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How Long After Teeth Whitening Can I Eat Foods That May Stain?

After having teeth professionally bleached how long should one wait before consuming darker colored food products? (i.e. brown sodas, red juices, etc.) READ MORE

How Long Will the Pain Last from Tooth Whitening?

I had the procedure done this morning at 11am and I am in the worst pain I have ever been in. I read one comment from a patient who experienced pain... READ MORE

When Do White Gums Return to Normal Color After Teeth Whitening?

When gums become white and sore after the teeth whitening procedure, how long will it take to heal or return to pink again? READ MORE

What to Do when Gums Peel and Blister After Teeth Whiting

I used the teeth whiting for 3 days. i stopped Tuesday and today is Friday, because it was painful to my gums. Now my gums are peeling and white. I... READ MORE

How Long After Whitening Teeth Can I Consume Staining Foods?

Had Beyond laser whitening. Only achieved 3-4 shades, the dentist gave me at home trays with 6% solution to help get a few more shades gradually. Told... READ MORE

Coffee After Professional Whitening?

Is it a myth that after your teeth are professionally whitened, you have to drink coffee through a straw, otherwise your teeth become permanently stained? READ MORE

Are There Food Restrictions After Professional Teeth Whitening?

Are dark foods or acidic foods not recommended after a professional teeth whitening? Is this the same guideline for using whitening strips at home? READ MORE

After Using Crest Whitestrips, How Long Until I Can Eat Coloured Foods?

I've been using the Crest Whitestrips Intense Professional, do I need to stay on a 'white diet' for a full 7 days as this is proving hard to do! After... READ MORE

Safest Treatment Time for Teeth Whitening?

I recently whitened my teeth with Nite White ACP according to the following regime: 16% carbamide peroxide for 13 days (30 mins each day), waited 1... READ MORE

Professional Bleaching Didn't Whiten my Teeth. Why? What Other Options Are There?

In-office dental bleaching didn't whiten my teeth at all. Why did this happen? What other treatments are there available that guarantee whiter teeth? READ MORE

If I Have White Spots on Teeth and I Use Crest White Strips, Will the Spots Get Whiter Permanently?

I have two light white spots on my front teeth barely noticeable. Not sure if I've always had them. I started using Crest white strips (the 14 day... READ MORE

What Causes White Horizontal Lines on Teeth After Bleaching? Can They Be Removed?

I had teeth whitening today and after 3 whitening sessions I noticed two white horizontal lines on my front teeth that are very obvious.. How can I... READ MORE

What Kind of Teeth Whitening Can Weaken Tooth Enamel?

Does drinking diet coke cause just as much damage to the enamel as teeth whitening? What is the best type of whitening to avoid enamel wear? Should... READ MORE

Teeth Whitening Strip Results?

Which would you recommend between the Crest 3D Whitestrips and Colgate Visible White? What is the best way to get white teeth and keep gums healthy... READ MORE

How to Get Longer-Lasting Teeth Whitening Results?

What to do to prevent rebound? why laser teeth whitening seems only to last for a week or a month instead of the 1 or 2 years people promise? Also can... READ MORE

Can Teeth Whitening at Home Cause Bleeding Gums?

If so, what can be done to correct bleeding gums and how/when I use my whitening products? READ MORE

I Had Laser Teeth Whitening 37hrs Ago, But Today My Teeth Are Stained?

Hi I Have Laser Whitening Teeth 37 Hrs Ago but when I Wake Up Today my Teeth Are Stained I Have Just Eat Bread, Butter and Milk. READ MORE

My Teeth Have Become See Through from the Bottom to Middle of Each Tooth, Are my Teeth at Risk?

I used Crest Whitening strips and have noticed my teeth are see through from the bottom upwards. Have I ruined my teeth? I usually have resilient... READ MORE

Can I Eat Lettuce After Teeth Whitening?

Is It Ok to Eat a Lettuce the Day I Get my Teeth Whitened? READ MORE

Bleeding Gums After Laser Teeth Whitening

I had Polus laser whitening at 10am yesterday morning and my teeth were really sensitive afterwards. My gums were also white for about an hour after.... READ MORE

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