As a continuation of the treatment applied by dentists, home whitening sessions can take place with the apparatus provided by your dentist. It is a situation determined according to the system applied and your doctor will inform you about it.
However, some teeth whitening methods applied by the person himself, without the advice of a doctor, damage the tooth enamel. For this reason, you should not apply the methods that your doctor does not recommend at home.
Sensitivity may occur within 24 hours after the whitening process applied to the teeth. However, it is important to know whether there is sensitivity in your teeth before the whitening process.
You should be careful not to consume hot and cold foods for a while after the procedure. However, it is not a very painful and serious sensitivity. After a while, this sensitivity disappears on its own. In some cases, it can be prevented by using a desensitizing gel.
Depending on the repetitive yellowing, the procedure can be performed again after a certain time. But it is not recommended to do it too often. For this reason, it is recommended to stay away from beverages and substances that will accelerate yellowing, such as tea, coffee, cigarettes, after the bleaching process. If dental care is done well, the results of the whitening process will last for several years.
With the bleaching process, yellowing caused by food and environmental factors until that day is eliminated. After the procedure, you will have healthier-looking, whiter teeth. However, depending on factors such as food, drinks, tartar formation, age, yellowing may occur again over time.
Whitening is not applied to people who have gingival problems and have problems with the root of the tooth. People who have severe tooth sensitivity, have excessive cavities or are pregnant cannot be whitened. This procedure can be done easily over the age of 18, it should not be applied under the age of 15.
When teeth yellowing is seen, whitening can be applied from the age of 18. After this age, there is no harm in performing the procedure because the dental structures of the people are settled. It is possible to get rid of the loss of self-confidence caused by tooth color changes with a single operation.
There are many causes of yellowing teeth. Sometimes the natural color of our teeth that we have genetically may not be white, and sometimes the foods we consume can color the surface of the teeth and cause them to turn yellow. Reasons such as not brushing the teeth correctly and regularly, smoking, consumption of tea, coffee, sugary food, and excessive consumption of antibiotics and similar drugs affect tooth color negatively.
It is applied by specialist dentists, in a clinical setting and using special medical apparatus. The safest method for whitening teeth is clinical applications. Tooth tone is opened in the form of gels applied to the surface of the teeth and laser beam application on the gel. In addition to clinical treatment, there may be sessions that need to be continued at home. It is important to inform and advise your doctor on this matter.
The color tone differences of the teeth, the coloration set on the teeth by the food, can be seen even in the teeth that are constantly brushed and cared for. In such cases, problems may be felt in social life. The person may not want to laugh and talk, may not want to enter social environments. People who do not have a veneer on their teeth can have both healthy and white teeth with the teeth whitening method performed in a clinical setting.