Is Zoom whitening the strongest kind of teeth whitening?

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I’ve heard great thing about Zoom whitening for brilliant, white teeth. I’ve heard it’s done in one office visit, which is very convenient. However, I keep envisioning that once episode from Friends, where Ross’ teeth literally glow in dark. What is the strongest kind of teeth whitening that won’t make me look like a fool?

-Andrew in North Carolina


There are many teeth whitening methods that will brighten your smile. If you are looking for noticeable, long-lasting results, professional teeth whitening is the way to go. You likely will not get the results you are after by using over-the-counter whitening toothpaste or strips.

Any method of teeth bleaching should be done by a trained dental professional. Teeth bleaching can cause gum irritation and increased sensitivity if it is not overseen by a dentist. Also, it is wise to consult with a dentist prior to whitening in case there are any treatments required prior to whitening.

Common professional teeth whitening options include:

That is a quick rundown of your options. You will end up with a beautiful, white smile while avoiding the “Ross” look when you see a dentist to administer and monitor your teeth whitening experience. Good luck!

This post is sponsored by Lexington cosmetic dentist Hamburg Expressions.