Tartar is a white, chalky calcified substance that appears when multiple layers of plaque combine with minerals present in your saliva. In this way, a breeding ground for the oral bacteria that feed on sugars from food is created.Show more text
The most frequent factors that contribute to the apparition of plaque are improper oral hygiene, bag brushing technique, poor food choices, lack of professional care and heredity.
For preventing plaque and tartar buildup, you should maintain your dental hygiene.
Choose a soft brush, with rounded, polished bristles and hold it at a 45-degree angle against your gum line when you brush your teeth. Don’t forget that you also have to brush your tongue because it supports growth of bacteria. not brushing your tongue can cause plaque buildup.
You can clean your teeth and gums regularly by using dental floss.
There are some natural remedies that can help you get rid of plaque at home, such as Oil Pulling, Baking Soda, Guava, Aloe Vera, Cloves, White Vinegar, Orange Peels, Rosemary Essential Oil and Black Tea.
All of this remedies are great in fighting oral bacteria and reduce the risk of plaque formation. You just need to pick the one that works for you and enjoy a beautiful white smile for a longer time.