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Teeth Masking and Teeth Whitening


Posted on 10/15/2023 by Weo Admin
Close up comparison of before and after teeth whitening treatmentTeeth masking and teeth whitening are two related cosmetic dental techniques. Their main aim is to improve your teeth's visual appeal by giving you a vibrant smile.

The procedures diminish teeth discoloration, stains, and yellowing. Our dentist can assist you in identifying the most appropriate method depending on your dental requirements. Here we will look at each one of them.

Teeth Masking


Teeth masking generally involves attaching a thin material to your teeth to hide some imperfections such as discolored teeth. The material you select can vary from porcelain or ceramic.

The teeth masking procedure employs diverse techniques. These include in-office procedures conducted by dentists. Alternatively, dental professionals provide at-home kits that allow individuals to undertake the process at home. It is a flexible approach capable of tackling various forms of discoloration, delivering evident outcomes.

Teeth Whitening


Teeth whitening is a specialized cosmetic procedure that enhances teeth' appearance. It lightens teeth' color by applying powerful bleaching agents. This process eliminates discoloration caused by diet, aging, and lifestyle choices.

The procedure is done through dental professionals' in-office sessions. Bleaching agents are expertly administered under close supervision. Over-the-counter products like whitening toothpaste, strips, gels, and rinses enable home-based teeth whitening.

Teeth whitening effectively combats surface stains. Addressing these stains results in a noticeably brighter smile that radiates youthfulness. Over-the-counter options are convenient and affordable. However professional in-office treatments tend to produce quicker and more dramatic results. This is because dental experts can apply stronger bleaching agents in controlled conditions. This leads to a more profound transformation within a shorter period.

Individual results may vary based on initial tooth color, stain severity, and chosen method. Consult our dentist to determine the best approach based on your personal preferences.

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