How long your teeth whitening results last will depend upon the type of bleaching product you are using. Since there is a wide range of whitening options, the average teeth bleaching results can last from six months to three years. The average results for consumers for teeth whitening may last for about one year.
The length of time you can expect from your tooth whitening treatment to last is based upon the type of whitener you’re using as well as your lifestyle habits.
At-home treatments such as whitening toothpaste, mouthwashes, and pens do not last very long.
White strips are the most effective over-the-counter whitening treatment you can use without a dentist’s supervision.
At-home gel trays that are customized to fit your mouth provided by your dentist offer the longest-lasting teeth whitening.
Here are some of the most popular teeth whitening treatments and how long they last.
In-office tooth whitening
Professional in-office teeth whitening treatment should provide long-lasting results for 1 to 3 years. This procedure is done in your dentist’s office, and it usually requires only one visit.
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Using whitening toothpaste twice daily may take anywhere from 2 to 6 weeks before you see any results. Consumers report these results can last for up to 3 or 4 months from a whitening toothpaste.
Using whitening mouthwash may take up to 3 months before you see any results. Whitening mouthwashes usually contain hydrogen peroxide and can be used daily to help remove some surface stains from your teeth.
On average, some whitening strips may last for up to 6 months.
Whitening strips are considered one of the most effective over-the-counter treatments for whitening teeth at home.
At-home whitening gel trays
The average time from a whitening gel tray to start seeing results is about a week. When used in combination with proper oral hygiene and dentist-supervised treatment, whitening gel trays should give you long lasting results for one year or longer.