Tooth colour will naturally darken with age however surface stains associated with tobacco products, medications, certain foods and drinks can also effect their colour.
Borbely Swiss Denture Clinic can help you achieve the smile of your dreams using our consultative approach:
- Professional Assessment
- Consultation to ensure we achieve your desired outcome.
- Post treatment advice and support.
Tooth discolouration can happen to anyone, here are some common causes;
- Surface stains due to lifestyle (smoking, coffee, tea and wine)
- Poor oral hygiene
- Some medications
- Tooth decay, thin enamel and old fillings
- Excessive fluoride
What are the main causes of tooth discoloration
Discoloration can be caused by many factors however the most common are: genetics,poor oral hygiene, medication, smoking, aging, certain foods and beverages, or a combination of several of these factors.
How do you know when/if you need to whiten your teeth?
Discolouration is fairly common. There are lots of products on the market to help whiten your teeth however the best results are always achieved with professional applications. The types and depth of your stains will always affect results which is why it’s always important to discuss your expectations with a professional.
Is this whitening procedure safe?
Absolutely! When used under the supervision of a dental professional, whitening is safe and will not harm your teeth or gums.
Do you have to wear a mouth tray when whitening teeth?
Some systems do and some don’t. It’s best to discuss your expectations to ensure you are provided the solution that best fits your needs. While some whitening processes do not require the use of a mouth tray, you may be given one along with special whitening toothpaste for at-home touch-ups as you needed.
Regardless of the cause, Borbely Swiss Denture Clinic can help enhance your smile! Call today to find out more!