Crest Whitening Strips FAQs
Q. What are the benefits of teeth whitening strips?
A. Teeth whitening strips are simple to use and are much more convenient and cheaper than visiting your dentist or clinic.
Q. Are teeth whitening strips harmful to teeth and/or enamel?
A. All teeth whitening strips offered on this website are formulated with enamel safe ingredients and will not damage teeth or enamel if used correctly.
Q. How do teeth whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips work?
A. Crest 3D Whitestrips are coated in a enamel safe whitening gel called peroxide. After applying the strips, they begin to remove stains and giving your teeth a healthy white glow.
Q. When will I notice results from using teeth whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips?
A. Whitening results vary per product, as some whitening strips are stronger than others and are worn for different times.
Q. How long do the whitening results last?
A. Again, the results very per product and with so many whitening kits available, the time varies per person too. If you want quick results, then we suggest using Crest 3D White 1 Hour Express Whitestrips. For the whitest results possible, try Crest 3D White Supreme Flexfit Whitestrips.
Q. What will affect the teeth whitening?
A. Consuming certain foods and liquids can stain your teeth such as coffee, red wine, fizzy drinks, sauces, curry powder and hard boild sweets.
Q. Can I use teeth whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips while pregnant?
A. There is no evidence to say that using teeth whitening strips while pregnant is harmful, however we advise our customers to seek advise from their GP before using them.
Q. What steps can I take to maintain the whitening?
A. A good way to keep on top of your whitening after completing your teeth whitening strips course is to use a whitening toothpaste such as Crest Complete or Crest Pro Health toothpaste.
Q. Will teeth whitening strips affect my dental work?
A. No, teeth whitening strips such as Crest 3D Whitestrips only work on natural teeth. They will not work on any form of dental work such as crowns, veneers, fillings or dentures etc. DO NOT use teeth whitening strips if you have braces.
Q. How do I use teeth whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips?
A. Do not brush teeth directly before using teeth whitening strips. Open the pouch and remove the top gel strip from the plastic. Mould the strip to teeth and align with gums. Wear for specified time and remove. You may swill your mouth out with water to remove any residue.
Q. What if I struggle to remove the whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips?
A. All teeth whitening strips offered on this website are specifically designed to hold to your teeth during the whitening process. If you experience any trouble removing the strips, try peeling them from the back of your teeth (this will loosen the grip), then peel the rest of the strip from the front of your teeth.
Q. Can I use teeth whitening strips on the back of my teeth?
A. No, the whitening strips are designed to be used on the front of your teeth only.
Q. Can I wear teeth whitening strips/ Crest Whitestrips while sleeping?
A. No, the whitening strips should not be used while sleeping. You must use the strips for the recommended time. Wearing the strips while sleeping could damage your teeth.
Q. Can I use mouthwash after using teeth whitening strips?
A. Yes, we recommend using mouthwash to help maintain the whitening of your teeth.
Q. Can I use a whitening toothpaste while using teeth whitening strips?
A. Yes, we recommend using one of the whitening toothpastes offered on this website.
Q. Is it safe to use expired Crest Whitestrips/ teeth whitening strips?
A. Although expired teeth whitening strips is safe, we don’t recommend using them as the whitening ingredients will have weakened.