5 Teeth Whitening Myths Busted

5 Teeth Whitening Myths Busted

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1. Teeth Whitening will ruin my enamel

The whitening solution does dry your teeth but it does not effect the protective layer that enamel is. Some whitening methods can effect your enamel, like abrasive materials. Abrasive ingredients include charcoal products which wear down your enamel.

2. My teeth will be sensitive forever

Whitening your teeth should not result in much sensitivity if you follow the time recommendations accordingly. Leaving the whitening gel on for longer than recommended is when sensitivity to happen. Temporary sensitivity is possible but your teeth should not continue to be for weeks. There are also ingredients that assist in avoiding sensitivity. This includes Potassium Nitrate. Wanna see for yourself? Try Novashine's Whitening Kit today!

3. The light doesn't actually do anything

The light does actually do a lot of things to help optimize your white smile and is not just there for show. It works with the teeth whitening gel to activate it and the mouthpiece emits a blue energizing light that makes the gel work faster and more effectively. 

4. Its all a scam

Here at Novashine we care about your teeth and keeping them nice and white. Not only that but we want you to have healthy teeth as well which is why our ingredients are not damaging. Novashine has worked on optimizing our formula to bring you a quality whitening experience with ingredients that work.

5. It will make my teeth more yellow

Another myth is that the damage can end up making your teeth more yellow due to damage. By following all the precautions mentioned earlier, no damage should occur to your teeth. Upon application, hydrogen peroxide quickly releases oxygen molecules that eliminate stains in your teeth. In this way, there is no harm done to the enamel and you get a whiter smile!

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