Valentine’s Day is here, which means celebrations, pictures, and lots of smiles. Smiles are important all year to radiate joy, confidence, and health. However, nothing conveys the meaning and spirit of Valentine’s Day like a bright and beautiful smile. One of the easiest ways to brighten your smile this year is to remove surface stains from your teeth for a brighter and more beautiful smile. Learn more below about professional teeth whitening and how we can help you this Valentine’s Day.
Common Causes of Teeth Discoloration
It is clear from the growth in teeth whitening products that a bright smile is important to many people. However, enamel can lose its shiny, white appearance with staining from several possible sources. There two main types of tooth stains: intrinsic and extrinsic. These stains affect different parts of the tooth and respond differently to whitening procedures.
Intrinsic stains which stain the deeper tooth structures are more challenging to whiten and often require cosmetic dental procedures such as porcelain veneers or crowns. Causes of intrinsic stains include discolorations caused by excess fluoride (fluorosis), dental trauma, and taking tetracycline during early childhood.
Extrinsic tooth stains affect the outer layer, or enamel, of teeth. These surface stains are not as permanent as intrinsic stains. They typically can be removed with dental treatments such as Zoom® Teeth Whitening. The primary causes of surface stains can be placed in these three categories:
The Benefits of Zoom® Teeth Whitening
Zoom® Teeth Whitening has emerged as a favorite by cosmetic dentists around the world. The amazing results that have stood the test of time make Zoom® equally popular with patients who desire whiter teeth for a brighter and more confident smile. This gentle yet highly effective technique offers several benefits, including:
Our Valentine’s Day Teeth Whitening Special
For more information on professional teeth whitening, visit our Services page here. Dr. Witkowski can evaluate the appearance of your teeth and recommend the best cosmetic dental procedure for whiter teeth and a brighter smile. If you have the kinds of surface stains that commonly discolor teeth, we may recommend Zoom® Teeth Whitening.
This year we are offering a Valentine’s Day Zoom® Special for $350 (regular $400). This includes in-office Zoom® Teeth Whitening, take-home trays, and one set of refills. New refills are $45.
To learn more about how we can help you have a brighter smile this Valentine’s Day with Zoom® Teeth Whitening,call us at 281-358-6330 or contact us online.