What Does Teeth Whitening do to Your Teeth?

Posted on: December 2, 2018

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic mouth procedures in today’s time. But what exactly does teeth whitening do to a person's teeth? Is it a healthy option, or is it simply for the aesthetic of a nice brilliant smile that everybody yearns to have? Here are some of the amazing benefits that teeth whitening can do, not only for their teeth, wellness, and appearance, but for the money and overall health!

Bleaching benefits

To be quite technical, whitening of the teeth is the application of bleach directly on teeth. These applications vary, from in office “chairside” whitening to at home strips and toothpaste. The stronger the whitening bleach is, the better the whitening results are for stained or yellow teeth. The use of bleaches or peroxides on your teeth have healthy benefits for a person's smile and overall teeth wellness.

One major benefit of teeth whitening is the confidence that it can provide a person with. Having yellow toned teeth, or stained teeth can be an unsightly eye sore that can deter a person from talking and laughing with others. Having nice white teeth can build a person's confidence and make their life easier! Ultimately, nice white teeth convey a very well kept groomed appearance, which not only builds confidence but it drastically improves appearance too.

Another amazing benefit bleaching offers is because there are countless of options to choose from, there is always a method that can work for someone. If the cost of whitening applications is prohibiting one from a nice smile, there are drugstore options. Maybe the effectiveness of at home products are not giving someone the best result, dental offices offer whitening application appointments. Regardless of the problem, whitening of the teeth can be affordable and accessible.

Health benefits

Teeth whitening does more than just assist a person's confidence within themselves though. It is beneficial for mouth hygiene, overall health, and wellness of the teeth. The most basic teeth whitening product is toothpaste, and the benefits of normally brushing of the teeth are endless!

Brushing of the teeth daily with a dose of teeth whitening agents can kill bad breath, fight against cavities and gum disease, and additionally brighten the smile! Along with brushing the teeth, flossing and whitening rinses assist with the overall wellness of teeth too. Continuous whitening of the teeth will only lead to stronger, durable pearly whites!

Even during in-office appointments, simply asking questions and developing a care plan for the teeth can greatly benefit your overall oral health. While visiting with the dentist, thorough examinations of the teeth, cleanings, and take home products can easily assist a person with staying on top of their oral health while minimizing doctor appointments.

More ways teeth whitening can be beneficial?

Scheduling a consultation with us can greatly help a person's smile, oral health, and most importantly themselves!! The professional and knowledgeable staff that our office has can guide you in the journey to brighten that smile. We are committed to helping our patients the best way that we know how to. Contact us today, schedule an appointment, or walk in to set up a an appointment today!

Request an appointment here: https://www.thomasdentalcare.com or call Thomas Dental Care at (530) 486-1104 for an appointment in our Davis office.

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