Article Contents

  • 1 Features and operation
    • 1.1 Operating principle
  • 2 advantages, disadvantages, contraindications
  • 3 Offers Brands

Stripsteeth whitening is among the most gentle methods for home use.Thus they are effective, and the result is stored for a long time - from 6 to 12 months.A wide range of options for people with different dental health becomes an additional plus in their favor.

Features and operating principle

tool very convenient to use.It is a strip of perforated polyethylene, on one side of which is applied the active gel.Unlike bleaching pencil concentration of active substances in the gel is minimized.In all of the same hydrogen peroxide and urea are used as bleaching compositions.Also important is the precise dosage of the composition, which defines manufacturer.If the same pen Allows you to apply the gel more or less at the discretion of, then strips it will not work.

Operating principle

  1. before use to reveal the band. active substance begins to
    interact with oxygen.
  2. strips are applied to the upper and lower teeth, and distinguish their appointment can be visualized by size.
  3. Keep the teeth should be as much as specified by the manufacturer. These requirements are different in the lines of even a single brand.For example, different types of teeth whitening strips Crest Whitestrips 3D White be kept between 5 to 30 minutes.
  4. At this time, the gel reacted with oxygen on the begins to actively oxidize the enamel surface. He acts not only on its external part, but also penetrates into the tooth mineral matrix, because of what is capable of eliminating pigmentation spots even stuffy.Teeth are clarified by the transformation of these pigments in the organic compounds of water and carbon dioxide.
  5. After time, remove polyethylene procedures as teeth or brush with a soft toothbrush, or rinse (as specified by the manufacturer).Regular use also depends on the recommendations.Usually, it is 2 times a day.

advantages, disadvantages, contraindications

convenience and the ability to engage in daily activities were important reasons for the popularity of strips for teeth whitening reviews also confirm several advantages.

  • Quick effect - it is formed within 2 weeks. During this time, possibly lightening enamel 4 colors.But it is important to consider that during the bleaching is necessary to avoid contact of teeth with basic dyes: coffee, cigarettes, tea, red wine, rich spices, otherwise the effectiveness of the method is not so obvious.
  • Easy to use - in theory, simply put the pieces of polyethylene, and then remove them. practically need a bit of discipline.For example, whitening strips Crest Whitestrips teeth instruction requires not brush your teeth before the procedure to remove the polyethylene strictly at the specified time and throughout the course of using mouthwash, which reduces tooth sensitivity.The latter, incidentally, can accompany you throughout the entire course, but when it has to go.
  • relative safety. is believed that the method is completely safe because of the use of active substances in the least concentrated form.But it should be understood that the effect on the teeth, nevertheless, provides hydrogen peroxide or urea, which may cause damage to the enamel deep.Therefore, before the start of the course should visit the dentist at least in order to clarify the state of the tooth enamel.And to choose the type of bands that fits you.

Offers Brands

Many manufacturers offer teeth whitening strips.What are the best ones?Determine this is possible only through personal experimentation.We give the name brands, deserved recognition among dentists.

  • Crest Whitening Strips. widest range of products from the American manufacturer.Includes 7 products at once, including the classic system Crest 3D White Whitestrips Vivid for those who have decided to first try to whiten your teeth, designed for the course in 10 days.And the system for cleaning sensitive enamel Crest 3D White Whitestrips Gentle Routine, the duration of the strips which is only 5 minutes, but you must perform the procedure 4 weeks.Other products offer different conditions and the effectiveness of the result, which makes the individual and balanced selection of tooth whitening strips model Crest.Reviews of them are neutral or positive.
  • Whitening Strips for Bright Light teeth. Another American product for the care of teeth.We offer 2 systems: classical and gentle for use at night during sleep.
  • Whitening Strips Dr.White. certified and are popular in Europe.It offers courses for healthy and sensitive teeth for a period of 14 days.

Despite the safety of the method, there are contraindications to be considered.These include pregnancy, lactation, adolescence, the presence of diseases of the oral cavity and dental caries, enamel defects and the presence of many seals, which can not whiten.