How are My Teeth Too White?

I had to get a dental crown and my dentist seems completely unable to match the crown to my natural teeth. He told me he is using the whitest shade available and even showed me the guide. I did recently receive a spa treatment that included a Zoom Whitening package from a friend for my …

Luster Premium Home Whitening

I saw this advertisement for Luster Premium Home Whitening and looked it up. There are some reviews that says it whitened their teeth really fast. I wonder if you know if it is safe? Paula Dear Paula, I am very glad you wrote. After doing some research into this it appears to be a scam. …

Bleaching Non-Veneered Teeth

I had four porcelain veneers placed, but now the teeth that are next to them look yellow. I think I need to whiten them to match my new porcelain veneers. If I got Crest Whitestrips, would it hurt them? I figure that is safer than professional whitening for them because it is probably weaker. Annette …

Teeth Whitening, Porcelain Veneers, and Invisalign

I’m trying to figure out what to do for my smile makeover. I want to do porcelain veneers, but my dentist wants me to do teeth whitening and Invisalign before getting the porcelain veneers. I thought the porcelain veneers could whiten my teeth and let them look straight, so why do I need the other …

Can Crest Whitestrips Cause a Tooth to Need a Root Canal Treatment?

I had a tooth that had been knocked a bit backward and an oral surgeon helped get it back in place. After a while, it began to turn gray. I asked my dentist about whitening the tooth and he suggested I try Crest Whitestrips. I did, but after a week my tooth started to hurt. …

Pain from Teeth Whitening

I’ve been having great success doing my teeth whitening at-home. The last two days, though, something has changed. I’ve had a sharp pain on and off which lasts for less than a minute. But, it is painful and is difficult to deal with. The tooth I’ve noticed it with has bonding on it due to …

Whitening Fluorosis Stains

My son has fluorosis stains which make his teeth spotty brown. Our dentist used teeth whitening but that didn’t help with the stains very much. She said we could try porcelain veneers or bonding, but I didn’t like the sound of try. I decided it was time for some research. I don’t think he’s old …

Can Excessive Teeth Whitening Damage Enamel

My wife is beautiful inside and out. I love everything about her. Two years ago, she decided to get her teeth whitened. She went to the dentist and they did this gel and light thing. They also gave her a take-home kit, which she did right away. Every six months she gets new gel from …