Tooth whitening is a dental treatment used to change the color of the natural tooth. Having whiter teeth has now become the number one aesthetic concern faced by the majority of our patients in Grand Rapids, MI. As a result of this trend, there are a number of ways to whiten teeth. The most widely used form of whitening is the at-home whitening kit. There are also a number of products that are primarily used in the dental office for quicker results.
Who is Teeth Whitening For?
Any adult can benefit from teeth whitening or teeth bleaching! Even very dark grey teeth can be whitened to some degree. For extreme cases, usually involving tooth discoloration due to pharmaceutical drugs like tetracycline, teeth whitening is still possible and veneers offer an alternative solution.
How long does Teeth Whitening last?
Teeth whitening depend on which system you are using and how dark your teeth were before the treatment. If you avoid foods and beverages that stain your teeth, then the whiter results can last a very long time.