Post Whitening Care InstructionsLimerick, PA
Congratulations! You have just experienced a revolutionary tooth whitening procedure. The next 48 hours are important to enhance and maximize your whitening results for a long lasting, bright and healthy smile.
For the next 48 hours, dark, staining substances should be avoided, such as:
- Coffee and/or tea
- Tobacco products
- Mustard or ketchup
- Red Wine
- Soy Sauce
- Berry Pie
- Red Sauces
Additional ways to maintain your sparkling Zoom! Smile:
- Avoid staining related habits
- Seek regular professional dental hygiene care to maintain oral health, keep staining to a minimum and determine the need for whitening touch-ups.
- In addition, continue to practice good oral hygiene home care including tooth brushing, flossing to remove debris from between the teeth and tongue cleaning. Please ask your dental professional what Philips products they recommend to help maintain good hygiene habits
Ask your dental professional how to select products to maintain your white smile!
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