TEETH WHITENING FAQ`S
All you need to know about teeth whitening sessions and teeth whitening products answered and explained here.
What is Cosmetic Teeth Whitening?
Cosmetic teeth whitening is the process of whitening your teeth by removing stains and discoloration due to regular consumption of colored beverages and tobacco. Cosmetic whitening is among the most popular cosmetic beauty routines as it can greatly improve how your teeth look and as a result, improves your appearance, your smile, and increase your confidence.
Ibitisama offers a variety of choices in fulfilling your cosmetic teeth whitening goals.
What are the reasons for stained Teeth?
The most common reasons for teeth yellowing and discoloration include:
Foods/drinks. Coffee, tea, colas, grape beverages, tomato sauces, curry and certain fruits and vegetables (for example, strawberry and pomegranate) can stain your teeth.
Poor dental hygiene. Inadequate brushing and flossing to remove plaques, debris and stain-producing substances like coffee and tobacco can cause tooth discoloration.
Medications / Antibiotics
Is it Safe?
Will the products damage my tooth enamel?
I have sensitive teeth, will this hurt?
No. Our products are peroxide free making it ideal for those who have sensitive teeth. Sensitivity is typically experienced in those who use products that have harsh chemicals and harmful substances.
Is there anyone that cannot whiten teeth?
Ibitisama products and packages are suitable for people over the age of 16 and have healthy teeth and gums. Not recommended for pregnant women.
Individuals with any oral infections, tooth decay or gum disease should refrain from any teet
h whitening until their mouth and gums have healed. Please visit your dentist at least every 6 months for a check up and a teeth cleaning.
Can I whiten my teeth if I have fillings, veneers or tooth jewellery?
Yes. But the whitening will only be effective on natural teeth. Veneers and fillings will remain the same color even though we experienced veneers getting much shinier after the use of our cosmetic products!
Is teeth whitening expensive?
How many sessions should I consider to begin with?
I have completed a session. How soon will I begin to see?
Results vary from person to person. Factors to consider are: the type of teeth (natural VS veneers), enamel thickness, general oral health and age. On average a person will notice an impressive difference in just one session. To best combat stains that have been accumulating on your teeth for many years, we recommend at least three sessions, to be conducted regularly in order to achieve and maintain your impressive results! We offer various sessions with various durations, designed to cater to each individuals whitening goals and needs.
Prior to your session, whether it is an Express or Coffee Lover & Smoker Package, a member of our team will observe and record your current teeth color. Upon completion of your session, you will be shown your progress immediately!
I have completed a session. How long will the results last?
How frequently can I whitened my teeth?
Whitening is not a one-time procedure.It will need to be repeated from time to time if you want to maintain the brighter color.
We recommend that you book a session every 3-4 months. In between sessions we offer a variety of products that can be used at home to extend and maintain the results of your session.