Month: February 2012

  • Can I smoke after teeth whitening?

    If you’re like me and love a good smoke, you might be wondering whether it’s safe to light up after teeth whitening. I recently underwent a teeth whitening procedure and had the same burning question. Join me as I share my personal insights and explore the impact of smoking on your newly whitened teeth. So, […]

  • Can I have laser teeth whitening when pregnant?

    During pregnancy, we become more cautious about the choices we make to ensure the health and well-being of our unborn child. When it comes to dental treatments, it’s crucial to evaluate the potential risks and benefits, especially with procedures involving exposure to certain substances or technologies. Laser teeth whitening involves the use of bleaching agents […]

  • Can I drink coffee while whitening teeth?

    No, it is best to avoid tea and coffee or any colored fluid that may stain the teeth after whitening. If you must you could drink coffee using a straw. In addition it is best to avoid drinking too hot or too cold fluids that can cause changes in the teeth and allow the stains […]

  • Can I brush my teeth after whitening?

    There are various replies to this question, with each person talking out ones own experiences. Many are of the opinion that brushing before whitening makes sense as it helps to scrub off and make the teeth more even for the whitening strips or whitener to be applied. It may be all right to brush after […]

  • Are teeth whitening strips bad for your teeth?

    As a general rule teeth whitening strips are not bad for the teeth, with simple ones causing no problem at all. Your teeth could turn bluish permanently if used more than what is directed, with the teeth turning brittle. Also most whitening products contain around 3% bleach that is not recommended by health experts, with […]