Staining of teeth or teeth discoloration is a common dental condition that can affect the appearance of your smile. There are several factors that can contribute to staining of teeth such as irregular dental hygiene habits, constant use of tobacco (smoking), aging, consumption of beverages such as tea, coffee, wine, etc.
What is Teeth Whitening?
Teeth whitening is a dental cosmetic procedure performed to improve the color of your smile. In-office teeth whitening is a safe, effective, and comfortable means of removing teeth discoloration.
Zoom Laser Teeth Whitening
A safe and effective means of improving the shade of your teeth, Zoom teeth whitening can lighten the color of your teeth by 10 shades in a matter of minutes. An in-office Zoom teeth whitening can be convenient and comfortable. The bleaching gel would be allowed to penetrate over the layers of the enamel and a beam of laser light would help activate the whitening gel. Zoom teeth whitening can offer patients immediate whitening results.
At-home Teeth Whitening
For those patients who'd prefer to have their teeth whitened at home, dentists can provide them with a home teeth whitening kit. It would consist of customized teeth whitening trays and over-the-counter whitening gels. The dentist would advise on how frequently the whitening process must be done.
Maintaining Your New Smile
Maintaining your newly restored smile also depends on how well you maintain them after the teeth whitening procedure. The patient can ensure to keep their teeth bright and beautiful in simple ways. A few tips are as follows:
- Avoiding habits such as smoking and chewing tobacco
- Controlling consumption of colored beverages such as coffee, tea, alcohol, wine, etc.
- Following regular dental hygiene habits such as brushing and flossing daily
For more information on teeth whitening procedures, request an appointment with us and we shall assist you further.