Your smile is a very important part of you – it is noticed before you even speak a word! A whiter, brighter smile is beautiful. It can help to build your confidence and make a memorable first impression for all the right reasons!
Tooth whitening is a very effective, safe way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth without removing any of the tooth surface .Professional bleaching is the most effective method of tooth whitening. The treatment has been thoroughly researched is completely safe but should only be carried out by a professional.
Documented studies demonstrate that whitening causes no damage to the tooth structure. It does not cause brittleness or weakening of teeth and no cavities or gum problems have been shown to form because of the bleaching.
The active ingredient in whitening products is either Hydrogen peroxide or Carbamide peroxide.
Most people find teeth whitening procedures to be simple and painless, however some people may experience some tooth sensitivity, or mild gum irritation after the procedure has taken place. This is a temporary effect that could last 24 to 48 hours after whitening.
Professional tooth whitening will lighten teeth stained by coloured foods and drinks, remove cigarette and tobacco stains and reduce yellowing due to aging.
The procedure lasts two to five years depending on your dietary and social habits however the whitening is very easy to top up and maintain.
There is no fee for a consultation to discuss if tooth whitening is suitable for you. However if you would like to proceed with whitening treatment it is important that you have had a dental examination within the previous six months to ensure that you teeth are healthy.