Ashamed of Yellow Teeth? A Teeth Whitening Treatment in Chaska can Whiten Them

by | Feb 24, 2014 | Dentistry

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Teeth become yellow and stained because of the food and beverages people consume. However, it’s not just dietary habits that can discolor teeth. Often illness and the medicines used to treat them can cause teeth to turn gray. Teeth with yellow stains are far more likely to respond to Teeth Whitening Chaska treatments. A dentist from Molldrem Family Dentistry can assess the likelihood of success with different strategies. He can also explain how long the results last last and how much each whitens the teeth.

Many people begin their Teeth Whitening Chaska treatments with whitening toothpaste. It can take up to a month to see results and then teeth will be only one or two shades whiter. As soon as the person stops using it the results will fade, because whitening toothpastes only treat superficial stains. People can start to see the results from whitening strips or paint on gels in as little as 7 days, but it can take up to 30 days to see the full results. These usually whiten teeth up to three to four shades. However, the results can be uneven because people don’t apply the treatment properly. Whitening trays are the most powerful at-home treatment. It still takes about two weeks to see the full results. With consistent use, teeth can be made up to six shades whiter. Many patients don’t find the time to wear the trays for the full 30 minutes each day.

People who want immediate and long-lasting Teeth Whitening Chaska results often decide to have their dentist whiten their teeth. In just one 45-minute session a Zoom! Chairside treatment can whiten teeth up to eight shades. With proper follow-up brushing and flossing as well as regular dental cleanings, these results can last for years. The dentist begins the process by cleaning the teeth. This ensures that the Teeth Whitening Chaska gel sits evenly on the tooth. This gel is formulated to quickly penetrate the tooth enamel. A powerful but safe laser light is used to enhance the chemicals as whisk away the deepest stains. This process is repeated two or three times. When it is complete, patients are amazed by their before and after pictures.