Toothpaste has come a long way over the years, and today you can find toothpaste that will do much more than just fight cavities. If you are shopping at a grocery store or drug store looking for toothpaste the first two names that come to mind are usually Crest and Colgate.
Crest and Colgate have both been around for years and are very popular with consumers and recommended by many Gentle Dental dentists, but there are many other brands out there that may also have some advantages for your teeth.
If you have sensitive teeth, then Sensodyne may be your best alternative. Sensodyne is designed to lessen the pain associated with tooth sensitivity. Sensodyne also makes toothpaste that whitens teeth and toothpaste that protects tooth enamel.
Arm & Hammer is another alternative brand of toothpaste. It uses baking soda in their toothpaste which is a natural ingredient used to whiten teeth.
Tom’s of Maine makes toothpaste that contains ingredients that are natural and animal friendly. Preservatives are natural, and Tom’s of Maine toothpaste is flavored with fruits and herbs. They also offer toothpaste for people with dry mouth, as well as toothpaste that whitens teeth and toothpaste for people with tooth sensitivity.
Close-Up toothpaste include mouthwash and is designed to prevent cavities, whiten teeth and freshens breath.
As you can see, there are a lot of brand toothpastes on the market besides the big two.Â Each with unique qualities to them. Above are just a few of the alternatives.Â To find out which toothpaste is right for you and your family speak with your local Gentle Dental dentist by calling 1-888-513-7436.
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