Frequently Asked Questions
How can I verify that the Smile Method Is effective?
All or most bleeding when brushing and flossing must stop. Gum inflammation, tenderness must be reduced or eliminated. Bad breath odor due to periodontitis must be eliminated. Even if you do not have the more obvious symptoms, The Smile Method – How to Avoid Gum Surgery and Dentures book explains how to use a very simple and sensitive technique to determine effectiveness.
Will my loose teeth be strengthened?
As the inflammation is reduced the teeth will tighten. How much they will tighten is difficult to determine. It may be enough to save the loose teeth considered for extraction.
How soon can I expect results with Smile Method?
Certainly within fifteen days you should see reduction or elimination of symptoms. If not, you may return your order for a refund. The book, The Smile Method – How to Avoid Gum Surgery and Dentures discusses the short and long term gauge to determine your progress. You will be able to verify effectiveness, so that you are not guessing about your gum health.
Does the Smile Method reverse the damage caused by periodontitis?
There is no cure for periodontitis. There is no way to reverse the bone destruction and gum recession, nor eliminate the pockets. There may be some minor reversal of the damage, but for the most part all you can do is stop the disease from progressing. You can avoid gum recession and tooth loss.
How will the Smile Method help me?
The Smile Method may add mass or strengthen the bone but will not restore it partly or fully to its original shape. There may me some minor reduction of pocket depth. What is important is that the powerful natural antiseptics when applied to the base of the deep pockets kill the destructive bacteria you stop further erosion of the bone that supports the teeth. Applying the antiseptic solution near the bacteria is not effective. That is why brushing, flossing and irrigating fail to stop the disease process.
Why is The Smile Method so successful?
The Smile Method focuses on applying natural antiseptics that kill the bacteria at the base of deep pockets. Delivering the antiseptic to the base of the deep pockets is what makes the difference.
How safe is the The Smile Method?
The Smile Method recommends the use of salt solution and hydrogen peroxide (h2o2). Both salt and peroxide have been shown to be safe to use over a long time. When applied at the base of deep pockets they are also very effective at killing the destructive bacteria. Both the 3% and the 35% food grade hydrogen peroxide are covered.
What other antiseptic solutions can I use with the VitaPick?
The Smile Method also covers which brands of colloidal silver and Tea Tree oil are best. Other antiseptic solutions are also covered.
Does using the VitaPick hurt?
Initially there may be some discomfort while using the Vitapick however in the long run it is painless. The Smile Method book covers how to minimize the initial discomfort.
Can the VitaPick and book be purchased locally?
At present the VitaPick and The Smile Method – How to Avoid Gum Surgery and Dentures essential to following the Smile Method are available only through Albrite Inc. To order click here.
What other information is covered in the Smile Method book?
Other information The Smile Method – How to Avoid Gum Surgery and Dentures covers: ADA (American Dental Association and the American Diabetes Association), dental implants, dental surgery, dental insurance, dentures (false teeth), how to find a holistic dentist, periodontist, diabetes and gum disease, how to tighten loose teeth, tooth whitening and much more. Generally topics covered in alternative health.