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v the replacement of depleted mineral content of bones and teeth. It is a naturally occurring process by the minerals contained in saliva. It may be promoted by certain dental treatments in the dental office and by the patient at home.
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CPP-ACP AND CPP-ACPF: CPP-ACP substantially increases its ability to remineralize enamel subsurface lesions.
Applied topically, fluoride actually remineralizes enamel that's been etched by bacteria.
Saliva is a natural mouthwash that remineralizes your enamel.
The enamel under the tooth's surface undergoes a daily process of demineralization, and Recaldent actually remineralizes it, according to Goodson.
The spa also has a unique program of body wraps, including the Algoceanne which starts with a rubdown with essential oils encouraging the growth of new cells followed by a body binding of seaweed, which decongests and remineralizes the tissues.
This rock dust -- composed of vital minerals -- remineralizes the earth's soil and nourishes the forests again.
preserves and remineralizes theteeth by bathing them with calcium and phosphorus;
These studies show that, among other benefits, Enamelon(R) toothpaste remineralizes early lesions in tooth enamel, strengthens weakened teeth, and visibly reduces the area of white spots.