetics. It’s become a trendy ingredient in commercial face masks and scrubs and some people also swear by it for whitening their teeth. You’ve probably heard about activated charcoal.
It seems like it’s everywhere these days. From toothpaste and tooth powders, the popularity of activated charcoal has been on the rise over the past few years. Activated charcoal is very porous and highly absorbent. When used as tooth powder or in toothpaste it binds with surface stains.
The general consensus is that using activated charcoal powder or toothpaste to brush your teeth is perfectly safe. The thing to bear in mind is particle size. Results vary from person to person and can be affected by factors like eating and drinking habits, and the types of stains on your teeth.
While some people see results in as little as one week, most people will notice improved whitening of their teeth within 2-3 weeks. Results can vary between using activated charcoal powder and using toothpaste containing activated charcoal. But some people have naturally yellow teeth.
Why should you use charcoal to maintain the health and looks of your teeth? You might have heard that charcoal has tooth –whitening properties. Activatedcharcoal, which is the type of charcoal that is used in dental products such as Parodontax, has antibacterial properties. It can help to make your teeth look cleaner by removing plaque and stains.
You might use charcoal toothpaste or a charcoal toothbrush to help remove stains caused by food and drinks such as coffee, tea and red wine, as well as smoking. No wonder charcoal dental products have risen in popularity again over the last ten years.
If you want to use charcoal toothpaste, tooth powder, floss or another charcoal dental product, they can offer you several benefits. There are various options available, many of which also have other beneficial ingredients or leave out ingredients that you might not want such as fluoride. It’s also useful to have dental products that compliment your charcoal products.
Range of charcoal –themed product is ideal for use with activated charcoal toothpaste and other products containing charcoal for teeth. Although black toothpaste might look like it doesn’t taste or feel nice, the consistency is similar to bicarbonate flavoured with mint.
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