Captivate NUPRO Tooth Whitening
Captivate Nupro teeth whitening by Dentsply Sironia International is the successor of the previous NUPRO White Gold, the illumine Teeth whitening system.
Captivate Nupro teeth whitening has an in-office and take home package. Captivate Nupro teeth whitening done in the dentist’s surgery involves a 36% hydrogen peroxide gel. The NUPRO Illumine whitening system is applied to the mouth using trays that have been specially made for each individual patient. The actual application of the Illumine whitening treatment involves three separate applications of the gel which is left on the teeth for about 15 minutes at a time. The entire teeth whitening treatment time can take about 60 to 70 minutes.
Captivate Nupro teeth whitening done at-home bleaching treatment comes in
- 15% Hydrogen Peroxide or
- 10% to 15% Carbamide Peroxide
Take home 15% Hydrogen Peroxide is worn for 15 minutes a day for 7 days without the need to wear trays overnight. The 15% Hydrogen Peroxide kit is recommended to be used in conjunction with the in-office Captivate Nupro teeth whitening treatment that has been clinically proven to whiten up to 5 shade changes and can whiten teeth 9 shades.
10% to 15% Carbamide Peroxide provides for a gentle formulation whereby the home bleaching kit is worn while sleeping ranging from 2 hours to overnight.
The Nupro whitening system has no lamp, no heat and no gingival isolation making it is simple whitening system. This also means the Captivate Nupro whitening agent application process does not involve heat or light as other in-office teeth whitening systems do, so there is less likelihood of teeth whitening light discomfort that other processes may cause.