Tooth whitening is ideal for candidates who have no fillings on the front teeth, who don’t have any sensitivity in general, and have a slightly darker shade of teeth. Whether it be the in-chair or take-home whitening, the side effects associated with it include very sensitive teeth in general or more specifically to cold, burning of the soft tissues surrounding the teeth, and tenderness and pain in the gums. In addition, it is also possible (though very rare) to over-whiten your teeth. This could result in a translucency that may appear as a grey shadow. Book in now to discuss your treatment options if whitening is not what you’re looking for.