CDA Essentials 2017 • Volume 3 • Issue 4

The sweet science of fighting cavities. 3M, 3M Science. Applied to Life., ESPE and Vanish are trademarks of 3M. Used under license in Canada. © 2016, 3M. All rights reserved. 160505520 BA-16-21473 NPN 80003435 Fluoride, calcium and phosphate all play an important role in improving tooth structure. The problem has been that calcium and fluoride can combine during storage to form calcium fluoride which renders the fluoride less effective. 3M’s exclusive TCP technology protects the calcium with a barrier. Once applied‚ saliva breaks the barrier down, making the calcium, phosphate and fluoride readily available to the tooth for optimum results † . It’s easy to apply, has no complicated pre-treatment, and your patients will appreciate that they can eat or drink immediately after the application. 3M ™ Vanish ™ White Varnish is a valuable treatment tool to help prevent cavities in patients of all ages. Sweet! † 3M ESPE internal data 5% Sodium Fluoride White Varnish Vanish ™ April 2016 Registered OGM/CGX Exhibitors