How long do you leave Opalescence trays on?
Brush teeth before inserting tray. Lightly tap tray to adapt sides to teeth. Unless directed otherwise, wear Opalescence 10% for 8-10 hours or overnight, Opalescence 15% for 4-6 hours, Opalescence 20% for 2-4 hours, and Opalescence 35% for thirty minutes. Remove Excess gel with clean finger or soft toothbrush.
How often should you use Opalescence whitening trays?
While the best results are typically achieved by wearing the trays for consecutive days, this is not neces- sary to achieve the smile you desire. Wearing them every other day or even once a week can give great results! Once you have achieved the white smile you desire, stop wearing the trays.
Can I leave my whitening trays in overnight?
You may wear your trays overnight if you have no sensitivities but don’t do it the first time. Start with shorter wear-times and build up your wear-time little by little. NOTE – Use 30 minutes at first time. Next time one hour.
Do I brush my teeth after using Opalescence?
Before you start the application process, you will want to brush your teeth. In addition, after using Opalescence, and having removed the tray from your month, it is advised that you brush your teeth. You should use a soft bristle toothbrush.
Do you brush teeth after whitening trays?
After removing the tray, brush your teeth well to remove the gel from your teeth. Clean the tray by brushing it with a toothbrush and water, then store the tray in its container.
Should I brush my teeth before using Opalescence go?
How long does it take to whiten teeth with Opalescence?
Whitening in 7 to 10 days! It is safer and easer then ever to whiten you teeth at home. In just 1 to 2 hours, twice a day for 7 to 10 days. We make custom trays to fit your teeth for the best and most comfortable fit possible. It takes just two short visits.
What happens if you leave whitening trays on too long?
Essentially, this whitening method breaks down the strength of teeth, leaving them more vulnerable to wear and damage. In addition, when left on for too long, sodium chlorite could weaken enamel tremendously and make teeth vulnerable to future damage.
What happens if you keep teeth whitening on too long?
Always follow the manufacturer’s directions when using whitening products. Leaving them on for too long can cause tooth sensitivity, gum irritation, and tooth damage. Your dentist can recommend the best whitening strips for your situation.
Are you supposed to refrigerate Opalescence?
Each packet comes with and upper and lower pre-filled bleaching tray. Product must be kept refrigerated. Before using, allow product to warm to room temperature, this will make it easier for the tray to adhere to the teeth.
What happens if you don’t refrigerate Opalescence go?
What happens if Opalescence go is not refrigerated? As NON-refrigerated whitening products break down and degrade during storage and shipping, hydrogen ions are produced. Those hydrogen ions are acid (pH = potential of Hydrogen).
How soon after whitening can I eat?
How long can I eat or drink nothing after teeth whitening? Experts recommend that you do not eat or drink anything for at least 4 hours after a whitening session. It is best to drink only water during this period.
What is the strongest Opalescence?
With 40% hydrogen peroxide, Opalescence Boost whitening is the strongest whitening product available.
How do I rehydrate my teeth after whitening?
To rehydrate teeth after whitening, it’s crucial to eat a healthy diet for at least 24-48 hours. Avoid eating or drinking anything that is very hot or cold. It’s also important to stay hydrated. Your saliva contains vital nutrients that aid in the natural rehydration of your teeth.