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Teeth Whitening in Edinburgh

Are you struggling with stained or discoloured teeth that make you hesitant to show off your smile? Our teeth whitening services are here to help you achieve a brighter, more radiant smile. Say goodbye to the frustration of yellowed teeth and hello to a more confident you.

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Who Needs Teeth Whitening?

Who Need Teeth WhiteningTeeth whitening is a popular choice for individuals who are looking to improve the appearance of their teeth by removing stains and achieving a brighter, more attractive smile.

It is suitable for those who may have discoloured teeth due to factors such as the consumption of coffee, tea, red wine, tobacco use, aging, or genetics.

Additionally, individuals who desire a confidence boost and wish to enhance their overall appearance often seek teeth whitening as a cosmetic solution. It’s important to consult with a dental professional to determine if teeth whitening is suitable for your specific needs and oral health.

Ideal for Special Occasions

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Special occasions hold the promise of unforgettable moments and cherished memories. In the quest to look and feel your best during these significant events, one often-overlooked aspect plays a pivotal role – your smile. Teeth whitening, before special occasions, can be the secret weapon in your arsenal, offering a range of benefits that extend beyond aesthetics.

  1. Enhanced Confidence: A whiter smile boosts self-confidence, allowing you to feel more self-assured during special events.
  2. Improved Appearance: Whiter teeth can make you look younger and more attractive in photographs and in person.
  3. Impressive First Impressions: A bright smile leaves a positive first impression on others, especially during important gatherings.
  4. Stain Removal: Teeth whitening effectively removes stains from coffee, tea, wine, and other sources, restoring your smile’s natural brilliance.
  5. Quick Results: Professional teeth whitening provides noticeable results in a short time, making it ideal for last-minute preparations.
  6. Boosted Self-Esteem: Achieving a whiter smile can lead to increased self-esteem, allowing you to enjoy the event more fully.
  7. Long-Lasting Results: Teeth whitening results can last for several months, ensuring your smile remains radiant for multiple special occasions.
  8. Comfortable Procedure: Professional teeth whitening is a comfortable and safe procedure when conducted by experienced dental professionals.
  9. Complementary to Other Preparations: Teeth whitening can complement other preparations for special occasions, such as hairstyling and makeup.
  10. Memorable Photos: Whiter teeth enhance the quality of photographs, creating lasting memories of your special moments.

The Procedure

Once you’ve both made the decision to go ahead, you’ll then be fitted for a custom-made gum tray. Whitening gel is placed in this tray, which you wear for a few hours at a time at home. Your tooth-whitening treatment can be customised to give you the degree of whitening that you desire (this is dependent on the degree of staining). So that everyone can benefit from this very effective cosmetic treatment, we offer a range of competitive pricing and finance options.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is teeth whitening safe?

When done under professional guidance or using approved OTC products, teeth whitening is generally safe. However, it's essential to follow instructions and consult with our dentist if you have concerns.

Can anyone undergo teeth whitening?

Not everyone is a suitable candidate for teeth whitening. Pregnant or nursing women and individuals with certain dental conditions may need to avoid or delay whitening treatments.

How long does a teeth whitening treatment take?

The duration of a teeth whitening treatment can vary depending on the method used. In-office treatments may take about an hour, while at-home treatments can span several days to weeks.

Will teeth whitening make my teeth sensitive?

Some people may experience temporary tooth sensitivity during or after whitening, but it typically subsides after a short time.

Can teeth whitening remove all stains?

While teeth whitening can significantly reduce most extrinsic stains, some deep or intrinsic stains may not respond well to treatment.

How long do teeth whitening results last?

The longevity of teeth whitening results varies, but with proper care and maintenance, they can last from several months to a few years.

Common side effects for teeth whitening may include tooth sensitivity, gum irritation, and temporary white spots on the teeth. These effects are usually mild and temporary.

teeth whitening primarily affects natural tooth enamel. Dental restorations like crowns and veneers will not whiten with traditional whitening methods.

teeth whitening is typically not recommended for children or teenagers because their teeth are still developing.

Some natural remedies, like baking soda or activated charcoal, are believed to have mild whitening effects. However, their safety and effectiveness vary, and it's best to consult with our dentist before trying them.

In-office whitening is performed by a dentist and provides faster, more dramatic results. At-home whitening involves using products provided by a dentist or over-the-counter kits and takes longer to achieve results.

Yes, foods like coffee, tea, red wine, and habits like smoking can contribute to tooth staining over time.

You can, but it's advisable to use toothpaste or products designed for sensitive teeth or consult with our dentist for recommendations.

Yes, but it's best to avoid consuming food or beverages that can stain immediately after a treatment to maximize results.

Yes, maintaining good oral hygiene, including brushing and flossing, is essential during and after teeth whitening.

Combining methods should only be done under the guidance of a dentist to prevent over-whitening and potential tooth sensitivity.

Maintaining a whitened smile involves regular dental check-ups, avoiding staining foods and drinks, and using whitening toothpaste as needed.

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Why Choose Abbeymount Dental Care for Teeth Whitening?

Abbeymount Dental Care - Dentist in Edinburgh

Abbeymount Dental Care ensures that your teeth whitening experience is not only effective but also enjoyable. When you choose us, you’re choosing a team that prioritises your oral health and the enhancement of your overall well-being, making us your ideal partner on your journey to a more radiant smile.

What Our Patients Say

Iain Finlayson
Iain Finlayson
Great dentist, friendly and polite staff
Bernardo Rodrigues (Phrax)
Bernardo Rodrigues (Phrax)
Very nice staff, gorgeous practice and amazing dentists, that make you feel comfortable throughout.
Andrew Gallacher
Andrew Gallacher
Hannah was friendly professional knowledgeable and efficient not an easy job but I felt comfortable and relaxed👍
L Freeman
L Freeman
Karen and her team are the friendliest dental practice I've ever visited and really put you at ease with any concerns or treatments. I would definitely recommend!
jack anderson
jack anderson
Hannah was friendly and efficient operator hope she stays long term
Lindsay Macdonald
Lindsay Macdonald
Great advice given and excellent service from Karen and her team - very friendly and welcoming environment. 5 star service.

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📍We are conveniently located at 22 Brunton Place, Edinburgh, EH7 5EJ. Reaching us is straightforward, whether by car or public transportation.📍

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