But do you know why? What is tartar? How does it get on your teeth? And what can happen if it does? Get the facts straight ahead.
What Is TartarEven if you take great care of your teeth at home, you still have bacteria in your mouth.
They mix with proteins and food byproducts to form a sticky film called dental plaque. This gunk coats your teeth, gets under your gum line, and sticks to fillings or other dental work.