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Foods that brighten tooth enamel

Posted on 10/31/2023 by Weo Admin
A Smiling manSouth Valley Oral and Facial Surgery in San Jose, CAA bright smile is what you need. Here are some tips that might be both fascinating and interesting. It happens that some are your favorite, others might be unfamiliar but read on to learn more. Now, brightening your tooth enamel is one thing that everyone must be craving for, however, it should be noted that the best teeth whitener is good oral hygiene and periodic dental cleanings. The confidence that comes with it, and the beauty, just to mention a few, are some of its perks. Imagine walking around as everyone stares at your beautiful smile. Now quit imagining and eat the following foods.


Strawberries might be one of your favorite fruits, which is good, and if they are not you better normalize. They have a high malic acid concentration that is often found in some toothpaste. The acid works like a natural astringent. It helps in removing tooth discoloration on the surface of the teeth.

However, you should also note that strawberries also have citric acid, which is harmful to your tooth enamel health. Therefore, you are advised to wait for 30 minutes after eating strawberries to brush your teeth.

Apples, Carrots and Celery

Already feels crunchy by reading that right? Now the crunchy nature of such fruits and vegetables can help scrub away the plaque and bacteria and also stimulate saliva production. They also provide a good source of vitamins and minerals that strengthen the teeth.


Saliva contains at least 98% of water. It is also an integral part of your dental health. Water is responsible for removing the sugar that damages the tooth enamel and causes tooth decay. Moreover, water contains minerals like fluoride that protect the tooth enamel causing gum diseases.

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Other healthy foods include leafy greens, cheese, and baking soda. To understand their benefits in-depth, visit our team of specialists today.

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