I am 40 and have the same thing. I have a sister and mother that have it also and my son. I have two boys and their baby teeth were and are perfect. They appear white but if you look they aren't glossy with that enamel look. My oldest son's permanent teeth are now all in and he's teeth are yellowed and spotted just like mine were growing up. Unfortunately there is not a permanent fix until you stop growing at about 18. I was in my 30's when I had full cosmetic dentistry done on my teeth consisting of crowns and veneers. My son and I also have extremely sensitive teeth. From all my dental work we found that my nerves in my teeth also never receded like they typically should when you become an adult. Eating cold foods hurts, whitening hurts, etc.. The only thing that I have found to help with trying to whiten my teeth and my son's is walnut powder. I also have him brush with whitening toothpaste at least once daily and walnut powder as needed. Consistent applications of fluoride can help with the sensitivity issues available at your dentist. Walnut Powder I found at an herbal shop, but I'm sure you can find it online. I have a small jar and it has lasted us 10 years plus. It only takes a little. It's a very fine powder and if your worried about it being abrasive, why? you already don't have enamel and I have yet to see any visible defects from using it. To note that when you can get cosmetic dentistry done that you can end up with root canals due to the sensitive nerves in your teeth. It can be very pricing, but it is all very worth it. I love my smile now, but I do hate that my son is having to deal with this. Like I said the walnut powder, whitening tooth pastes and fluoride helps. I've been there and I'm there again! I hope this helps someone! Best of luck!View Thread
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