teeth whitening?

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teeth whitening?

#1 Post by UGH!NOTAGAIN »

have any of you gotten this done after your braces were removed?

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#2 Post by Bekah »

Mine aren't off, but I have already arranged with my dentist to get whitening trays made when they are! I did whitening before I had my braces and I am getting some bonding done when they come off.
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#3 Post by Audra »

They told me I get a whitening kit with my essix retainers (debanding July 15)


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#4 Post by fluffybottom »

My dentist made me whitening trays that I will pick up in a week.

Although, I must say, I was surprised how white my teeth actually were once the braces were off. They looked so yellowed by the end; I guess that was the glue. I am still going to whiten but I don't need to lighten up my teeth even half as much as I thought I was going to have to.
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#5 Post by dizzyintechnicolor »

I was worried I'd have little squares when I got them off and then I look at them and their quite a bit more white then I thought. I'm kind of scared to get my teeth whitened, so I'll just go with my natural shade. It's not BRIGHT white, but it's a dull white. :D

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#6 Post by Donna »

My braces aren't off yet but I'm definitely going to whiten them. I'm also going to get some bonding to fix a few black trianges. Oh, and replace a few silver fillings with composite (white) ones.

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