Dental Myths: All Teeth Whitening Options Are the Same

Not all teeth whitening products are created equal. While many whitening products like strips and toothpastes sold in stores make similar claims to a professional teeth whitening, these products cannot achieve the bright, long-lasting results that patients desire. Fortunately, professional teeth whitening with our cosmetic dentist does live up to our guests’ expectations. How Stains…

Is Professional Teeth Whitening Safe?

Do you worry that teeth whitening is unsafe for your teeth? Perhaps you tried an over the counter whitening toothpaste or strip and noticed increased sensitivity to hot and cold beverages. Many people develop tooth sensitivity after using over the counter whitening products. Fortunately, professional teeth whitening treatments utilize potent, prescription-strength solutions that do not…

Does teeth whitening work for everyone?

Teeth whitening is a quick, easy, and common procedure that can greatly improve the way your teeth look. If you have stains or discoloration on your teeth, a single, one-hour whitening appointment with your dentist can make a huge difference. However, for some types of discoloration, whitening is not the most effective treatment. How Does…

How long do teeth whitening results last?

One of the most common complaints people have about their teeth is that they don’t seem white enough. This is also one of the most common reasons people visit a cosmetic dentist. Teeth whitening is a simple procedure that can quickly and easily restore your confidence in your smile. The Teeth Whitening Process Teeth can…

Will my whitened teeth retain their new color?

Teeth whitening is a fast and effective way to revitalize the look of your smile. After only an hour in the dentist’s office, your teeth will be considerably whiter. With proper care and consistent oral hygiene, they will remain white for several months. How Teeth Whitening Works In-office whitening uses a professional-strength whitening agent that…

Do whitening toothpastes work?

In recent years teeth whitening has become a growing industry offering pastes, gels, rinses, strips, blue lights, whitening kits, and professional whitening. While some products may work differently on individuals, it is a safe bet that the best results are obtained when teeth whitening products are procured from your dentist. The whitening agent contained in…