• By 1300SMILES Densits
  • February 1, 2021

If the thought of teeth whitening has ever crossed your mind, then I’m sure you have heard about In-Chair Teeth Whitening before!

If not the below is a summary that will help you decide if In-Chair Teeth Whitening is the right option for you.

Before we jump in you first must understand the process of In-Chair Teeth Whitening before getting into the pros and cons.

What is the In-Chair Teeth Whitening process? 

Your In-Chair Teeth Whitening journey begins with a consultation. At your initial consultation, your Dentist will examine your teeth to determine if teeth whitening is suitable for you. In some cases, the process of In-Chair whitening can be inappropriate for your teeth and is not recommended by your Dentist.

After your consultation and the green light from your Dentist you will receive a thorough tooth clean and polish, this will remove stubborn stains and build up on your teeth before the whitening agent is applied. With a clean set of teeth, this is where journey officially begins.

Broken into rounds your Dentist will apply a Zoom whitening gel every 15-20 minutes until your session is over- a session usually goes for 1hr.

At the end of your session, you will be left with immediate results, and that brighter, whiter smile.

Now you know the process of In-Chair Teeth Whitening check out the pros and cons that will help you decide:


  • Immediately noticeable white smile
  • Usually takes less than one session


  • Cost – Noticeably more expensive when compared to Take-Home Teeth Whitening
  • You can’t drink coffee, tea or wine for at least 24hours after.
  • Treatment can cause discomfort
  • You have less control of your whiteness level.


Hopefully the above has given you an insight into what In-Chair Teeth Whitening is and the pros and cons behind it. But to summarise, In-Chair Teeth Whitening is a great option if you are stuck for time and wanting that perfectly white smile immediately.

If you have any questions about In-Chair Teeth Whitening don’t hesitate to reach out to us on 1300 764 537.