When you see an advertisement showing a teeth whitening product for very cheap rates, you would definitely think of buying that product and giving it a try! Human psychology, right! You might think that there is no harm in using that product and doing the teeth whitening treatment, since it is cheap you would not think twice before buying that product but we are here to tell you DO NOT BUY THAT PRODUCT.
Let us tell you there is much more when it comes to selecting the right product and treatment to whiten your teeth. Doing experiments on your teeth with cheap products only leaves you with side effects and no guaranteed results. For any decision related to the teeth or any health aspects, one should always consult a doctor.
So the main and important ingredient in the teeth whitening process is HYDROGEN PEROXIDE!
Hydrogen peroxide is a bleaching agent and a product with this agent removes both surface and deep stains on teeth. Generally the longer you keep the solution on your teeth, the whiter it becomes. The advertised cheap products have less amount of hydrogen peroxide. When you apply the product to get the desired results you will have to leave the product on your teeth for a longer period. Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical compound and any chemical will have side effects when it is overused. Leaving the cheap product on your teeth during the teeth whitening treatment for a longer period will too have side effects. It can dehydrate the tooth and increase the tooth sensitivity. If you have sensitive teeth then it will definitely cause you some problems that you do not want. There may be a tingling sensation in your teeth after you remove the product. One of the painful things will be whitening the teeth with cavities. If you have any tiny cavities then the whitening process will be difficult, painful, and can cause a lot of damage.
When these side effects are in great intensity or the pain is unbearable you would think of visiting a doctor! But what if you visited your dentist before doing the teeth whitening treatment at home and saved yourself from the trouble. When you visit the dentist, they will carry out the full assessment of your teeth before jumping into the treatment procedure. This way they will know everything there is to know about your teeth and accordingly, they will plan the teeth whitening treatment and your teeth will be whitened under observation and safety. If you have a cavity then without any doubt you should visit the dentist because in case of any cavity qualified dentist will know how to proceed without harming your teeth and reducing the pain of the procedure.
It is always advisable to have a professional point of view before when it comes to your health. As said before there are many factors that go into consideration before the teeth
whitening treatment and if you consult a dentist they will make sure that you get the desired results in minimum time. By going to the dentist you will save time, money and your teeth.
In conclusion, you should not overlook taking care of your teeth and should not do experiments on them with cheap products. Teeth are the part of the body and in a way it produces the fuel on which the body is running hence always consult before taking any rush steps to get the best and required output.