TEETH WHITENING !
Chair side Whitening System
The ZOOM ! Chair side Whitening System is a safe, effective & very fast tooth
whitening system. In less than one hours time the teeth will become dramatically
whiter. The ZOOM ! Chair side Whitening is ideal for any body looking for
immediate results. Hydrogen Peroxide, the active ingredient of ZOOM ! has been
safely used for many years in the treatment of gums & teeth.
The whitening process is effective on most discolored teeth. Darker stains, such
as those caused by antibiotics are more difficult to whiten. The degree of
whiteness will vary from patient to patient, depending on the structure of the
Bleaching is one of the most common procedures of dental cosmetics. It brightens
teeth that are discolored, stained, or have been darkened because of injury or
drinking habits. Any tooth, even those that have had root canal surgery, can
receive bleaching treatment. This can be done by a dentist in the dental clinic
or at home. There are two types of tooth stains:
INTRINSIC STAINS (Internal stains): This means the stain occurs from within the
tooth. This type of stain cannot be removed by brushing and flossing and
sometimes bleaching may not be effective. Some causes of intrinsic staining are
injury to the tooth, certain medications (such as tetracycline) taken during
tooth formation stage or an excess fluoride ingested during the formation of
EXTRINSIC STAINS (External stains): This is staining of the tooth surface. Some
sources of extrinsic stains are cigarettes, cigars, paan masala , coffee, tea,
or foods that contain a lot of spices. This type of staining can sometimes be
removed by good tooth brushing habits or by professional oral prophylaxis
Occasionally people experience temporary discomfort during the bleaching
treatment, such as tooth sensitivity. These symptoms are transient & disappear
within one to three days after completion of the treatment. It is important that
the manufacturer’s directions are followed precisely.Overall, tooth bleaching
under professional supervision is an effective method for whitening the teeth.
Instructions for Home Bleaching
Bleaching is used to enhance your smile by brightening your existing natural
Bleaching will not make crowns, Veneers/Laminates, bonding or existing fillings
lighter. If you bleach and have these type of restorations in your smile line
you may want to have these changed after you bleach. When you start to bleach we
typically have you bleach your upper teeth first when you are bleaching both
upper & lower teeth. This will provide you with a comparison so you know just
how much your teeth are whitening. Bleaching usually takes 1-2weeks for the
complete result. We cannot predict the exact level of shade changes you will
have with bleaching, but it will always make your teeth lighter.
Brush and floss teeth thoroughly prior to placing the tray in your mouth.
Place small drop of gel in tray at each tooth site where whitening is desired.
Seat tray completely and firmly onto teeth.
Wipe off excess gel with toothbrush or clean finger.
Trays are to be worn overnight.
When trays are removed, rinse with cool water and remove residual material and
store in case. Keep your trays out of the sunlight and heat. Excessive heat can
melt the trays. Do not store them in your car during the warm summer months.
Brush and rinse remaining gel from teeth after Bleaching. Remove tray prior to
eating. You will have enough material to bleach both upper and lower teeth for
1-2 weeks. per and lower teeth for 1-2 weeks