How Long Does a Professional Whitening Last with Proper Care?
Posted on 1/25/2020 by Dr. VanBrunt
One of the most common characteristics of people with a great smile is that they all have healthy white teeth. This is the reason most people go to a professional like us and ask for assistance to whiten their teeth.
Not only does it eliminate all the discoloration in the teeth, but it also provides thousands of people with a boost in self-esteem they need to speak to people confidently without worrying about the color of their teeth.
How Long Teeth Whitening Lasts
When people get their teeth whitened, they often want to know how long the results will last. In a nutshell, it all depends on the individual. Some tooth whitening can last anywhere from one year to three, all dependent on your dental habits and lifestyle choices. For those who consume a lot of staining foods or drinks, or who smoke, it may not be as long.
When you take good care of your teeth after the whitening, you can feel secure in the fact that the effects should last for a long time. However, if your lifestyle choices don't reflect proper care, be assured that your teeth will be more likely to stain quickly. You need to make sure you brush, floss, and see us regularly in order to get the most time out of your whitening procedure.
Teeth whitening is very safe, and everyone who wants to get some can do it. However, it's usually better to get a professional opinion before you book one. Here we will educate you about teeth whitening and also help you keep them looking great for as long as possible. To find out the different whitening options out office offers, please call us today to schedule an appointment. We can explain what we can do to whiten your teeth while also educating you about ways of ensuring the effects are as long-lasting as possible.