Frequently Asked Questions
ABOUT TEETH WHITENING:
In the blossoming world of cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening reigns supreme. Universally valued by men and women alike, whitening (or bleaching) treatments are available to satisfy every budget, time frame and temperament. Whether in the form of one-hour bleaching sessions at your dentist’s office, or home-use bleaching kits purchased at your local drugstore, teeth whitening solutions abound. Yet only 15 percent of the population has tried the cosmetic procedure, and misinformation on the subject is rife.
The long and the short of it is that teeth whitening works. Virtually everyone who opts for this cosmetic treatment will see moderate to substantial improvement in the brightness and whiteness of their smile. However, teeth whitening is not a permanent solution and requires maintenance or “touch-ups” for a prolonged effect
With Ultimate Smile breakthrough blue-light technology allows for the use of a lower active ingredient. Ultimate Smile proprietary whitening gel contains Carbamide peroxide, so our clients experience very little or no temporary tooth sensitivity.
By using the latest light filtration techniques, Ultimate Smile operates at a lower temperature than similar products, thus avoiding excessive irritation of the nerves in the teeth. The 15-20 minute procedure is very effective for teeth that have been stained by smoking or stain-causing food and drinks, such as coffee or tea.
How does Ultimate Smile Teeth Whitening systems work?
Ultimate Smile works similar to most dental products. Our most popular item, our Teeth Whitening Kit, comes as a complete whitening set. It includes 10ml of carbomide peroxide gel, a set of moldable thermofitting trays, retainer case for the molded trays, and ofcourse easy to understand instructions. Our Ultimate Smile Teeth Whitening Gel contains carbomide peroxide, a proven whitening ingredient, along with other natural ingredients to help whiten your teeth. The gel is inserted into a custom fitted tray using a syringe, and placed in the mouth for approximately 15-20 minutes.
What are the ingredients? Are they safe?
Ultimate Smile’s teeth whitening gel uses carbomide peroxide (35% strength) as its active ingredient. It is FDA approved as is produced in a FDA approved laboratory just outside beautiful Miami, Florida. In general, the best-known dangers of teeth whitening include temporary gum irritation and temporary tooth sensitivity. The inactive ingredients are: Propylene Glycol - Kosher Glycerin - Carbomer - Triethalanomine - Peppermint Oil
How soon can I see results?
Most people see instant results after their very first use. You should notice slight improvements after each consecutive use. However, results will vary from person to person. Results are dependent on a number of lifestyle factors such as oral care, diet, and smoking.
How long will results last?
The results typically last for at least 6 months, longer depending on lifestyle factors. Smoking, bad diet, and limited dental hygiene are the biggest factors in discolored teeth. The better we maintain our teeth, the more effective teeth whitening will be!
How many treatments are in a Teeth Whitening Kit?
Ultimate Smile’s Teeth Whitening Kits come with (2) 5 ml syringes. This is enough gel for about 6-8 treatments. The moldable theromofitting trays only need to be formed once. They can be reused for further treatments and washed with soap and water after every use.
Will I experience sensitivity or irritation while whitening my teeth?
The vast majority of our customers never experience any discomfort. However, if sensitivity or discomfort occurs, wait at least 24 hours before using our product again and with less whitening gel. Tooth sensitivity, if it does occur, is only temporary and does not require medical attention.
Will Teeth Whitening Gel do any damage to fillings?
Our Teeth Whitening Gel is FDA approved and safe to use on all surfaces of teeth. It will not cause any damage to your teeth or enamel.
Is there an expiration date?
Ultimate Smile’s Teeth Whitening Gel is good for a year from original purchase date. It should be stored in a cool, dry place.
Do you ship internationally?
Yes! We ship and have shipped all over the World!
How fast do you ship orders?
We usually ship orders the same day or the next business day from which we receive them. It usually takes 2-3 days in the continental United States. It may take 4-7 days for international shipping.
What is your return policy?
We offer a 30 day money back guarantee if you are unsatisfied for any reason. Just send us back your unused teeth whitening kit. Send us an email if you have any questions.