Teeth Whitening

There are so many people who have to face social embarrassment or who suffer from psychological trauma because they are conscious of their yellow and stained teeth. Over time, our teeth do gradually become discolored or yellowish due to aging or personal habits such as drinking coffee, tea, alcohol or smoke. In today advancement in technologies, there is a variety of smile whitening methods and technologies. Your smile can easily be whitened in a number of ways.

Types of Teeth Whitening

There are two basic options for smile whitening: 

  •   In-office tooth whitening: instant whitening results using light-activated gel to brighten teeth
  •  At-home whitening systems: customised trays and prescription whitening gel done at home

In-office tooth whitening gives immediate whitening results after treatment. At-home tooth whitening systems need to be done as directed by your dentist over a period of time to attain the result warranted.At SMIILE PLEASE, our dental clinic utilise latest tooth whitening technologies for all our in-office tooth whitening treatments. These new technologies are able to go beyond your natural tooth-color.

Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Corrects brown, yellow and mottled tooth staining Works on people of all ages Improves a "dull" smile, restoring brightness and bringing a smile alive.

Some Of The Frequently Asked Questions About Tooth Whitening Or Bleaching Are:

Q: Why teeth get dark?

A: There are many causes, most common being: genetics, aging, consumption of tea, coffee, colas, smoking, etc and tetracycline {antibiotics}staining, excessive fluoride, old fillings.

Q: Am I a good candidate for tooth whitening?

A: If your teeth were whiter when you where younger , but are yellow now or if your front teeth are healthy and without any fillings , bonded veneers or caps then you are an excellent candidate for whiter teeth.

Q: How does it work?

A: Tooth whitening utilizes a strong oxidizing agent to lighten the teeth. At Smile Please a gel is applied to your teeth under the supervision of a super-specialist Doctor and after careful treatment your teeth will be brighter, Lighter & absolutely healthy.

Q: How long will my whitening last?

A: Your whitening will last on an average up to 5 to 6 years or more depending upon the individual habits and lifestyles like the use of tobacco , regular drinking of red wine , coffee ,or tea , etc. Also, frequent visits to the dentist for professional cleaning will help maintain the results.

Q: Will there be any pain or discomfort?

A: There will be no discomfort as such other than mild sensitivity in some patients, which will always stop once the treatment is over

Q: Is it safe?

A: Yes, absolutely safe. The gel formula will not harm the enamel on your teeth and will not affect your existing fillings.