Brushing twice a day? Using whitening toothpaste? Flossing? You might feel like you’re doing everything possible to try and whiten your teeth - but they’re still yellow.
Don't worry. Yellow teeth can be professionally treated with a simple visit or two to see us. Yellow or stained teeth can knock your confidence and lower your self-esteem but it doesn't need to be permanent. There's lots of ways to treat yellow teeth that are cost-effective and long-lasting.
Yellow teeth can be disheartening. You might have a couple of yellow or discoloured teeth - or it could be that all of your teeth are yellow or stained. The signs of yellow or discoloured teeth are usually fairly obvious. You’ll usually notice the yellow teeth stand out against your standard tooth colour.
Sometimes all of your teeth will be discoloured or stained and you notice it in a photograph with other people. If you’re worried about the colour of your teeth, book an appointment with a dentist to discuss your options.
There's a few different causes of yellow teeth. Smoking and drinking coffee regularly can stain your teeth over time. Other food and drinks including fizzy drinks and red wine can be the culprits. In some cases, having thin tooth enamel can be the reason behind your yellow teeth.
There are also a few other causes of yellow teeth including: