What if I wear a retainer, can I still get a tooth gem? Yes. Please bring your retainer with you to your appointment so we can discuss options with you during your consultation to ensure a proper fitting.
Do tooth gems damage teeth?
Will tooth gems cause tooth damage? No. If you visit a reputable dental office, the custom-made teeth jewelry is designed specifically for use in dentistry and will not damage your teeth.
Can you drink after getting a tooth gem?
DO NOT TOUCH OR PLAY WITH CRYSTAL. DO NOT EAT FOR 1 HOUR AFTER CRYSTAL IS PLACED. YOU CAN DRINK WATER IMMEDIATELY.
Are tooth gems worth it?
Aside from their appearance, there are a number of reasons why tooth gems are a bad idea. For starters, they are really bad for your teeth. When you put a tooth gem on, you are putting an adhesive on your tooth. This can cause the enamel to wear away and increase the likelihood of tooth decay.
How long does it take to apply a tooth gem?
The application takes approximately 15 to 20 minutes. Will I feel the tooth jewelry/crystal on my tooth? The tooth jewelry/crystals are very small in size. Initially, something on your tooth will feel different, but a few days after the application you will get used to the new feeling.
Why are tooth gems bad?
The Risks of Tooth Gems
Also, jeweled gems and caps may wear away the enamel, increasing the risk of tooth decay and infection. Without proper dental care, such as regular brushing and flossing, dental jewelry offers places for stray food particles and harmful bacteria to hide.
Can I get my teeth whitened if I have tooth gems?
Tooth Kandy gems will not cause a problem for the hygienist cleaning your teeth. The area underneath the gem is sealed like a filling and will not let in any bacteria. The hygienist can easily polish on top and around the gem with a soft point.
Can you get your teeth whitened with tooth gems?
Whiten your smile up to 10 shades in just one hour and with little to no sensitivity. Our light accelerated gel is all natural, preservative-free, plant and mineral-based. It’s never tested on animals, gluten-free and vegan.
How do you remove a tooth gem?
How do I remove the tooth gem when I no longer want it? Our tooth gem is 100% reversible. If you would like to remove your tooth gem it can be taken off by your dental professional at any time. The tooth will be polished to remove any remaining bonding material.
Is nail glue bad for your teeth?
Frightening consequences: Adhesives such as nail glue and superglue are not only toxic, they also can damage your tooth enamel. What’s worse: you can easily fracture or even pull out your teeth at the end of the evening when you try to remove your fangs.
At what age can you get a tooth gem?
It’s recommended that children under the age of 12 years do not get tooth gems. If you are currently undergoing orthodontic treatment, it’s recommended that you wait until the treatment is complete. If you have crowns or false teeth, tooth gems cannot be affixed to your teeth. They are only affixed to natural teeth.