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2023

Is It Safe To Whiten Your Child's Teeth?

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A number of adults turn to teeth whitening after their teeth take on a noticeable yellow discoloration. Can you do the same for your kids? Sometimes a child’s teeth may become stained and can appear to have a yellow tint, but cosmetic teeth whitening is generally not recommended for children. Anatomical Differences Your child’s teeth have some basic anatomical differences from yours. The tooth’s nerve (pulp) is at the center of the tooth, and this is surrounded by a hard tissue called dentin, which is light yellow in color. Read More»