Millions of Americans Are in Need of Simple Dental Tips
Mar07

Millions of Americans Are in Need of Simple Dental Tips

Did you know that Americans spend a whopping $1.4 billion a year to whiten their teeth? It’s not surprising really, not when you consider the emphasis we put on beauty in the United States. Of course, the importance of our smiles isn’t just a social construct. Instead, our appreciation for our pearly whites may be hardwired into us as part of the mate selection process; 96% of Americans believe that a great smile is essential to finding someone attractive. According to the National Association of Dental Plans, approximately 126.7 million Americans lack any kind of dental care. Despite claims that the Affordable Care Act will help millions find basic coverage, many are still in need of cleanings, root canals and dental whitening. Many of those people feel that without some kind of dental insurance, they will never be able to achieve the look for their smile that they want. Whether you want to attract a mate or you simply want to keep your teeth healthy, you don’t have to contribute to that staggering amount we spend every year to keep our teeth vibrant. There are a number of ways you can keep your teeth vibrant without having to spend a dime on dental care. Four Ways You Can Improve Your Dental Care without Leaving Home 1. Quit It with the Caffeinated Drinks Americans drink $4 billion worth of coffee annually, and similar amounts of tea. While these beverages help us relax or get that extra perk we need during the day, they’re also known to stain our teeth. Both coffee and tea contain tannins, staining acids that give these drinks their distinctive colors. The more you drink, the more they’ll dye your teeth a similar color. If you want to keep your teeth white on a budget, try cutting down on these caffeinated lifesavers. 2. Be Sure to Scrub Your Tongue In truth, it’s not enough just to brush your teeth. You have to brush both your tongue and your teeth. The reason is simple: plaque and other bacteria will make a home on your tongue, resulting in bad breath and making it more difficult to keep your teeth clean. By brushing your tongue with your toothbrush or using a specialized scraper, you can help yourself avoid the issue. 3. Put Down the Cigarettes Along with the laundry list of other problems that comes from smoking, cigarettes and cigars can and will turn your teeth to a disgusting brown and yellow color, if you smoke long enough. If emphysema and a wide selection of cancers isn’t enough to get you to quit, maybe turning your teeth into tar will...

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Angelina Jolie’s Oscar Dress 2014
Mar05

Angelina Jolie’s Oscar Dress 2014

Angelina Jolie is one of those beauties who do not need high quality of clothing to add elegance to their personality. But, the dress Angelina wore on the eve of Oscar 2014 was undoubtedly breathing taking. The nude Elie Saab Couture gown combined with light make up made her appealing personality in the Oscar Awards 2014 party. Everyone was looking at her dress and she was looking extremely beautiful. Her dress was laced with shining beads that added much beauty to her personality. Besides, her jewelry and sandal were also matching with her dress color. No doubt, her ear rings had impressive touch and they were literally lighting up the overall dress code.  Lastly, most of the people said on social media that “Angelina is naturally beautiful and does not need to wear gown to make her look good”.  ...

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