Due to an increased demand of people wanting whiter teeth but not being able to get professional help, many teeth whitening kits are now available over the counter. These kits were created for people who do not have time or money to make dentist office trips for teeth whitening sessions. Teeth whitening kits are readily available in the health and beauty aisle of most stores without a prescription.
Most kits are found in three styles. These styles offer whitening gels, whitening strips, and whitening trays. Most kits can be purchased from $20 to $50 and include all necessary materials for three to seven day sessions of teeth whitening.
Whitening gel kits offer many benefits. They often show the quickest results of the three types available. The gel is brushed onto each tooth separately. This allows for the whitening gel to get between teeth and into cracks for maximum whitening appearance. However, the gel works best when dried on teeth. Therefore, the process of keeping salvia from wiping the gel away and holding your mouth for the gel to work can be awkward. The gel most often comes in a tube so your can determine the amount