Archive for the ‘teeth whitening’ Category

Teeth whitening treatments ‘remove caffeine stains’

Teeth whitening treatments ‘remove caffeine stains’

Teeth whitening treatments are a good way of getting rid of stains caused by food and drink, it has been claimed. Dr Andrew Weil told the Vancouver Sun newspaper that any food or drink that can stain clothes, such as red wine, curry and coffee, can make marks on the consumer’s teeth. He suggested that […]


Teeth whitening ‘must be performed by professionals’

Teeth whitening ‘must be performed by professionals’

Australian dental authorities are preparing to take on beauty practitioners who offer unregulated teeth whitening treatments. Reported by the Age, the chemicals used to brighten teeth can cause irritation and burning to the gum or face. The Dental Practitioners Board of Victoria is to sue a beauty practitioner in two months following a complaint by […]


Teeth whitening treatments ‘defy ageing’

Teeth whitening treatments ‘defy ageing’

Teeth whitening is an effective way of reducing the signs of ageing and looking good, according to a fashion expert. Charla Krupp, former beauty director at Glamour magazine and former ex-senior director at In Style, has claimed that along with non-surgical enhancements such as Botox and fillers, having a teeth-whitening treatment will delay the signs […]


New year – new smile

New year – new smile

A brighter, whiter smile was one of the top new year’s resolutions, according to one cosmetic dentistry laboratory. Custom Bright Professional Teeth Whitening reports that sales in teeth whitening products and services jumped in the run up to New Year’s Eve, as people attempted to brighten up their smiles. The firm’s Teeth Whitening product is […]


Gift vouchers for a perfect smile

Gift vouchers for a perfect smile

There are a variety of gifts that people can buy for their family and friends to help improve their smiles, it has been claimed. According to the Western Mail, brushing, flossing and regularly visiting the dentist can help people stay "hip up in the wellbeing stakes of the work-life balance". Recommending floss and new toothbrushes, […]


Teeth-whitening a ‘lunch-hour quick-fix’

Teeth-whitening a ‘lunch-hour quick-fix’

As the Christmas party season gets into full swing, people can take advantage of quick-fix beauty treatments in their lunch hour, reports the Sun. The newspaper claims that one of the ways women can choose to enhance their appearance in rapid time is through teeth-whitening treatments. "Stick to champagne instead of red wine for your […]


Teeth-whitening toothpastes ‘only achieve short-term results’

Teeth-whitening toothpastes ‘only achieve short-term results’

The effects of toothpastes which claim to whiten teeth will only last a short time, claims the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. According to Tif Qureshi, public relations director for the organisation, whitening toothpastes do not contain the chemicals which actually make teeth whiter. He explained that the toothpastes simply remove stains from teeth in […]


Teeth-whitening”dramatically”improves self-confidence

Teeth-whitening”dramatically”improves self-confidence

Teeth-whitening can have an instantly dramatic effect not only an individual’s appearance, but also on their self-confidence and happiness, it has been suggested. NovaWhite, a teeth-whitening treatment company, have claimed that patients undergoing treatment see an impressive change in the way they feel about themselves, simply by improving the colour of their teeth. "If you […]


Teeth-whitening ‘should only be offered by professionals’

Teeth-whitening ‘should only be offered by professionals’

There are a number of beauty salons offering teeth-whitening treatment, reports the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD). However, many of these salons are unregulated and do not have restrictions on the procedures, it claims. According to the BACD, some patients who have had such treatment have reported burns on their gums or marks left […]


Teeth whitening ‘not for everyone’

Teeth whitening ‘not for everyone’

A bright white smile may seem like a good idea but tooth whitening techniques are dangerous for some, according to one report. The Irish Independent warns that for people with tooth-coloured veneers, caps, crowns or fillings, the result may be uneven as bleach does not affect the work along with the natural tooth. Anyone with […]