Enlighten Teeth Whitening

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The Enlighten teeth whitening system is a procedure which uses a light shined onto a bleaching agent to whiten teeth up to at least shade B1. Enlighten teeth whitening can last for up 3-4 years and is a quick, safe and painless treatment.

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Enlighten teeth whitening can guarantee a B1 Shade colour with less sensitivity than other whitening options. Our specialists will go through your options to help you get the shade you want.

The Enlighten Teeth Whitening system is perfectly suited to people who have busy schedules. You can fit the procedure easily around your work or social activities and is tailored around you.

The in-chair treatment is straightforward – a bleaching agent is applied to the teeth and then we shine a light to the teeth to activate it.

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Enlighten teeth whitening can last up to 4 years and you can control the level of whitening that happens. Since the treatments are quite intense and extremely effective, Enlighten promises to whiten better than any other system.

Enlighten Teeth Whitening at the Neem Tree

Here at Neem Tree, we will talk to you about which procedure is best for you. The Enlighten whitening treatment is known for being safe and painless, whilst also providing patients with the best results. The Enlighten whitening system differs from other whitening procedures as it guarantees that every patient will have their teeth whitened to at least B1. Tooth whitening is completely safe and side effects aren’t common but you may experience temporary sensitivity.

Like any teeth whitening procedure, you would need a thorough checkup first, followed by a hygiene visit to get as clean a starting surface as possible. The procedure is available for most people, except pregnant and lactating women and individuals with pre-existing sensitivity. Additionally, if you’ve had dental work on your front teeth you may need extra care.

Book an Appointment in Esher or Wandsworth



The Neem Tree
Wandsworth Dental Practice

515 Old York Rd, Wandsworth, London, SW18 1TF
Call: 02088 700 030
Email: [email protected]



The Neem Tree
Esher Dental Practice

138 High Street, Esher, KT10 9QJ
Call: 01372 464 000
Email: [email protected]

Fee Guide

Enlighten Teeth Whiteningfrom £750
Home Teeth Whiteningfrom £450

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Enlighten Teeth Whitening FAQs

Why do I have yellow teeth?

As the enamel layer of the teeth starts wearing down and thinning itself, due to various reasons, the yellow dentin is exposed making your teeth look quite yellow. Dentin is a deep, yellow tinged material inside our teeth below the enamel later. This layer being exposed is one the primary causes for yellow teeth.

Is it normal to have yellow teeth?

Everyone has that yellow hue show through their enamel slightly, which is very normal, but the yellow tinge shows far more for people with naturally thinner or more translucent enamel. So, your yellow teeth may be perfectly normal due to your genetics. 

How do I whiten my yellow teeth?

The best option to whiten your teeth is to book an appointment with your dentist or hygienist for teeth whitening and stain removal. On top of this, be sure to keep up with brushing your teeth twice a day for two minutes each time and to also floss your teeth once a day.

Why are my teeth yellow even though I brush them?

Having yellow teeth doesn’t always mean that you are lacking with your oral hygiene routine. Your enamel may start to wear down or thin itself due to chewing which means that the layer of dentin beneath your enamel, which is a yellow tinged material, is showing which is what is making your teeth appear yellow.

Are yellow teeth genetic?

There are a number of things that can impact the discolouration of your teeth including, age, health and genetics. Your genetics may determine whether your enamel is thinner than usual which may be what is making your teeth appear yellow.

Can I whiten my teeth in one day?

It is possible for you to whiten your teeth in one day if you book an appointment with your dentist or hygienist. Most home kits will not produce great results in just one day, usually those kits work to whiten your teeth gradually. 

Can my yellow teeth become white?

The great news is that it is possible to whiten your teeth from being yellow. However, depending on the method you choose, the process can be done quickly or gradually. Booking an appointment with your dentist is the most effective method to ensure you get the results you need in the time span you are looking for.

What foods cause yellow teeth?

There are many different foods that can make your teeth yellow. Here are a few of the most popular ones.

  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Red wine
  • Soft drinks
  • Sweets
  • Curry
  • Balsamic vinegar
  • Tomato sauce 
How long does the whitening last?

It can last indefinitely with simple maintenance, i.e. one night’s wear every other month or a few nights every few months. With this treatment, you’ll be able to have white teeth for at least three years however it is essential that you look after your teeth properly. Especially for people who drink coffee and red wine excessively.

Will my fillings, crowns or veneers change colour?

No, they won’t. The whitening only affects natural tooth tissue changes shade. This means the crowns and fillings will remain the same colour.

How much whiter will my teeth become?

They can dramatically change shade with Enlighten. Sometimes up to 16 shades whiter! The reason why the Enlighten treatment differs from other whitening treatments is due to the fact it assures any patient a whiten to at least B1.