Archive for the ‘teeth whitening’ Category

Gloucestershire dental practice launches competitions for brides

Gloucestershire dental practice launches competitions for brides

A dental practice in Gloucestershire has launched a competition for brides-to-be. Arden House Dental is running a competition for brides to win dental treatment worth more than £300 before their wedding day. The prize includes a consultation, cleaning treatment with a hygienist and tooth whitening treatment. The practice has launched the competition because the team […]


£10,000 Worth of Free Cosmetic Dentistry to be Won

£10,000 Worth of Free Cosmetic Dentistry to be Won

This competition is now closed. Like us on facebook to see more great offers and competitions in the future. The recession has changed the way we live our lives. Our once stable job is uncertain, our treats are fewer and cheaper and nights out are a rarity. A shared feeling of thrift means we categorise […]


Bright, White and Sparkling Dentures

Bright, White and Sparkling Dentures

Since the invention of effervescent tablets in 1931, the only way to clean dentures was to stick them in a glass to soak overnight. Leaving your dentures by your bedside all night doesn’t guarantee completely clean and disinfected dentures and who’s to say you don’t want to wear your dentures out all night long, when […]


GDC issues Warning over Tooth Whitening Procedures

GDC issues Warning over Tooth Whitening Procedures

The UK’s dental regulator, the General Dental Council, has issued a warning against individuals and clinics that offer whitening treatments. According to the GDC, only trained dental professionals should be able to offer this service. Tooth whitening has become very popular in recent years and the number of clinics and individuals offering the service has […]


BDA calls for Government intervention on Whitening Products

BDA calls for Government intervention on Whitening Products

Representatives from the British Dental Association have called for government intervention to resolve the supply problem of hydrogen peroxide to dentists. Members of the BDA have asked to meet representatives from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills to change the way trading standards officers are dealing with tooth whitening products. The BDA is aware […]


GDC calls for stricter regulation on Tooth whitening

GDC calls for stricter regulation on Tooth whitening

The General Dental Council is calling for stricter regulation for tooth whitening procedures. At the moment, whitening treatments are available at a variety of different outlets, including beauty salons and high street stores and the people who are providing the treatments have no formal dental training. The GDC believes that tooth whitening is a dental […]


New plans to regulate tooth whitening products in New Zealand

New plans to regulate tooth whitening products in New Zealand

The Environmental Risk Management Authority is considering new plans to regulate tooth whitening products. The new plans will encourage all consumers interested in using whitening products to visit their dentist before having treatment; the proposals also suggest a ban on DIY whitening products and gels from the shelves of high street stores and supermarkets. If […]


Bristol dentists warns against cheap whitening treatments

Bristol dentists warns against cheap whitening treatments

A Bristol dentist has urged patients to avoid outlets offering discount tooth whitening treatments. Simon Dunn, a dentist from Redland, said that the number of outlets offering cheap whitening treatments has increased significantly in recent years but there are risks associated with visiting a practitioner who is not qualified and does not have formal training […]


Steven Naismith sets his sights on a different kind of goal

Steven Naismith sets his sights on a different kind of goal

During a week of no matches and rest, while colleagues went off to play for their countries, Scotland striker Steven Naismith took time out to visit Devonshire Dental Care in Glasgow’s West End. Q: What brought you to the practice at Devonshire? A: I was recommended to one of the dentists there by John Hillcoat, […]


BDA supports tooth whitening prosecution

BDA supports tooth whitening prosecution

Representatives from the British Dental Association have welcomed the prosecution of a non-dental professional, who has been providing tooth whitening treatments. The BDA says that the prosecution is good news for patients; the result of the case will help to protect patients in the future and ensure that people who offer tooth whitening services are […]