Making whitening trays

Making whitening trays

After my chair side Zoom teeth whitening last week, I travelled to the dental lab where my trays were to be made to watch the process.┬áThe same process is followed for making ‘Essix’ retainers so I was interested to learn about the steps involved....

Self ligating brackets

If you are thinking about getting braces and have been doing your research you may have seen that some braces systems are ‘self-ligating’. This means that the arch wire is held on with a clever mechanism in the bracket negating the need for elastic...

A 6 Months Smile update from Liza

Liza has been posting on her progress with 6 Month Smiles and in her latest video she talks about her experiences and the benefits of getting braces as an adult. Her video’s are well worth watching and I have posted links to the others below. Why I Got Braces...
A braces blog from Jade

A braces blog from Jade

Jade has recently started blogging about her experiences with adult braces. Although only just started, she describes why she wanted to get braces and the reasons behind her decision to not have Invisalign or clear brackets and to get metal brackets instead. I look...
Philips Zoom whitening

Philips Zoom whitening

Ever since having my braces removed last year, I have wanted to get my teeth whitened. There are, of course, many ways to whiten teeth from using high powered electric toothbrushes, various whitening toothpastes, home whitening solutions and services provided in chair...