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Tooth Fairy Payments are On the Up!

Tooth fairy payments have seen a whopping 43% increase over recent years! Spending nearly £24 million on our children’s pearly whites the average payment for a milk tooth is now £1.58. The tooth fairy has her work cut out with roughly 15million baby teeth falling out every year! She has spent an extra £16.5million on baby teeth in the last 7 years. However, dentists want to reiterate... more»

2018-07-19 14:17 Posted in: News from the Dentist's Chair

Become a Smile Ambassador with Alma Dental & Metro Radio

Alma Dental are joining forces with Metro Radio to find a team of Smile Ambassadors with some great giveaways! Over the next 12 months, Metro Radio will be running competitions to win a variety of prizes including free and discounted dental treatment and the opportunity to become a Smile Ambassador. Our Smile AMbassadors will help us document your journey to the perfect smile. Prizes will... more»

2018-05-10 11:23 Posted in: News from the Dentist's Chair

Teeth Whitening FAQs

Can teeth whitening make you sick? Teeth whitening is unlikely to make you unwell, however, ingesting the whitening gel can cause nausea, vomiting irritated skin or headaches. Please take care when using the peroxide gel to avoid swallowing. Can teeth whitening cause headaches? If some of the peroxide gel is swallowed during teeth whitening, this can cause a headache. If any sensitivity is... more»

2018-05-03 11:23 Posted in: News from the Dentist's Chair

How to Keep Teeth White after Whitening

After your professional teeth whitening, there are several ways you can help the results last and maintain a healthy mouth. Using a professional whitening treatment, combined with good brushing and professional cleaning will help keep your mouth healthy and your teeth pearly white. Brushing: A good brushing and flossing routine is one of the easiest ways to maintain your teeth after... more»

2018-03-19 14:40 Posted in: News from the Dentist's Chair

The Prosecco Smile

Prosecco is fast becoming Britain’s favourite drink, with it flying off the shelves in some of the nation’s supermarkets. It is so popular that people are now queuing outside supermarkets to nab the best deals on their favourite champagne alternative. Prosecco is causing mayhem at the nation’s supermarkets, but what damage is it doing to our teeth? What is the Prosecco Smile? The... more»

2017-09-04 09:36 Posted in: News from the Dentist's Chair