Frequently Asked Questions
What should I expect from a dental clean?
They will then proceed to remove any plaque, tartar and stains from your teeth and gums using an ultrasonic scaler and lastly give them a polish with a ‘gritty’ like toothpaste to help further remove any plaque or staining.
What is plaque and tartar?
Tartar on the other hand are harder product that is created after plaque resides on your teeth for an extended period of time.
Will a dental clean hurt?
How often should I have my teeth professionally cleaned?
How can I maintain clean teeth at home?
Flossing once a day to remove any plaque in between the teeth and underneath the gum.
What happens if I don’t keep my teeth clean?
Why are my gums bleeding?
Bleeding gums may be a sign that there is plaque and bacteria underneath the gum.
A dental clean is recommended if you have not already had one. Regular flossing and warm salt water rinses can also help.
When should my child visit the dentist?
How do I know whitening is for me?
What is the difference of whitening at Aesthetik and beauty salons?
We use Australia’s #1 requested professional whitening brand and our service is performed by registered and trained dental professionals only. Our whitening formula is prohibited for use in beauty salons and manufactured for practitioner use only.
Our team is highly qualified and trained, eliminating potential problems such as lack of infection control and careless product application, that can cause irritation to your teeth and gums.
Will I see results?
If you choose in-office treatment, you should notice your results immediately. With at-home care, the results will appear gradually as you progress through the course of your treatment.
How long do teeth whitening results last?
What’s the difference between in-chair teeth whitening and a take-home kit?
We help you choose the right treatment for your budget, lifestyle, and dental health when you take advantage of our consultation.
What’s the process for in-chair teeth whitening?
What do I need to do following my teeth-whitening treatment?
Will teeth whitening make my crowns, bridges and veneers whiter?
If you’re considering getting a crown or veneer, you should whiten your teeth before having the material created, so the Dentist can match the new tooth to your whiter teeth and the artificial surface won’t stand out if you whiten later.
Will teeth whitening harm my teeth?
During your consultation, if we detect a weak area we may suggest you have the work completed prior to undergoing the teeth whitening process.
Is there anyone that cannot have teeth whitening?
No current studies have documented any harm caused to the fetus; however, because pregnancy is such a delicate time for a baby, it is suggested that you should not be whitening while pregnant.
There are options for breastfeeding mothers which involves expressing milk sustainable for 2 days after the whitening treatment.
In general whitening tends to work best for stained teeth, but not on teeth that are discoloured from injury or medications.
What are the possible side effects after whitening?
What are dental veneers?
How long will veneers last?
Do veneers stain?
What is the cost of veneers?
Will the veneers be the same colour as the rest of my teeth?
Can veneers chip and fall off?
What is the process? How long does the process go for?
With veneers, we have a consultation with you where we scan your teeth for a 3D image of your teeth. We will then discuss the different options we offer, and the costs involved with these options.
A mock up of your teeth with veneers will be made for you to see before.
What are implants?
What is the cost of implants?
What is involved with getting implants?
How long do they last?
How do you look after implants?
What is the difference between Invisalign and Smile Styler?
Smile Styler makes your aligners in phases, so it makes tracking your progress much easier, whereas Invisalign sends all your aligners in one set kit.
How do I start my Smile Styler Journey?
How much is treatment?
How long is the treatment?
Are they visible?
Do the aligners need to be worn every day?
Can I claim my treatment through my health fund?
Q. Areas that are treated?
– Frown Lines
– Crows Feet
– Forehead Lines
Full aftercare instructions are given to all our clients post treatment to ensure the best possible outcome.
Q. How long will treatments take?
Q. What will I expect during my initial consultation?
This usually takes 30 minutes.
Q. How long will the treatment last?
Q. When will I start to see results?
Q. Is Anti Wrinkle Treatment safe?
– Pregnant women
– Breastfeeding Mothers
– Certain Medical conditions as well as certain Medications.
Some clients may experience slight redness, mild swelling or even bruising for a couple of days post treatment, however these resolve fairly quickly.
Q. Areas that are treated ?
Dermal Fillers are injected into areas that have lost plumpness and volume.
Q. What is involved in the treatment?
Dermal Fillers last between 12 – 18 months depending on skin type, lifestyle choices and skin care regime.
Q. Is treatment safe?
Dermal Fillers should not be used:
– If you suffer from certain medical conditions or on certain types of medications
– If pregnant or breast feeding
Q. Can you have lip fillers and teeth whitening on the same day?
We advise to book teeth whitening first at least 48 hours piror to your lip filler appointment This is to enable enough healing process(2 weeks) for your lip filler post treatment.