Teeth Whitening in Southlake
Your smile makes an impression on others and, for better or worse, this directly affects how they perceive you. Most people agree that an attractive, healthy looking smile makes a person more approachable. When you feel confident in the appearance of your teeth, it shows. Your smile is bigger and it conveys a friendly demeanor because you are eager to show off your fabulous smile.
What are the Benefits of Teeth Whitening?
According to findings published by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), most people state that a whiter smile is #1 on their cosmetic dentistry wish list. Some of the benefits of seeking professional teething whitening treatments:
- Your self-esteem gets a boost when you have a beautiful smile.
- Whiter teeth can help you look younger, healthier, more professional, and more attractive.
- Beautiful teeth show that you’re concerned about your appearance and overall health.
- Whitening treatments are simple, fast, and gentle.
What are Some Common Causes for Teeth Stains?
There are several causes for dental stains. As we age, tooth enamel absorbs color molecules, called chromagens, from food, beverages, and other staining substances. As the years pass, these trace stains accumulate and cause the teeth to appear yellowed and discolored. Although some severe teeth stains my require a more permanent solution such as porcelain veneers, cosmetic dentist Dr. Wright can discuss your teeth whitening options to see if surface whitening is right for you.
What are My Teeth Whitening Options?
Gentle and effective, our teeth whitening treatments come in a variety of forms to suit your needs. The most popular form of teeth whitening is completed in-office from the comfort of the dental chair. With the advanced GLO whitening system, we invite you to make use of our free WiFi to catch up on the news, answer emails, or surf the web while the process is completed. The application is fast, convenient, and trusted by cosmetic dentists the world over. We can brighten your teeth up to eight shades, freeing you from the yellow and brown stains that dim your smile.
For patients who prefer the convenience of whitening their teeth at home, we also offer take-home whitening trays. Using an impression of your teeth, Dr. Wright will create a custom-fitted tray for your mouth, which you can wear during the day or at night. A maximum-strength whitening gel is placed within the trays at each application. When used as directed, the gel will safely and effectively whiten your smile in as little as one to two weeks.
Are there Alternatives to Teeth Whitening?
As the only Accredited Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) in Tarrant County, Dr. Wright is ready to help you explore all of the options available for you. Depending on the depth of the dental discoloration, he may recommend veneers or dental bonding as alternatives to a traditional teeth whitening treatments. To find out which option is right for you, schedule a consultation with us by calling our dental office at (817) 481-7999. Located in Southlake, TX, we’ve proudly served the residents of Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Trophy Club, Colleyville, and all surrounding communities since 1992.