Teeth Whitening

9 Facts About “Teeth Whitening”

9 Facts about “Teeth Whitening”

Q: Is teeth whitening bad for my enamel?

There is no permanent damage caused to the enamel or any other tooth structures by whitening.

Q: Does teeth whitening cause permanent tooth sensitivity?

Sensitivity from teeth whitening is always transient. That means if there is any sensitivity caused by the whitening, it goes away within one to two days after the treatment, and the patient returns to the state of sensitivity he or she had prior to starting the whitening process.

Q Can I get the treatment?

Most people are candidates for teeth whitening, but again, each one of you is unique and can have teeth in a different condition, it’s best to contact your dental professional for expert opinion.

Q: How long does teeth whitening last?

Typically whitening can last from six months to two years, although some studies report results lasting up to 10 years. Avoiding tea, coffee, red wine and smoking—all of which can cause staining—helps in preservation of whitened teeth.

Q: Is teeth whitening safe?

Yes, many studies have proven that teeth whitening is safe. You can protect your tooth enamel by using calcium sulfate and fluoride.

 Q: How much does teeth whitening cost?

Prices vary widely for teeth whitening. Over-the-counter kits are cheaper than extensive in-office procedures. It is always better to take suggestion from your dental professional before going for  professional whitening or at-home bleaching kit.

Q: Does teeth whitening damage my existing fillings, veneers or crowns?

Whitening has little or no effect on restorative materials such as porcelain or crowns, but it may temporarily reduce the bond strength between enamel and composite restorations. This is why it’s a good idea to check with your dental professional before beginning any course of teeth whitening.

Q: Is the agent used in  whitening toxic?

Products developed from carbamide peroxide, hydrogen peroxide, and urea (substances found in every human cell), should be used cautiously to alleviate concern. Similar products are used in various cosmetic products, facial bleach, hair color etc which are safe to be used on skin.

 Q: Do toothpaste whiteners work?

Whitening toothpastes typically only clean superficial surface stains and don’t actually change the color or shade of the teeth. There may be some visible results but the teeth aren’t actually being whitened.

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    paintball - September 11, 2017

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