Teeth whitening restores the natural colour of the teeth by removing stains that have built up by lifestyle and diet.
As a person ages the adult teeth often become darker due to changes in the mineral structure of the teeth as the enamel becomes less poress. Teeth become stained by bacterial pigments, foods and beverages.
Teeth whitening bleaches the stains on the surface of the teeth, it doesn’t whiten enamel no matter who does it, even a dentist. This is the case no matter how strong the lamp is or how strong the peroxide is. Teeth with very little staining due to good diet or the use of home whitening treatments may not show as large a result. The more stained a person’s teeth the greater the result will be. The whiter the persons teeth were originally the whiter the result that can be achieved. Each client will have unique results and will have a different start and post treatment shade and will lighten by a different number of shades. We like to make sure our clients get the best results possible with teeth whitening; however it is important to remember results are very subjective as each individual is different.
SAFE GENTLE AND EFFECTIVE
Our teeth whitening gel is the strongest available in Australia for non-dental practitioners, it is safe, gentle, and effective.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: How long does a treatment take?
A: One hour is all that is needed to achieve maximum results.
Q: What results can be expected?
A: This depends on each individual and the extent of discoloration, generally from 5-14 shades lighter can be achieved. The more stained your teeth the more dramatic the result will be. Teeth whitening whether done by a dentist or another technician will not whiten your tooth enamel the process will bleach the stains on the surface of your teeth. The results are also relevant to how regularly you have a teeth whitening procedure or use home whitening treatments. Where whitening is done every 6-12 months it is considered a maintenance procedure and results will be less dramatic.
Q. Should teeth whitening be done by a Dentist?
A. Teeth whitening is a cosmetic procedure that is non-dental. The products we use are gentler than and just as effective as those used by the dentist. All our products are Australian compliant and produced to the highest standards. Teeth whitening, no matter who does it bleaches stains from the surface of the teeth it does not whiten enamel.
Q: Is teeth whitening safe?
A: We offer the latest whitening gel approved for use in Australia. We have a hygienic non-touch procedure. Our gel is gentle and safe, problems are extremely rare. Teeth Whitening is safe for crowns and veneers although these will not lighten as much as natural teeth.
Q: Is teeth whitening suitable for everyone?
A: Teeth whitening is a treatment most people want and can have, however, it is not recommended for children under 16 years of age or for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not have a teeth whitening treatment if you have gum disease or are requiring dental work.
Q: How long will a teeth whitening treatment last?
A: Teeth will maintain their fresh new appearance for around one year. Re-staining depends largely on diet and lifestyle. Smoking, coffee, tea, fruit juice, sodas all staining foods and beverages will eventually re-stain the surface of your teeth.