Everyone wants a natural looking, beautiful white smile and teeth whitening is one of the best ways to give your smile a boost! It’s a popular aesthetic treatment as it’s a non-invasive way of fixing discolouration and staining, and when done properly can totally change the appearance of a smile.
What causes tooth discolouration?
Over time, teeth can become stained and lose their natural whiteness. It occurs when staining particles, such as pigmented residue from food or drink, build-up in the film of protein that covers the tooth enamel. This can be as a result of smoking, drinking coffee or red wine, age, oral care or due to a medical issue. If this sounds like your smile then you’re in luck, as these types of stains respond very well to teeth whitening.
How does it work?
We offer in-chair teeth whitening using the Phillip’s Zoom Teeth Whitening system. Philips Zoom Blue LED light-accelerated technology and gel has been proven to whiten teeth up to 8 shades in just 45 minutes. It uses Amorphous Calcium Phosphate (ACP) to deliver enamel protection, improve luster and reduce sensitivity.
Some patients want to achieve a whiter smile in the comfort of their own home. In these cases we will provide them with custom-made whitening trays with an appropriate concentration of whitening gel that are worn each day for a few hours usually over a two-week period to lighten their teeth. It’s really important that treatment is sought through a registered professional, as some over-the counter treatments can irreversibly damage tooth enamel.
If you’ve been looking for a bit more sparkle in your smile, book an appointment with us today.
Dental erosion is the irreversible loss of tooth structure due to chemical dissolution by acids. Overtime, the softened enamel or dentine begins to wear, resulting in thinning of the tooth structure which in turn can modify the shape and appearance of your teeth and may also lead to sensitivity to temperature.
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Dural Dental Practice
Suite 1, 644 Old Northern Road,
Dural, NSW 2158
Ph: (02) 9651-2085