Here are a few answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the Elite Whitening Pen:
Q: How many different people can use the pen?
A: The pens are designed for one individual.
Q: How many uses can I get from a pen?
A: Each pen contains enough gel for approximately 10 different uses.
Q: Will this whiten a dead tooth?
A: No, dead teeth do not behave the same as living teeth. Many dentists will tell you that it is unlikely that the dead tooth will benefit from the application of any whitening product.
Q: Do you know if the gel can be used for sensitive teeth?
A: Individual tolerance can only be evaluated by the individual. Some people do experience reversible tooth sensitivity and/or gum irritation. Steps can be taken to minimize this, including decreasing the length of each bleaching session and increasing the amount of time between bleaching sessions.
Q: I understand this will not whiten implants but is this safe to use on them?
A: The whitening gel is safe for implants.
Q: Is there an expiration date on this?
A: The gel is good for 1 year and should be kept out of direct sunlight for storage.
Q: Do these kits do any damage to the enamel?
A: No, the pens do not damage the enamel as long as the instructions are followed.
Q: Do the pens work on tetracycline stains?
A: No, this product will not whiten the discoloration caused by tetracycline.
Q: Are there any side affects from using these?
A: Some clients experience mild, temporary sensitivity.
Q: How long do you keep the solution on the teeth, before rinsing?
A: You should keep the solution on your teeth for 20-30 minutes before rinsing thoroughly.
Q: Where is this product manufactured?
A: All teeth whitening products are manufactured in the United States.
Q: Where are the ingredients from?
A: All teeth whitening ingredients are from the United States.
Q: Does the Peroxide Teeth Whitening Pen meet ADA guidelines or is it actually approved by the ADA?
A: The ADA does not approve products nor does it govern manufacturing standards. It does endorse certain products however we have not sought an endorsement from them. This teeth whitening product is manufacturing to meet FDA guidelines.
Q: When will I see improvement?
A: This is subjective to each client – most begin noticing improvement after their first session.
Q: Is it safe to use while pregnant?
A: Please do not use if you are pregnant – please consult with your physician.
Q: Is there any flavor to this?
A: There is a mild, hint of mint to the flavoring but it is not mint flavored.
Q: How often can you use these?
A: You can use the product as needed if you do not experience any tooth sensitivity.
Q:How do you use these?
A: Apply gel to each tooth and hold your smile for 30 seconds. Advanced whitening is simple with our pens. Just brush on the whitening formula to whiten on the go. No waiting. No rinsing. This stay on formula penetrates to deeply to whiten on the go.
Q: Is this product safe to swallow?
A: Is it okay to swallow the product if done so through it being held in your mouth, but not safe to consume.