Years of coloured food consumption can stain your teeth, even consumption of tobacco, alcohol and excessive tea can make your teeth less whither.
Dr Shikha can whiten your smile in less than an hour with latest and budget friendly teeth whitening procedures. Teeth whitening is the most immediate method to rejuvenate your smile.
Teeth whitening procedures have evolved significantly and there are no known long term side effects of the procedure, though some patients experience sensitivity immediately after procedure which settles in 2-3 days.
Only prerequisite for this treatment is that you should be having caries free mouth and no pre-existing sensitivity
Goel dental offers two different procedures for professional teeth whitening
Office bleaching: This is a simple procedure in which a peroxide gel is applied on teeth surface after covering your gums a special light is applied on the gel thus activating it. This activation breaks down stain leaving whiter and pearlier teeth. A difference of 6-8 shades is observed with this procedure.
Zoom teeth whitening: Zoom teeth whitening is a wave in teeth whitening procedure. Philips Zoom teeth whitening system is a highly specialized equipment which also uses patented peroxide gel from same manufacturer. This procedure gives dramatic teeth whitening results with up to 10-12 reduction in teeth shade within 30-45 minute. Zoom teeth whitening is an internationally known procedure.
Home teeth whitening
Sometimes home whitening is also recommended after professional bleaching or even without it. A measurement of your teeth is taken and a customised tray is fabricated, tray that will hold the whitening agent around your teeth. This tray has to be put in mouth for night or 30-40 minutes daily depending upon the strength and type of bleaching agent provided by your dentist. For results you have to use it daily as recommended by your dentist and final results may take 2-3 weeks to appear.
How to keep your teeth whither?
Once your teeth are whitened, you’ll need to whiten them every 6 months or once a year to keep them looking the way you want.
Even after a professional whitening, your teeth can still get stained from outside from drinking colored drinks like coffee, tea, red wine, and from smoking. Rinse your mouth with water after a dark drink to lower the chances of stains. You can also pass a damp toothbrush over your teeth and give up smoking.
Excessive bleaching is not advised that can damage your enamel, whiteness of teeth lighter than white of your eye will not look natural.
Any teeth whitening procedure cannot give you permanent results however results can be prolonged by taking good care of your oral hygiene and limiting consumption of tea, coffee or any other incriminating food.