Teeth Grinding At Night?
Chronic teeth grinding at night is called sleep bruxism.
What is Bruxism?
Bruxism is defined as repetitive jaw muscle activity characterized by clenching and/or grinding of teeth.
Types of Bruxism
- Awake Bruxism
- Sleep Bruxism
Causes of Sleep Bruxism
- Occurs in about 13 percent of adults
- Cause is unknown and probably multi-factorial
- Evidence suggests controlled by social factors like stress
Sleep Bruxism Leads to Other Problems
- Temporomandibular disorders
- Tooth wear and restoration failure
Diagnosing Sleep Bruxism
- Dental examination
- Trial interventions
- Electrophysiological tools to confirm diagnosis
Management of Sleep Bruxism
- No known cures
- Tooth protection
- Pain relief
- Exercises and gentle massage to reduce stress in the jaw area
What is TJz Balm™?
An organic and botanical topical night-time pain relief balm to combat teeth grinding, jaw pain, and promote sleep, especially during the pandemic, leaving skin silky soft thanks to natural ingredients. This FDA-OTC drug contains a unique formula derived from seven plants including organic lavender, ginger, and jojoba.
Most name-brand OTC topical pain relief formulas use synthetic chemical ingredients that may be detrimental to your skin, whereas TJz Balm™ is made with 100 percent botanical ingredients that are soothing for delicate areas of the jaw, neck and behind the ears. TJz Balm™ is manufactured in the USA with global ingredients, is dermatologist reviewed and GMO-free, and uses no animal-testing. The hands-free massaging applicator helps to relax the jaw while applying the pain relief balm.