How Often Should You Whiten Your Teeth

How often should you whiten your teeth is really up to you and your habits. Depending on your enamel determines how often you’ll need to whiten your teeth as well as the foods that you’re eating and drinking. People who have stronger enamel don’t need to whiten their teeth as often as someone who doesn’t. The weaker your enamel gets the more prone your teeth are to yellowing and the more often you're going to need to get your teeth whitened. Now generally speaking, most people should whiten their teeth every 6 months, but again if you’re someone who eats acidic...

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Hydrogen Peroxide Vs Other Whitening Agents

There are quite a few different whitening agents out there such as hydrogen peroxide, carbamide peroxide, bicarbonate, etc... Dentist primarily use only one type of whitening agent and that’s hydrogen peroxide. Currently there are no other whitening agent’s as effective as hydrogen peroxide which is why so many dentists use it. Other whitening agents simply do not hold up when compared with hydrogen peroxide. Why Are There Alternative Whitening Agents? At formal whitening we do plan on offering a multitude of options so people can choose which ones they would like to use. The only benefit to using other whitening...

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Teeth Whitening Kit Vs Dentist

One common question that we get asked a lot is what is the difference between using a whitening kit vs going to a dentist. There are a few differences you should be aware of when it comes to using a whitening kit. More Peroxide One of the main things about using a whitening kit that it’s different from going to a dentist, one of the reason is that whitening kits are much cheaper. Our whitening kit for example uses the same exact hydrogen peroxide that dentist use. The only difference is that dentist are allowed to use higher amounts of...

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