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What's Happening to Your Teeth during Whitening?

Woman Getting Her Teeth Whitened | Dentist Charleston SC

Professional teeth whitening has continued to gain in popularity, and no wonder. It’s safe, easy, affordable, and quick. You can make an appointment for teeth whitening during your lunch hour—and leave the dentist with teeth many shades whiter than when you came in.

If you have been thinking about teeth whitening in Charleston, you might be wonder just what is happening to your teeth during whitening. Let’s take a look at just how the process works.

Your Tooth Enamel

The “enamel” portion of your tooth is the outer layer. The color of that outer layer is a reflection of the color of the dentin layer below the enamel. The thickness and smoothness ...

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