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In order to ensure that your smile always receives the necessary care, it may a good idea to look at the various tools available. In the case of teeth whitening treatments, it is essential to analyze all your potential options and choose wisely. Several teeth whitening products can greatly improve the look of your teeth whereas others may not help at all and could potentially harm your teeth.

With teeth whitening treatment systems, make sure you understand the risks involved with each different type. If you choose to forgo the use of a professional treatment and go with over-the-counter treatments be aware that they often vary in effectiveness. Furthermore, over-the-counter systems can potentially bleach your gums and cause tooth enamel wear. Before using any over-the-counter products, speak with your dentist about product suggestions and recommendations.

For the highest quality teeth whitening treatments, visit your dentist for a professional treatment. Through the use of personalized whitening trays and safe gels, your teeth can be whitened by as much as ten shades. Because teeth whitening treatments are so effective, you won’t need them all the time. As an alternative, your dentist can provide you with at-home treatments that can be used to whiten teeth as needed.

There are some products that can help you as well. Some toothpastes and mouthwashes can provide effective whitening benefits. However, they will not be as effective as a whitening system would be.

Do you still have questions about teeth whitening treatments? Dr. Adel and our team in Alachua, Florida, are always here to help you take the steps to building a healthier you. You are welcome to call our office at 386-462-4635 to book an appointment with us to discuss your options for teeth whitening care.