Tooth discolouration can be the result of either surface staining or internal stain factors. As a general rule, your teeth become darker as you become older. This – it is part of the normal aging process and the result of staining caused by the food you eat and drink such as coffee and tea.
Many people would prefer their teeth to be whiter and so look at consider various stain removal and whitening options.
At Jes Dental Studio, there are 3 different options to put a sparkle back in your smile.
The first option would be to have your teeth thoroughly cleaned by one of our highly- trained hygienists. Scaling and polishing of your teeth is carried out using special instruments . This removes all the plaque and tartar deposits that stick to the teeth and discolour them. Tartar, once formed on the teeth, cannot be removed by tooth brushing alone.
Our hygienists will give you the best advice on how to brush your teeth too. This which includes which tooth brushes to use and which toothpaste is best. To help you maintain good oral at home hygiene at home and keep your teeth sparkling.
Finally, the hygienist will give your teeth a cosmetic clean using polishing paste. This will remove most staining from your teeth.
The air polishing method of polishing that can be used to remove more stubborn stains and surface discolouration from your teeth. It is a fine, pressurised stream of a non-toxic, aluminium- oxide powder which is passed over the teeth. This rapidly removes the surface marks such tobacco stains and tea and coffee staining marks.
If you are self-conscious about the shade of your teeth or, if you feel that your teeth have become dull and darker over time , professional teeth whitening may be a suitable option for you. You can discuss tooth whitening any member of our team. Teeth whitening is a great noninvasive procedure that really makes your teeth whiter and brighter.