Myths about Teeth Whitening

There are so many myths surrounding the whitening of teeth that you may be confused as to what to believe and what not to believe. In this article, we have covered some of the common myths and the facts regarding them.

  1. It is not safe to opt for teeth whitening

FACT: Absolutely untrue! For more than ten decades teeth whitening by using Hydrogen Peroxide have been carried out by people and nothing bad has happened to them, so there is no reason why it should be unsafe for you to opt for this procedure. A good dentist will know what has to be done so ensure that you go to a good clinic with reputable doctors.

  1. Teeth whitening gels don’t work

FACT: They do work but of course, if you want to get the work done in the best possible way then you have to visit a good dental clinic.

  1. The results that everyone obtains are they same after opting for this procedure

FACT: This will depend on person to person. For some people, they can get the ‘Hollywood’ smile easily but some may not be able to get this kind of result. However, they will definitely see an improvement, that’s for sure!

  1. Anyone can go for this procedure

FACT: Yes, any person who is over the age of 16 years can opt for this procedure. It is not recommended for people below this age because the teeth are still developing. Pregnant women should also not go for teeth whitening because why would anyone want to take unnecessary risks. If you go to a dentist, he or she will say the same thing. Of course, if you are allergic to Hydrogen Peroxide then you should not decide to opt for this procedure because you will have allergic reaction to it.


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