whitening is a dental procedure that can get rid of stains and make your teeth
look whiter. This has become one of the most sought-after dental services today
because of the excellent cosmetic results. Indeed, teeth whitening can
drastically improve the look of your teeth and leave you with a beautiful
Do Teeth Get Stained?
colour of our teeth can depend on many different factors. Genes play a part in
it as well. Some people naturally have whiter teeth than others because of
their genetic makeup. Other things that can influence the colour of your teeth
include consuming teeth-staining foods such as coffee and teas.
tobacco smoking, certain drugs and an excess of fluoride can
also affect the colour of your teeth.
teeth enamel has tiny holes or pores in it that can retain the stain and make
the overall appearance looks yellowish.How
is Teeth Whitening Done?
Wellness Dental Studio, teeth whitening is a simple and comfortable process.
There are two ways this can be undertaken: vital whitening and non-vital
whitening. Vital whitening is performed on teeth that are viable and have a
live nerve supply, while the latter is done on teeth that do not have a live
nerve supply or have had a root canal treatment done.
whitening is a short 30-60 minutes
process which makes use of a gel that is directly applied to the teeth. This
gel has a potent whitening agent, usually hydrogen peroxide.
followed by using a special laser that activates the gel which bleaches the
teeth more quickly.
complete process may need to be repeated on several appointments depending upon
how stained your teeth are. Typically, most people will need about 2 to 3
whitening is a less effective
procedure and may not have the same whitening effect as vital whitening. This
is done by whitening the tooth from the inside and leaving the whitening gel in
for a few days.How
Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?
important thing to remember about teeth whitening is that this is not a
permanent treatment. You will need to get the treatment done again after a few
most people, the effect will last for about 6 to 12 months, depending on how
good they take care of their teeth. Smoking and consuming too much caffeine can
result in the teeth getting stained again quickly.Is
Teeth Whitening Safe?
whitening is a safe and painless procedure that is unlikely to cause any
complications. However, your teeth may become sensitive for a short period of
time following the whitening treatment.
gums feel sore or painful, you should check in with our dentists for a