Are you about to walk down the aisle to start your new married life with everyone you know watching? Maybe you’ve got an interview scheduled for your dream job? Or maybe you’re getting ready to walk across the stage to accept your degree after years of hard work? If you’re feeling self-conscious about letting yourself shine because your pearly whites are not so pearly or white anymore, professional teeth whitening treatment might be just what you’re looking for to help you in your big moment.
Even if habitually cared for your teeth as directed by you dentist, discoloration of your teeth happens naturally. However, this discoloration can furthered along by smoking, chewing tobacco or daily servings of coffee, tea, cola or red wine.
Regular brushing and flossing is recommended by dentists and can help slow this process and keep smile stay healthy longer, but it cannot reverse the staining alone. Over-the-counter whitening strips and specialty toothpastes can have some effect with lightening up discoloration but they may not be strong enough for the striking results your want.
Professional Teeth Whitening
This is where Lassiter Family Dentistry comes to the rescue with professional teeth whitening! These simple and inexpensive treatments can be supplied to you by Dr. James Lassiter for use at home. Our whitening treatments are especially formulated to minimize the sensitivity that is often a complaint of other teeth whitening product although Dr. Lassiter may recommend switching to a toothpaste designed for sensitive teeth for a few weeks after treatment. Professional teeth whitening can lighten your teeth up to eight shades in only a few sessions!
The process of using at-home bleaching involves using a bleaching tray which has been custom-fitted to your mouth and filled with bleaching. The tray is worn for several hours a day or overnight for several days, allowing the solution to seep into the enamel of your teeth and break up difficult stains and brighten enamel.
Professional treatments’ results are brighter and longer lasting than those of over-the-counter whitening toothpastes and strips. Regular cleanings at your dentist’s office and routine brushing and flossing regularly will also help results last longer. Deeper and untreated discoloration may require dental crowns. So if you want to put your best smile forward, schedule an appointment by calling 912.208.2565 or schedule an appointment online today!