In the wake of technology and progression, nowadays people make an effort to invest in themselves to look better, sharper and more hygienic. From employees to high-powered executives people are more concerned about their dental hygiene and find ways to improve it. In the ever growing field of cosmetic dentistry, the most popular treatment happens to be teeth whitening. There is a variety of range from dental bleaching to other solutions which can be applied according to the need and budget of the client. Teeth whitening has far-reaching effects on the personality and confidence of the individual. However, it is not everlasting and need a follow up for a retouch. There are different kind of procedures available to whiten your smile.
Custom Fit Tray Bleaching: This is the most affordable and reliable method available. In this procedure, the individual is allowed to wear a plastic gum for 2-3 hours every day for a week according to the dentist. On the inside of the wearable is a gel that touches your teeth and does the magic.
Whitening Strips: This method is widely available over the counter without prescription. They are easy to use as they look like a scotch tape which is to be applied onto the teeth except that it contains bleaching agents which whiten the teeth. It is safe to read the instructions on the manual first before hastening into applying the strip.
Britesmile Teeth Whitening: This a product specially designed to cater the needs of the individual and makes the work of the dentist easy. The main kit contains two parts. One for the dentist and one for the individual. The dentist’s kit contains a gel which after evenly applying on the teeth, a light is shined on them. The individual’s kit contains maintaining products and gargling mixtures prolong the effect of whitening.
Whitening Toothpaste: They may look ordinary but they are specialized to make your teeth whiter. They are expensive and may need a dentist’s prescription to get them. They may require you follow a set of instruction on the manual or from the dentist after a certain procedure. To get the maximum effect.
Laser Bleaching: Firstly all the teeth are cleared of any tartar. This is a sensitive procedure as it is performed near the gum line. A specialized peroxide gel is applied evenly on the teeth and then the laser is used to activate the gel. The laser acts as facilitator to the chemical reaction to enhance the beauty of your smile.
At Alexandra Park Dental Practice we offer a teeth whitening for our patients. Please call us on 02088 29 8555 or visit our website to book your appointment.