During the holidays people tend to forget about themselves concentrating on decorations, gifts and family get togethers, and if you find yourself in the same predicament, treat yourself to a new smile and schedule an appointment with your Dentist in Pasadena for tooth whitening.
Tooth whitening is the most popular cosmetic dental procedure in the world and is more affordable than you think, especially when you sit down with Dr. Paul Shinto, Dr. Bert K. Funatsu, Dr. Daniel J. Iannotti, or Dr. J. Michael Jann.
As discussed in a previous blog, tooth whitening, or tooth bleaching is certainly not new, in fact goats milk and urine were popular whitening agents used by the Ancient Romans, but thankfully, your Pasadena Dentist uses the most modern and advanced techniques to whiten and brighten teeth.
Tooth whitening and dental bleaching will restore the natural color back to your teeth. Teeth begin to yellow and stain due to aging, food, drinks and medications. Today, over 100 million people in the United States resort to tooth whitening or dental bleaching every year spending over 20 billion dollars annually.
Although there are many tooth whitening treatments available, such as tooth whitening strips, toothpastes, and mouthwashes, dental bleaching is the most permanent method available giving you lasting results.
Tooth whitening and dental bleaching uses a carbamide or hydrogen peroxide solution in order to lighten and brighten teeth, but if you have veneers, bonding, tooth colored fillings, or other restorations, tooth whitening may not be for you. In order to determine if dental bleaching will work for your smile, it is imperative that you schedule an appointment with your Dentist in Pasadena.
Teeth that have been restored will stand out from the teeth that have been whitened by your Pasadena Dentist. Other issues that may confront your Dentist in Pasadena when it comes to tooth whitening include root canals and internal staining. Ask your Dentist in Pasadena about techniques that can be used to replace discolored or old restorations so that tooth whitening is a viable option.
When it comes to tooth whitening and dental bleaching, only your Dentist in Pasadena can determine what procedure is best for you. Schedule an appointment today for tooth whitening with Dr. Paul Shinto, Dr. Bert K. Funatsu, Dr. Daniel J. Iannotti, or Dr. J. Michael Jann and get your smile back before the New Year.