Discolored or darkened teeth can be due to genetics or bad habits, such as tobacco consumption, coffee, sweets, as well as lack of dental hygiene, excess fluoride, use of tetracycline and other reasons. Teeth whitening is a cosmetic intervention that is applied when the teeth change color and lose their natural luster. There are several methods for whitening teeth, some of them are carried out in dental practices, and some are designed for home conditions, but with the advice and help of a dentist.
There are many tools and techniques that are used over time for individual teeth whitening, however, it is necessary to be very careful. The greatest danger of improper teeth whitening is damage tooth enamel, to which very easily reached, and that can make damage to the quality, appearance and health of teeth. Also, damage to the tooth enamel leading to tooth sensitivity, especially to hot and cold food and drinks.
We recommend professional tooth whitening, which is performed in the office of the dentist, because then the doctor can monitor the whole process of bleaching. The effect is visible in 45 minutes, and gums can be bleached several shades of the existing tooth color.