What is unique about this diamond polishing paste?
Couture Diamond Polishing Paste contains an extra-fine diamond grit with a unique formulation that is splatter-resistant for ease of use. Fast, one-step final polishing and high-gloss shining in only 15 seconds to produce an enamel-like finish.
Are there any special storage and maintenance requirements for this paste?
Yes, it is recommended to store paste in refrigerator between applications to maintain paste homogeneous consistency. Allow to return to room temperature before use. Also, to avoid paste drying out, it is recommended to tightly close the syringe cap immediately after use.
Can this paste be used with all types of dental materials?
Yes, this paste can be used on composite, porcelain, and enamel for final polishing and high-gloss shining for all surfaces of dental materials.
How does this paste compare to other polishing pastes, such as aluminum oxide?
While aluminum oxide pastes are safe for both composites and porcelains for plaque removal and general polishing, diamond pastes will polish better and faster, tend to give a higher luster and shine in more hard to reach areas on tooth surfaces, and overall produce smoother surfaces.
Can this paste be applied using applicator brush or prophy cup with high-speed handpieces?
No, it is recommended to apply paste using low-speeds (6,000 rpm maximum) in handpieces.
Why is the paste in a vacuum sealed package?
Vacuum-sealed packaging for polishing paste to stay fresh and not dry out.