POPSUGAR Beauty

6 Things That Are Ruining Your Smile

Jun 21 2013 - 5:20am

There are two groups of smile bandits: substances that stain and those that erode. Then, there are the double threats (hint: you'll probably be giving up soda after reading this post). In honor of Smile Appreciation Month, we're taking a deeper look into what might be stopping you from keeping those pearly whites their most glistening. To find out which foods are harming your teeth — and why you shouldn't take the time to brush after eating — keep reading.

The solution: Everything in moderation. If you enjoy any of the above (and who doesn't?), then make sure to rinse with water soon after and keep a stick of sugar-free gum around to help cleanse your teeth. Your dentist is sure to thank you.


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