Teeth may become stained, by drinking tea, coffee, or smoking. Whitening can help to brighten the teeth. There are different methods, and materials for whitening.
like home whitening, or in office whitening. The shade of the teeth will rebound after 3-6 months. Some people may feel some sensitivity after whitening. gum recession is another complication that may happen.
Some common questions about teeth whitening:
Is there any tooth sensitivity or side effect after the procedure?
Some people may feel some sensitivity after whitening. gum recession is another complication that may happen.
Does it work well on crowns or fillings?
It is inefficient in synthetic materials, such as porcelain or tooth crown – in these cases, it can even cause some damage to your gums. If you use dentures, talk to your dentist before doing any kind of teeth whitening.
Who can have their teeth whitened?
Most people can be subjected to the teeth whitening. That being said, each person is unique and it’s recommended that you ask your dentist if this is right for you.
How long does it last?
Bleaching last usually between 3-6 months. If you did this procedure, for added durability you may avoid coffee, red wine and any other foods that can darken your teeth. Also, avoid smoking.
Does the teeth whitening make any harm to my gums?
Not at all. No permanent damage is made to your gums or the surface of your teeth during the dental whitening procedure.