Your outfit is on point, your hair’s looking great and your skin is glowing, but there’s just one more thing that you need to really make your look pop – a flash of those pearly white teeth.
Nowadays it’s cheaper and easier than ever to safely whiten your teeth at home. There’s a number of options available from the high street or online that won’t break the bank, including much loved options from HiSmile – a favourite among influencers and celebrities.
Teeth whitening is essentially bleaching your teeth to make them lighter, so it’s worth remembering that these kits can potentially make your teeth more sensitive. If you’re worried about side effects it is worth checking with your dentist beforehand.
Here are some of our top picks for the best teeth whitening kits we’ve found to keep your pearly whites exactly that.
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Best teeth whitening kits 2021
1. Colgate Max White Expert Complete Whitening Toothpaste
Colgate’s latest whitening toothpaste is their best yet, and removes yellowing stains for an instantly brighter smile.
Using an Advanced Brighteners System, your teeth will immediately appear whiter by reflecting blue light – this is clinically proven stuff.
It even includes a stain prevention system for long lasting whiter teeth with daily use.
Buy here now from Amazon for £8.99
2. Curaprox Black is White Charcoal Toothpaste
Looking for a less intense way to whiten your teeth, Curaprox Black is White is a whitening toothpaste worth a try.
It removes discolouration using activated carbon without abrading or bleaching, also protecting against tooth decay.
One review even said they had considered whitening their teeth professionally again but didn’t need to after using this.
Buy here now from Amazon for £18.15
3.Spotlight Oral Care Teeth Whitening System
If you’re craving a Hollywood smile without the price, this Teeth Whitening System is one to pop in your basket.
Dentist duo and sisters Dr Lisa and Vanessa Creaven started Spotlight with the idea that there should be an affordable and effective way to whiten your teeth at home.
The set includes 1 x Toothpaste for Whitening Teeth (100ml) and 28 x Spotlight Whitening Strips which contains 14 strips for your top row of teeth and 14 for the lower.
Buy here now from Look Fantastic for £39.95
4. iWhite Instant Teeth Whitening Kit
This easy to use kit contains pre-filled gels for no mess or confusion.
The pack contains ten trays that promise to remove stains and strengthen your teeth.
The manufacturer recommends using for five consecutive days. But you can use once in a while for an extra boost.
It’s advised that each tray should only be worn for 20 minutes a day for best results. Easy and quick results, we like it!
Buy here now from Superdrug for £29.99
5. Activated Charcoal Natural Teeth Whitening Powder
This natural whitening powder uses activated charcoal with calcium, ginger root and sodium to whiten and look after your teeth.
It’s also free from nasties such as colours, preservatives and foaming agents, meaning you can clean your teeth safely.
Buy here now from Beauty Bay for £10.75
6. Mr Bright Teeth Whitening Pen
If you’re after a quick, safe and simple solution to whitening your teeth, wherever you are – yes, even on the go; this pen from Mr Bright Teeth is ideal.
The pen has 2ml of whitening gel inside and uses a twist to release application.
See brilliant results after just one use, apply to clean and dry teeth and wear for 20-30 minutes before rinsing.
Buy here now from Superdrug for £16.63
7. Mr Blanc Teeth Whitening Strips
Looking to remove embedded stains or brighter up your smile? Then it’s worth trying the Mr Blanc strips.
The peroxide free strips lift and eliminate stains without causing sensitivity to your teeth and gums.
Promising fast results these whitening strips are perfect for those looking for a simple fuss-free whitening kit to use, there’s a two week supply in this pack.
Buy here now from Mr Blanc Teeth for £24.99
Loved by celebrities (Kylie Jenner’s a fan), the HiSmile kit has a serious Instagram following and it is easy to see why the straightforward kit is so popular.
There are six applications included and each one will only take ten minutes, so that’s eight shades lighter in an hour.
It’s also vegan-friendly and promises no sensitivity after use to teeth or gums.
Buy here now from HiSmile teeth for £99
9. Billion Dollar Teeth Whitening Strips
These mint flavoured strips are ideal for home use, as their super easy to use and work instantly.
Simply use each strip for 15 to 30 minutes each time and you should see whiter teeth by up to six shades in 14 days.
Buy here now from Superdrug for £22.49
10. COCO LAB Teeth Whitening Kit
Very similar to HiSmile, this quirky little kit from COCOLAB is a fraction cheaper.
Promising to whiten your teeth with no sensitivity, this kit includes three syringes, which will last roughly ten days, as well as a mouthpiece and UV light.
And each treatment only lasts ten minutes.
Buy here now from COCO LAB smile for £45.95
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