Teeth whitening is one of the most common cosmetic dental procedures requested and performed today. It can provide a quick, economical and painless smile makeover, removing years of stains and the natural darkening that occurs with aging for a fresh, youthful looking smile.
Novi, MI cosmetic dentist Dr. Christopher Paulson offers professional teeth whitening at Arbor Dental Associates and can help you achieve a brighter, whiter smile either in a quick, easy in office treatment or with a customized take home kit.
The teeth whitening products we offer are chosen for their high quality bleaching agents and offer results superior to over the counter options readily available.
Sinsational Smile® Whitening in Novi, MI
Sinsational Smiles is an in office treatment that is completed in about 20 minutes. The comfortable silicone trays used to deliver the professional whitening gels can stay in place without the need for jaw clenching, allowing for a relaxed, easy treatment.
Your treatment will begin with an examination of your teeth to ensure that you are a candidate for teeth whitening. Dr. Paulson will discuss your cosmetic goals, the treatment process and expected results. Sinsational Smile® whitening is effective for most patients, but there are certain types of tooth stains that may not respond to the professional bleaching products. Dr. Paulson offers alternatives for whitening teeth including dental veneers.
For many patients, one 20 minute session is sufficient. Dr. Paulson will recommend the appropriate number of sessions to achieve your cosmetic goals depending on the severity of your tooth discoloration or staining.
Sinsational Smile® treatment also includes a take home gel pen for touch ups and to extend the longevity of your results. As with any teeth whitening treatment, limiting dark beverages and tobacco use can also help to keep your smile looking bright.
Take Home Teeth Whitening
For those who prefer a more gradual whitening process in the comfort of their home, Dr. Paulson offers a professional quality take home teeth whitening kit. Your take home teeth whitening kit will be customized to your smile with bleaching trays made from impressions of your teeth. This is important for an even distribution of the professional grade bleaching agent that will be used, and to minimize irritation of the gums and soft tissues of the mouth.
Dr. Paulson will provide a personalized set of instructions on the amount of time you are to wear the bleaching trays each day, based on your oral health and desired results. Over a period of weeks, your teeth will gradually become whiter and brighter, revealing a more youthful smile that you will be proud to share.
Teeth whitening can be expected to last for several years, but results can vary due to lifestyle habits such as smoking and the consumption of dark beverages like tea and coffee.