Ans. While various factors contribute to the discolouration of teeth, nicotine is one of the major ones. Either smoking or chewing tobacco can make the enamel of the teeth more likely to stain and also cause dental problem as well as medical problems. Prolonged smoking darkens the teeth and leaves tough stains. These stains with time get absorbed deep into the enamel and if ignored, may cause major oral problems.
Whitening gel, strips and bleaching also used for stain removal.
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