How to get whiter teeth by Christmas

Smiles all round, Christmas is a time of rejoice and celebrations all around. You don’t want to be feeling as though you want hide your teeth because they aren’t as sparkling as the rest of the group, so why not get your teeth shining in time for the celebrations?

There are many options for whitening your teeth, but nothing is as safe and reliable as using your dentist’s professional services. Choose a private dentist to get the best treatments available to you.

Get a whitening consultation

Your dentist should offer you a whitening consultation which will help them understand why you want to whiten your teeth and assess your teeth to ensure they’re suitable for a whitening treatment.

Your dentist will first remove stains

Before you undergo any whitening treatment your dentist with professional and safely remove stains from your teeth with a high-spec air polisher. This will prepare your teeth for the whitening application and help achieve the perfect shade.

The whitening process

Your dentist can offer you more than one option for whitening your teeth with them.

In-Chair Laser Whitening

The first and most recommended whitening procedure is the in-chair whitening process which consists of adding a bleaching agent onto your teeth and then putting them under a special light which lifts the shade of your teeth over a period of 15 minutes.

Your gums and mouth tissue will be protected by a special gel and you’ll also wear protective glasses to make you as comfortable as possible.

You’ll see the results right away and your teeth will be 5 or 6 shades whiter!

Take Home Whitening Kit

You’ll also have the choice of a whitening treatment that you can use at home. This means you can whiten your teeth from the comfort of your own home. This option requires multiple applications, but they can be done at any time to fit around your schedule.

To find out about the whitening services at a dentist near you, get in touch with Lyme Bay Dental now:  01297 909 228