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What are the risks of having laser bleaching teeth whitening?

Laser teeth whitening is a safe procedure that is unlikely to cause serious side effects or complications. However, teeth whitening may pose risks to certain people. The most common problems people experience after laser teeth whitening are usually mild and short lasting. Some people notice that their teeth are sensitive after the procedure. Avoiding hot and cold foods and beverages for a few days after laser teeth whitening may help with this problem. Gum irritation is another potential problem after laser teeth whitening, but it usually passes in a day or two.

Pregnant women should not have laser teeth whitening. The effects of the whitening agents used in the procedure haven't been well studied in pregnant women, so it's unknown if they could harm an unborn baby.

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