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Teeth whitening treatment works by gently bleaching your teeth.
What is Chairside, In Surgery Teeth Whitening?
This form of teeth whitening is completed in the dental surgery and will be fully supervised by the dentist, but it may be a hygienist or therapist who completes the treatment. First a rubber shield or gel will be put on your gums to protect them and then a whitening product will be applied to your teeth. This is activated using a UV light, which helps to speed up the whitening reaction. This process is repeated 3 or 4 times in a session and can give results of up to 2 or 3 shades whiter teeth in one session.
Is teeth whitening safe?
All bleaching gel causes some degree of tooth sensitivity. This is sensitivity to cold/hot fluids and even air can cause discomfort. This is normal and an expected side effect.
How long will the results last?
You can expect the results to last between 1-3 years depending on a number of lifestyle factors for example whether you smoke, drink red wine or eat a large number of food ,with dark sauces. After this time, you will need to attend for a top up.
What are the benefits of chairside whitening?
Chairside whitening provides you with fast results. The whitening can be completely controlled and you will start to see results instantly.