The demand for tooth whitening treatment has boomed in recent years, in part, driven by the rise of pearly white smiles seen on our TV screens and on social media. Our research shows that whiter teeth come top of most people’s smile wish list and may lead to a boost in confidence and self-esteem.
Like all medical procedures, however, tooth whitening is not without danger.
Before embarking on tooth whitening treatment, it is important to do your research. By knowing more about tooth whitening, you may improve your chance of having safer treatment with better results.
Tooth whitening and the colour of your teeth
Tooth whitening can be a very effective way of lightening the natural colour of your teeth without removing any of the tooth surface. It cannot make a complete colour change, but it may lighten the existing shade.
There are many reasons why you might get your teeth whitened. Everyone is different; and just as our ha…