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Are Teeth Whitening Strips Your Best Option?

by Clarissa Harper

Everybody wants that million-dollar smile, and with new teeth whitening products debuting on the market every year, companies are making it easier for the consumer to have one. Teeth whitening strips are one of the more popular and cost effective products, but is it really the best option for everyone? Here are some factors to consider if you are interested in using whitening strips. Effectiveness The more advanced whitening strips claim to provide dramatic whitening effects after full treatment with visible results as early as three days. On average, you can expect to see results in about seven days. This will vary by person and will depend on the level of teeth discoloration. Also, the effects of the whitening strips will not last forever. After a full treatment you can expect the results to last between six months and a year. Using a whitening toothpaste regularly can help you prolong these results, and avoiding foods and drinks that stain your teeth. Cost There are many whitening strips on the market now and they can range anywhere from $15 to $30 for a one week kit. This is a much more affordable option compare