Teeth whitening can be a very effective way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth without damaging the integrity of your teeth.
Everyone is different and just as our hair and skin colour vary, so does the colour of our teeth. Very few people have brilliant-white teeth, and our teeth progressively becomes more discoloured as we get older.
What are common causes of discolouration?
- Non-vital teeth
- Food & beverages e.g. (tea, coffee, wine)
- Medication e.g. (certain antibiotics)
- Defects in teeth e.g. (micro-cracks)
- Inadequate oral hygiene e.g. (calculus)
What are the side effects of whitening?Some people may find that their teeth become sensitive to cold during or after the treatment. These symptoms are usually temporary and should disappear within a few days of the treatment finishing. The teeth whitening is a very safe procedure and is only performed by a highly skilled and professional dentist.
Different options are available and depending on the cause of your discolouration and condition of your teeth. We will guide you to make the best choice that will leave you with a healthy confident smile.