Tooth whitening is essentially a form of cosmetic dentistry that offers a relief from both extrinsic and intrinsic staining of the teeth. Tooth whitening can be done in a wide variety of ways, including treatments at home. Within our dental clinic we offer the choice of both laser treatment whitening, as well as power bleaching. Power whitening is good in the way that it achieves almost sixty to seventy per cent of the final result within as little time as sixty to ninety minutes. This form of treatment means that the patient has to deal with less of the treatment themselves at home. We also offer home bleaching options which can be a huge advantage to patients who have a busy schedule, and hectic lifestyle.
At our dental clinic we offer a wide range of forms of tooth whitening in Glasgow Individuals who may choose to undergo this particular form of dental treatment may wish to increase their overall aesthetic appearance, along with their self-confidence. Some young individuals may particularly suffer from a low level of self-esteem and they may believe that having whiter teeth will increase their feelings of self-worth.
What causes teeth to become stained, and how can it be avoided?
Individuals who could be suffering from both extrinsic and intrinsic staining may wish to alter their lifestyle factors. Consuming highly pigmented foods such as curries, and red wine may increase their risk of suffering from discoloration of the teeth. An individual who smokes may also suffer from a low to high level of yellowing of the teeth, which can be resolved through a wide array of forms of teeth whitening.
What forms of teeth whitening do you offer at your dental clinic in Glasgow?
At our clinic we offer home whitening kits and we also offer tray whitening. If you wish to undergo whitening at our clinic we can offer a form of laser treatment whitening, as well as power bleaching.
How does home whitening work?
This process works by using fitted mouthguards at home, these contain a solution of ten per cent hydrogen peroxide which are then worn for around sixty to ninety minutes every single day.
How long does the home whitening process take?
The length of your dental treatment time all depends on whether you have completed one or both forms of treatments. If you have not completed the power whitening aspect then this form of treatment may take ten to fourteen days to complete. However, if you are an individual who has completed both power whitening in the dental office and at home whitening, then this process may take as little as five to seven days to complete.
How much does teeth whitening cost?
The price of teeth whitening can vary greatly between each individual surgery,and each individual case. At our surgery we offer finance plans in order to allow our patients to avoid a hefty and unwanted upfront cost.