Professional teeth whitening is becoming increasingly popular for anyone with discolored teeth. Professional teeth whitening doesn't give any different results than products you can buy at home, but it has other benefits. Firstly, you can be sure that you are in the hands of a professional who knows the way, and secondly, the whitening effect is immediately visible.
Yes, you can buy over-the-counter medications, but if you want whiter teeth now, professional teeth whitening service is your best bet.
How many visits it takes to professionally whiten your teeth is a matter of personal choice. Your teeth show discoloration after an hour of visit, but you may want more. If you want to achieve optimal discharge, you may need to attend between two and six times.
Teeth can change color for a number of reasons. Foods and drinks with strong colors cause stains, mostly tea and coffee. Smoking makes teeth appear yellowish. Diseases and drugs can also cause discoloration of the teeth and of course our teeth to become darker with age. All of these are the reasons that sent us to professional teeth whitening.
Your dentist will first determine if professional teeth whitening is best for you. There may be circumstances that you may not have considered – for example, if you have fillings, your teeth may look unnatural if you have them professionally whitened. You will find that all you need is a professional dental cleaning. Removing tartar and discoloration from your teeth can improve their appearance and color, and eliminate the need for professional whitening.