Fact and Fiction about Teeth Whitening

Always talk to us  … When it comes to tooth whitening, there really isn’t a better source of information than your dentist. Not only we are fully-qualified and licensed to perform the treatment, but we  will be able to take your dental needs into account.  Dentists can treat you with 6% hydrogen peroxide (the bleaching agent that whitens teeth) – this is nearly 6,000 times stronger than any over-the-counter tooth whitening product.  Because of this, tooth whitening by a dentist will give you the very best results. Please remember that It is illegal for anyone other than a qualified dental professional such as a dentist or hygienist. Any beauticians that Read More

6 Best Electric Toothbrushes for Healthier Teeth

With high-tech and convenience features, electric toothbrushes make it easier to get a more thorough clean. Find out which model is for you. Electric toothbrushes have been found to be better at removing plaque compared to manual counterparts. Regular teeth brushing is a crucial part of good oral health, as well as your appearance. But is an electric toothbrush really superior to a manual toothbrush when it comes to cleaning those pearly whites? With so many options available on the market, how do you know which electric toothbrush is best for your dental needs? Electric Toothbrush Features and Options When shopping for an electric toothbrush, you’ll want a model that Read More

Tooth fairy industry

  Britain’s youngsters are receiving an average of £1.58 per tooth. With roughly 15 million milk teeth falling out annually in the UK, it is estimated that the Tooth Fairy is  schelling out £23.7 million each year !!! Children typically have around 20 milk teeth, so it’s little surprise that the Tooth Fairy has been so busy over the years, but are we doing enough to make sure the teeth they take are healthy ? Let’s re-evaluate kids  oral health routines and consider ways to make it better. This applies especially to children who will be taking their first steps into looking after their own health. It’s essential that children Read More

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Why Dental Health Check Ups are so Important

One of the major issues facing dentists, patients and patients wallets is that the majority of us don’t visit the dentist on a regular basis. According to research , half of UK adults haven’t been to the dentist in the last two years. More than a quarter of adults only visit the dentist when they have a problem. The infrequency and irregularity of dental check-ups is causing a huge number of problems for us. The facts say a lot here with 31% of adults having tooth decay, 66% of us having visible plaque and 29% of the population suffering from regular pain in the mouth or teeth. How Often Should Read More

New Year 2019 Resolutions

Happy New Year Everyone !!! Welcome in 2019 and our first blog ! It is estimated that half of people in the UK will make a New Year’s resolution. Diets, smoking and general fitness top the most common resolutions, but Italdent  believes that  teeth should be a priority. People who make a resolution to adopt a good oral health routine in 2019 will benefit from more than just improved oral health. Adopting good oral health can contribute to avoiding potentially serious health conditions such as diabetes, strokes and heart disease. Research shows that only one in two people are happy with their teeth, with tooth loss and stained or yellow teeth of Read More