Whether you’re going back to school or your kids are, whether you’re in front of the classroom or pulling the strings behind the scenes, you want be confident and feel good going into a new school year. Having a white, healthy, beautiful smile is one sure way to boost your self-esteem and feel like this is your year. Here are some recommended dental care treatments for an A+ smile.

Professional Teeth Whitening

There are no over-the-counter teeth whitening treatments that can compare to the power of the bleaching products in professional teeth whitening. If you’re looking for a quick, affordable, and easy way to brighten up your smile that is minimally invasive, find out if your teeth would respond to your dentist’s whitening treatments. In just an hour, your smile can be multiple shades whiter, making you want to smile and making you look happier, healthier, and, yes, smarter.

Teeth Cleaning

Has it been a while since you’ve been to the dentist for a teeth cleaning and checkup? The recommendation is to have your smile cared for professionally every six months and get regular digital x-rays too. Getting a teeth cleaning should be a natural part of prepping for the new school year. This kind of dental care identifies any problems that might have developed so they can be addressed before they grow larger, plus it’s an opportunity to have hard-to-reach plaque and tartar removed from your teeth. A professional cleaning leaves your enamel polished and shining for a gorgeous smile.


You may not want to start any sort of new responsibility at the beginning of a school year, but Invisalign blends right in with your life and doesn’t interfere with anything you have going on. If you’re a good candidate for this treatment, it’s easy to wear the aligners every day and clean them as instructed. Your teeth will straighten out quickly and your smile will look new in no time with this discreet treatment that can tend to crowded teeth, gaps, overbites, underbites, open bites, and more.

Same Day Crown

Have an unsightly tooth that has marred your appearance for too long? It’s time to do something about this pesky blotch on your smile, whether you have a short tooth, stained tooth, oddly shaped tooth, or otherwise. A same day crown is one of the fastest solutions to a problem tooth and it is, as it’s named, created and applied in the same day in your dentist’s office thanks to innovative technology. You’ll walk in with a smile your dislike and walk out with a smile you can’t help but love.

Get Your Customized Back-to-School Smile

Just like school, your smile is only as successful as the work you put into it, and if there’s something about your teeth that you don’t like it’s time to make a change and apply yourself to the solution. Contact Smiles by the Sea in Hampton, NH, to schedule a consultation and get a customized smile makeover before the year gets too far underway.