Sensitivity during the treatment may occur with some patients. The Zoom! Light generates minimal heat which is usually the source of discomfort. On rare occasions, minor tingling sensations are experienced immediately after the procedure, but always dissipate.
How long does Zoom! Chairside Whitening take?
The complete procedure take approximately one hour. The procedure begins with a preparation period followed by 45 minutes of bleaching.
How does the Zoom! In-office system work?
The Zoom! Light activated whitening gel’s active ingredient is Hydrogen Peroxide. As the Hydrogen Peroxide is broken down, Oxygen enters the enamel and dentin, bleaching colored substances while the structure of the tooth is unchanged. The Zoom! Lamp increases the … Continue reading →
How long do the results last?
By following some simple post whitening instructions, you teeth will always be lighter than they were before. To keep your teeth looking their best, we recommend flossing, brushing twice daily, and occasional touch-ups with Zoom! Nite White gel. This is … Continue reading →
Is whitening safe?
Yes. Extensive research and clinical studies indicate that whitening teeth under the supervision of a dentist is safe. In fact, many dentists consider whitening the safest cosmetic dental procedure available. As with any tooth whitening product, Zoom! Is not recommended … Continue reading →
Do many people whiten their teeth?
More people than you might imagine. A bright sparkling smile can make a big difference for everyone. The Zoom! Chairside Whitening System makes it easier and faster than ever before.
Who may benefit from tooth whitening?
Almost anyone. However, treatment may not be as effective for some as it is for others. Your dentist can determine if you are a viable candidate for this procedure through a n oral exam, including a shade assessment.
What causes tooth discoloration?
There are many causes. The most common include aging and consumption of staining substances such as coffee, tea, colas, tobacco, red wine, etc. During tooth formation, consumption of tetracycline, certain antibiotics or excessive fluoride may also cause tooth discoloration.
What is Zoom! Tooth whitening?
Zoom! Is a bleaching process that lightens discoloration of enamel and dentin.