Resin Infiltration is a conservative method for removing white spot lesions caused by fluorosis, early decay or post orthodontic treatment.
Fluorosis is improper formation of topmost layer of teeth (enamel) caused by excessive intake of fluoride in water when the teeth are in their formative stage. It causes white spots, yellow discoloration or pitting of enamel causing teeth to look unaesthetic.
Resin Infiltration is a one visit treatment taking around 45 mins-60 mins.
No Resin Imfiltration is not painful. Many times even anaesthesia is not required.
Resin infiltration is much more affordable than fillings or veneers and more conservative of tooth structure.
More conservative of tooth structure
No anaesthesia, no drilling required
Doesn't cause loss of tooth structure
Can be done in younger patients as well