The above 1:30 minute video describes briefly how Teeth Whitening if performed.
Is Teeth Whitening safe?
If carried out by a trained dental professional, whitening is perfectly safe. Based on their knowledge of your oral health your dentist will discuss with you the options available, decide if tooth whitening is appropriate for you .
Who can perform Teeth Whitening?
ONLY a qualified Dentist and team.
It is illegal for anyone other than dentists or their teams to carry out teeth whitening. Anyone else offering teeth whitening (e.g. beauticians, hairdressers, and salon staff) won’t have the right training and knowledge, could permanently damage your teeth and gums and can’t help you when something goes wrong.
Can i know more?
Whitening won't remove the surface of your teeth or change their shape. It’s often a better option than alternatives, such as veneers, because it doesn’t involve permanently altering the tooth’s structure and is easy to look after.
What questions should i ask my dentist before going ahead?
Don't be afraid to ask simple questions about the types of whitening treatment available, what results you can expect and whether the work is guaranteed for a certain amount of time. Also, ask them what they consider to be the risks in your particular case, for example increasing sensitivity of the teeth.
Which kind of whitening treatment is best for me?
Your dentist is trained to know which whitening product or treatment is safe and best for your teeth and gums .
How does Whitening work?
Some amount of Plasma light activated bleach is applied on the surface of teeth. Which would result in whitening of teeth .
What can i expect post-whitening treatment?
You may experience some sensitivity for a short time during your treatment but this is normal and will soon fade away.
Are Whitening products sold Online safe to be used?
The products you might buy online often fail to declare the precise chemicals used so it’s very difficult to assess their safety. Because of this they are not be considered safe. These products won’t produce the same results you can expect from your dentist.
Tooth colour can be lightened with Hydrogen Peroxide (bleach) and the dosage needs to be be decided by your dentist..
Will teeth whitening work on false teeth?
No. Teeth whitening won't work on dentures, crowns, fillings or veneers.
I want my teeth whitened now!
Call your dentist and make an appointment. Thank you