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Our teeth whitening in Tijuana techniques clarifies the teeth uniformly to make them look as white as possible. Ask for our in house or in home kits.
Although you could think otherwise, the reality of things is that most people do not have a denture that has a dazzling white color which is desired today. By nature, ordinary tooth have a slightly yellowish tone. However, there are many people whose teeth are stained due to their drinking habits, plus eating and smoking are strong facts that affect tooth discoloration.
Those who tend to take a long coffee, soft drink and / or smoke, usually tend to have stained teeth which make their teeth have a yellowish and / or brownish color. Besides eating habits, there are certain medications that through frequent use may also produce discolored teeth.
Laser teeth whitening, whitening strips, whitening gel, etc... These vary on speed and effectiveness. However, if you want guaranteed perly whithes results it will always be the best thing to go with a dentist.
What are the risks in dental whitening?
Although much of the world wants to have a smile as white and fast as possible, we cannot fail to mention that there are risks associated directly with tooth whitening. These risks include damage to the roots of the teeth and increased sensitivity when not done correctly.
However, tooth whitening may also contribute to the relief sensitivity when recommending certain procedures and toothpaste specially designed for sensitive teeth treatment; with regard to damage to the roots of the teeth, the dentist may also examine all kinds of signs of involvement in the root that has been caused by tooth whitening, to thereby detect the damage in time and it can be treated successfully.
Opalescence Boost 40%
One of the methods used in Dental Alvarez and which has also proven to be highly effective with our patients leaving satisfied every time is known as Opalescence Boost 40%.
This bleach is intended for dental use only and therefore should be used only by professionals in the field, this way we can monitor the color of the teeth and adequate the bleaching as necessary.
Because of its accuracy, Boost Opalescence 40% may be applied in one or more teeth, in specific portions of a tooth and even entire dentition.
Cavities should be treated before undergoing any teeth whitening in Tijuana. Remember solutions penetrate into the inner areas of the tooth, this has to be taken into account before suggesting any whitening procedure.
What to do after the whitening treatment?
Most teeth undergoing treatment continue their bleaching process for 12 or even 24 hours after the treatment has ended.
- A clear disadvantage is the fact that restorations cannot be bleached on par with natural teeth, which is why you should wait for a period of at least two weeks after having whitening before placing any adhesive restoration.
- Teeth whitening is not recommended for children under 16 years, nor for pregnant or nursing women.
- People allergic to bleaching agent should not use a bleaching product.
- People with gingivitis, periodontitis, or teeth with worn enamel should not undergo a whitening treatment.
Patients are encouraged to not try artificial colored foods or dark beverages which can affect the outcome. Moreover, smokers are advised to refrain from smoking for at least 48 hours.
Other whitening procedures
There are several types of teeth whitening in Tijuana with laser or LED whitening, depending by the type of light that is used: Teeth Whitening LED, plasma arc and halogen. All these types of light give good results. Tooth whitening laser or LED, is made using a hydrogen peroxide gel which is applied on the surface of teeth, and in turn, the LED light is applied directly to the gel which release active oxygen molecules, thereby bleaching the teeth.