Is Over-the-Counter Teeth Whitening Worth It?
There is no end to the number of teeth whitening products you can purchase at the local discount store. There are gels, strips, toothpastes, and mouthwashes that all claim to whiten and brighten your teeth. Because we get so many patients at our West Chester, OH, office asking about teeth whitening, we want to go over your options—and what you might expect from the different types of whitening products available.
What You Can Expect with Store-Bought Teeth Whitening Products
Chances are, you will probably see some improvement with over-the-counter whitening products because they may remove some surface stains from your teeth. But you might also experience some unpleasant side effects:
- Sensitivity—Many people ...