Archive for the ‘teeth whitening’ Category

People ‘look healthier with whitened teeth’

People ‘look healthier with whitened teeth’

People want to look their best and are turning to teeth whitening treatments in the process, it has been claimed. According to the Louisville Courier-Journal, the cosmetic dental procedure may not change someone into Eva Longoria or George Clooney, but it can enhance someone’s features and improve their smile. Dr Selena Pape, a dentist at […]


Cosmetic dentistry firm links up with uni

Cosmetic dentistry firm links up with uni

Florida Atlantic University (FAU) has forged a long-term relationship with SmileXpress, the largest teeth whitening dental spa in Florida. The spa, which has clinics in Boca Raton, Fort Lauderdale and Wellington, has agreed to invest $1.25 million over the next decade to help finance the university’s athletics department and the creation of a 30,000 seat […]


Teeth whitening warning issued

Teeth whitening warning issued

Trading Standards officers in Northamptonshire have warned dentists and their patients to avoid using teeth whitening products found to contain dangerous levels of hydrogen peroxide. County council officers seized a range of teeth whitening products sold in a local shop that were intended for supply to dentists and other suppliers via an online shop. High […]


Tooth whitening ‘can boost confidence’

Tooth whitening ‘can boost confidence’

Cosmetic dentistry could boost people’s self-confidence and help put a spring in their step, it has been claimed. A Canadian poll suggested that having whiter teeth would help people increase their confidence and see individuals smile and flirt more. However, only a third of the three-quarters of respondents to the survey who indicated they want […]


Teeth whitening for ‘yummy mummies’

Teeth whitening for ‘yummy mummies’

Cosmetic dentistry treatment could be just the thing for new mothers trying to regain their body confidence after having a baby. The Glasgow Daily Record states that not only can women take advantage of a stylish haircut, new makeup and a regular facial in their bid to become a “yummy mummy”, but a brighter smile […]


Yellowing teeth ‘can be easily corrected’

Yellowing teeth ‘can be easily corrected’

A lifetime of caffeine, red wine and soft drinks can lead to unattractive yellow teeth, reports the Star-Telegram. However, with a wealth of cosmetic dentistry options available, people no longer have to live with an unsightly smile, it claims. Consulting a cosmetic dentist is the first point of call, although they may have to resolve […]


Defy ageing with teeth whitening, says beauty expert

Defy ageing with teeth whitening, says beauty expert

Cosmetic dentistry treatments can keep the signs of ageing at bay, according to a beauty magazine editor. Reported by the Sydney Morning Herald, Charla Krupp’s book How Not To Look Old instructs people who want to appear young to have their teeth whitened. The newspaper advises readers to invest in professional treatments, citing a 2006 […]


Teeth whitening encouraged

Teeth whitening encouraged

Those concerned about the staining on their teeth should be aware of developments in the industry making stain removal an easier process, according the White Teeth Company. By using laser or zoom techniques, teeth can be transformed, while stains from smoking, red wine or coffee can be removed. The organisation explains the advantages of a […]


Teeth whitening treatments addressed by GDC

Teeth whitening treatments addressed by GDC

The General Dental Council (GDC) may be about to relax its guidelines on who can and cannot carry out tooth whitening, it has been reported. According to Dentistry.co.uk, the GDC has been consulting on draft guidance which could allow various different members of the dental team to perform the treatment. These could include dental nurses, […]


Bright smiles at the Oscars

Bright smiles at the Oscars

Cosmetic dental treatments are just one of the pampering procedures Oscars nominees took this weekend to prepare for the big event. The Daily Mail reports that in order to achieve the dazzling Hollywood smile, actors and actresses invest in a one-hour power bleaching treatment. "I’ve done hundreds of one-hour whitenings this week," claimed Hollywood dentist […]