Dental Hygienist

Jaeyoung Yoo

Jaeyoung is an oral health educator and dental disease preventer passionate about paving the way for patients to embark on their journey to proper oral hygiene. She graduated from UNC School of Dentistry in 2018 and served on the UNC SOD SPURGEON Student Government. She's always trying to keep up with new dental research articles and products to help her patients choose compatible products that work with their lifestyles. She's also a coffee lover and mom to two Bengal cats and multiple plants!

Collaborated Articles

  • Top 10 Best Toothpastes for Sensitive Teeth in 2021 (Colgate, Sensodyne, and More)

    Top 10 Best Toothpastes for Sensitive Teeth in 2021 (Colgate, Sensodyne, and More)

    Tired of brushing your sensitive teeth with toothpaste that's too abrasive or strong? Toothpaste designed specifically for sensitive teeth is a great option for people who are looking to clean, protect, and whiten their smile without irritation and pain. Some are even made so customers can bypass certain commonly-avoided ingredients!That's why we took it upon ourselves to research the best sensitive toothpastes out there. We love the Colgate Sensitive Whitening Toothpaste because of its enamel protecting and teeth whitening abilities. Check out what else made our top 10 list, as well as what to look for in different kinds of toothpaste and tips from dental hygienist Jaeyoung Yoo in our buying guide!
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  • Top 10 Best Whitening Strips for Sensitive Teeth in 2021 (Crest, Zimba, and More)

    Top 10 Best Whitening Strips for Sensitive Teeth in 2021 (Crest, Zimba, and More)

    Whitening strips are one of the easiest and most affordable ways to get sparkling pearly whites. However, most products contain a high concentration of bleaching agents such as hydrogen peroxide and might actually cause tooth sensitivity. So if you're looking for whitening strips that can effectively take away yellowness while not irritating your sensitive teeth, you should pay attention to the percentage of bleaching agents in your strips. If you're at a loss and don't know which product to choose, check out our buying guide with tips from dental hygienist Jaeyoung Yoo! It will take you through a list of safe whitening ingredients and show you how whitening strips work. We've also compiled a list of 10 highly-rated whitening strips, with our top pick by Crest's 3D Whitestrips Sensitive Teeth Whitening Kit. This product features an enamel-safe formula that can brighten your teeth up while protecting your teeth and gums. For other interesting products, read on! 
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  • Top 9 Best Electric Flossers in 2021 (Waterpik, Philips Sonicare, and More)

    Top 9 Best Electric Flossers in 2021 (Waterpik, Philips Sonicare, and More)

    Do you dread having to use string floss? Or perhaps it's too painful or tricky to use? Electric flossers can help! They use water to clean out debris and plaque on and between the teeth, as well as around the gums, without the difficulties associated with string floss. Continuing to use string floss and introducing an electric flosser as another step in your routine is the best way to make sure you get healthier gums and teeth in general. After researching the electric flosser market and the product options, we found that the tried and true Waterpik Countertop Water Flosser to be the best because of its numerous customizable features and undeniable positive effects on dental health. Continue on to see our other choices in our top 9 list, and check out the buying guide for some guidance and some tips from dental hygienist Jaeyoung Yoo on choosing an electric flosser!
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  • Top 10 Best Mouthwashes for Bad Breath in 2021 (ACT, Crest, and More)

    Top 10 Best Mouthwashes for Bad Breath in 2021 (ACT, Crest, and More)

    Bad morning breath or just overall bad breath is something that most of us try to avoid. Despite that, it is still a fairly common problem that people deal with today. While some of it might simply be due to eating stinky foods like garlic or anchovies, there are also conditions like halitosis that can be a struggle for some. Aside from taking care of your oral health with regular brushing and flossing, using a good mouthwash can also help. After scouring reviews and doing our research, we've prepared a Top 10 list and a buying guide to help you find your perfect mouthwash. Dental hygienist, Jaeyoung Yoo, also contributed some tips to help you take care of your teeth and choose what to buy! Read on for more.
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  • Top 9 Best Retainer Cleaners in 2020 (Retainer Brite, Avistar, and More)

    Top 9 Best Retainer Cleaners in 2020 (Retainer Brite, Avistar, and More)

    If you’ve ever worn a retainer or clear aligner, there have definitely been times when you’ve noticed strange odors or unsettling build-up on it, no matter how well you’ve rinsed or brushed it. But it’s not your fault. Retainers are full of nooks and crannies that can be hard to clean, so it’s a good idea to look for a cleaner that’s specifically made to handle that task. But it can be hard to pick and find what will work for youIn this guide, prepared with Dental Hygienist Jaeyoung Yoo, we’ll go over the factors you should consider when choosing a retainer cleaner that’s right for you, plus a tip for keeping your retainers in tip-top condition. We’ve also got a list of our 9 favorites to help you get started, with guardClean's Mouthguard, Aligner and Retainer Cleaning Spray taking our number one spot. Read on to find out why!
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