Teeth whitening: Techniques and risks
Several factors may be the causes of tooth staining such as tobacco, consumption of drinks and colored foods like tea, coffee as well as wine, and some drugs. Therefore, over time we lose the brilliance of our smile. Teeth whitening in Turkey is simple aesthetic procedures which consists of restoring the original tint of the teeth or a shade lighter than the current one, and thus give radiance to your smile.
Whitening in Istanbul can be done at home using simple products and techniques, but in this case the result will not be guaranteed. For better results, it is better to whiten your teeth in a dentist’s office under the supervision of the dentist who uses more advanced techniques.
Package price of Teeth whitening in TurkeyWith our hospitals, the average price of the package Teeth whitening in Turkey is 150 €.
The cost of the procedure Teeth whitening in Turkey depends on several factors such as the type of surgery you are going to have, the clinic and the experience of your surgeon. Discover the pack
Who is this procedure for?
- People whose teeth are stained and yellowed by smoking, coffee or alcohol
- People whose teeth have turned yellow with age
- Hypersensitivity of the teeth
- Irritation of the mucous membranes
- Root damage
Intervention or treatment's duration
- Whitening lasts 30 to 90 minutes
- Some people may need two sessions for best results
- Back to normal activities without recovery time
- The result is visible from the first session
The techniques used to have white teeth in Istanbul
For effective teeth whitening in Turkey, several techniques are used by dentists such as:
Dental scaling: it is an essential technique that consists in eliminating the scale formation present above and below the gum. Scaling is the first step of teeth whitening and its goal is to avoid cavities and minimize any risk of periodontal disease.
Laser teeth whitening: this is a very recent technique which consists in carrying out very small and fast whitening using the latest technology. The products used by the dentist for this technique are very concentrated. That’s why, a gum preparation is essential to avoid the risks of burns.
Dental Bleaching Lamps: also known as "power bleaching" used by dentists and also smile bars. It consists of applying a gel on the teeth and activating it using the blue and cold light.
Hollywood smile: a dental veneer that is a thin layer of dental-colored material placed on the front teeth. This is used to improve appearance by restoring the size, shape, and length of teeth. If a patient wants to improve the smile, Hollywood smile is a simple option.
What are the risks?
Teeth whitening in Turkey has several advantages, but also can have risks such as hypersensitivity of the teeth to cold, irritation of the mucous membranes related to the causticity of the product as well as the weakening of the tooth.
Affordable Prices in Turkey and Istanbul
It’s quite favorable in specialized clinics and with experienced and internationally recognized dentists.
Teeth whitening (or teeth lightening) is a procedure designed to brighten the color of the teeth. This technique involves using a bleaching agent that penetrates the outer part of the crown (enamel) and reaches the dentin (the part between the enamel and the pulp).
- If you have a burning sensation, apply a little calming or cicatrising gel (DYNEXAN or HEXTRIL GEL).
- Avoid smoking for at least 2 days.
- Avoid foods or drinks (coffee, tea, or certain spices such as saffron) that may stain your teeth for at least 2 days.
- Sensitivity to cold can last for a few days and this is normal but if it is unbearable, contact your dentist.
The success rate for tooth whitening in Turkey is 100%.