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At-Home Teeth Whitening: Does it Work? - I review a kit for Sensitive Teeth

My teeth have given me trouble my entire life. There was the usual crowding and crooked teeth to deal with, but I also have the odd issue of late tooth development. When I was 2, I didn't have any teeth and my parents were super worried. The dentist took x-rays to be sure I even HAD teeth. Slowly, over the years I started to get teeth. While my first grade friends were losing their first baby teeth, I was still getting mine. 

This set up a ton of insurance related nightmares as they would only cover "age appropriate" procedures and my age was always too old for my tooth development. *Sighs*

Most of this is stuff I just have to deal with, but when I came across the Smile Brilliant kit, I thought I might have a chance to make my smile a little brighter. 
I have purchased home whitening kits and have not been happy with them. They usually come with big football guard mouth kits and are super uncomfortable. 

Hands down - I have to say the best thing about the Smile Brilliant kit is the ability to make a perfect mold of your teeth. The trays are excellent and precise. 

And they were easy to make. The instructions were easy to follow and it only took a few minutes. The company emailed me when they received my molds and then sent the trays a few short weeks later.

The kit comes with everything you need to make the molds (plus extra in case of an issues) and it comes with whitening gel and desensitizing gel. I never used the desensitizing gel because my teeth did not feel sensitive.

I feel like my teeth are whiter - or brighter at least, but it did take a long time before I started feeling like it was working. Might just be "my teeth" again. Here are my before and after shots.

It's been a few months of regular use. I really do feel more confident - in real life - but am not seeing the same results I expected to see on camera. It's been a pleasant experience and reasonably convenient to use, so I will press on until I run out of the whitening gel. 

Wish me luck!

If you are interested in giving Smile Brilliant a try - you can save 20%  by using this 20% off coupon code: suburbanjungle20 

Also - You can enter to win a $149 Smile Brilliant credit - open to USA, UK, Australia, and Canadian residents by visiting this link and signing up for the giveaway. www.smilebrilliant.com/g/suburbanjungle - Giveaway ends on 7/10/2018

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