Tooth whitening is a very effective way of lightening the natural color of your teeth without the removal of any tooth structure. It cannot cause a complete color change but it may lighten the existing shade of your teeth. Here are a few indications for this procedure:
The procedure of tooth whitening usually involves use of substances with an active ingredient of ‘hydrogen peroxide’. There are two types of tooth whitening procedures:
A new technique in dentistry is called ʻLaser whiteningʼ or ʻPower whiteningʼ. In this procedure, the following steps are performed and it lasts for one hour:
The results of this procedure can last up to 3 years but it varies according to the individual. Please refrain from smoking and over-consumption of food/drinks that stain the teeth. For a healthy white and shiny smile, book an appointment with Dr Niraj Shah or Dr Megha Shah of Smile360 Family Dentistry.