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Are those bleaching trays safe?

Are those bleaching trays safe?

Yes : Yes bleaching trays are safe. There is no adverse effects of bleaching as long as you dont overdo it. The tooth enamel does weaken slightly while bleaching- thats why bleach supplied by the dentist contains Fluoride and you are supposed to brush your teeth with toothpaste before and after bleaching. ...Read more

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Please explain if it is safe to use a mouthguard as a bleaching tray?

Please explain if it is safe to use a mouthguard as a bleaching tray?

As a mouthpiece only: If you need a mouthguard for sports, etc., a bleaching tray is absolutely a no no. A grinding/ clenching mouthpiece that is a bit thicker and softer than a bleaching tray would be recommended. Also, if you have tmj/tmd, do not wear both upper and lower mouthpieces at same time- too thick as one unit. ...Read more

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Is undiluted bleach safe for little kids?

Is undiluted bleach safe for little kids?

No: Never. Osha requires you use mask and gloves when you use it in the workplace. We never take such precautions at home. Chlorine inhalation poses a serious danger to kids and adults as well. You can also absorb it through your skin. ...Read more

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Is it possible to rebuild the enamel lost due to bleaching with tray?

Is it possible to rebuild the enamel lost due to bleaching with tray?

Yes: If you have white spots or areas of demineralization, your dentist can rx you mi paste. This cream restores the oral mineral imbalances that cause demineralization by replacing minerals while improving saliva flow and Fluoride uptake as well as soothing sensitive surfaces. It binds readily to pellicle, plaque, soft tissue & hydroxyapatite when applied within the oral cavity. ...Read more

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What causes teeth ache aftering using bleaching trays?

What causes teeth ache aftering using bleaching trays?

Ask your dentist: Some teeth sensitivity is normal during whitening, and should go away shortly. However, if you have cavities or gum recession, whitening gel may cause serious damage. Make sure you do your whitening under your dentist's supervision! goog luck! ...Read more

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When and how much bleach do I add to my tap water to make it safe after the flood?

When and how much bleach do I add to my tap water to make it safe after the flood?

Purifying water: Although a rapid boil for one minute followed by cooling is much better, chlorine bleach can also be used to purify water. If the water is relatively clear, use three drops per 1 quart of water, and wait for 30 minutes. If it is cloudy, try to filter it first with whatever you have available, followed by five drops per quart, and wait for 60 minutes. Avoid water contaminated by chemicals. ...Read more

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Dear dr i would like to ask about the bleaching pills , are they safe or do they have some serious side effects?

Scam: If someone told you to buy glutathione to lighten your skin, consider calling your local district attorney. These people prey on the regrettable wish that people in many countries have for a lighter skin. There are creams that work but will end up disfiguring you. Put the effort into being physically fit & being a lifelong learner instead & even where light skin's prized your life will be great. ...Read more

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What happens if i get bleach on my skin? Considering using the bleach automatic toilet tablets, but not sure how safe it would be in event of splashes

What happens if i get bleach on my skin? Considering using the bleach automatic toilet tablets, but not sure how safe it would be in event of splashes

Don't do it!: Your question maybe makes me sadder than any other one here. Bleach will burn, damage and maybe even scar your skin. It will do nothing to reduce the amount of melanin in your skin or make your skin lighter. Gosh, how do we get to a place in our world where one dislikes himself so much that he wants to put bleach on his skin? You are beautiful as you are! ...Read more

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Is it safe for pregnant women to clean with bleach?

Is it safe for pregnant women to clean with bleach?

Yes but...: Bleach is safe during pregnancy but the smell of various cleaning products may increase nausea and headaches. A safer alternative would be vinegar and baking soda. ...Read more

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When and how much bleach do I add to my tap water to make it safe after the hurricane?

When and how much bleach do I add to my tap water to make it safe after the hurricane?

1/4 tsp per 4 gallon: The answer you are looking for is 1/16th teaspoon per gallon. The preferred order for consuming water after a disaster is 1) commercial bottled water, 2) water filtered through coffee filter then boiled for 1 minute, 3) water filtered through coffee filter then add unscented household bleach at 1/4 tsp per 4 gallons. ...Read more

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How does one acquire teeth bleaching trays?

How does one acquire teeth bleaching trays?

Dental office: Bleaching trays are customarily made by having molds of your teeth made at your dental office. The dental office use these molds to make your custom bleaching trays. There may be a generic for stock tray system out there but they probably won't fit too well. ...Read more

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Is it safe to have my teeth whitened/bleached while nursing?

Is it safe to have my teeth whitened/bleached while nursing?

QUESTIONABLE: I would avoid any unnecessary chemical in my body if i were nursing. Why take the risk.Whiten. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use bleach on athlete's foot?

Is it safe to use bleach on athlete's foot?

Better treatments. : Bleach is a very harsh agent to use on your skin. Even diluting it can cause rashes and painful skin breakdown. Better to try an anti fungal cream, wash your feet regularly, and wear clean socks. If over the counter creams don't work, see your doctor for a prescription. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take a long bleach water bath before sex . ?

Is it safe to take a long bleach water bath before sex . ?

Bleach in a bath: in small doses is safe however why would you want to do this before sex, after is probably best ...Read more

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If i accidentally inhales some bleach is it safe to breastfeed afterward?

If i accidentally inhales some bleach is it safe to breastfeed afterward?

Breast feeding: Yes you should be able to breast feed without a problem. ...Read more

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Is 6% hydro peroxide safe to use to bleach my teeth?

Is 6% hydro peroxide safe to use to bleach my teeth?

Bleaching: Most bleaching systems come as either a gel that is placed in a tray that you then place in your mouth or a strip impregnated with the bleaching material that you place over your teeth like a bandaid. These are also a buffered system so as not to burn your tissues. Hydro peroxide is usually used by the dentist in a controlled environment chairside, and should never be used as a rinse. ...Read more