What is a tooth coloured filling?
Composite fillings, also known as tooth coloured fillings are customized to match your enamel so that it blends in with your natural tooth material. Tooth coloured fillings look like your natural tooth and do not contain any mercury.
What are the benefits of a natural coloured filling?
There are many benefits of having natural coloured fillings, the biggest being that it can improve your confidence by getting rid of the dark fillings in your mouth.
How long do white fillings last?
White fillings are very durable when placed correctly and appropriately, and can last 10 to 12 years before needing to be replaced.
Can natural coloured fillings be whitened?
When whitening, only natural tooth material will change colour. Therefore, if you are planning to whitening your teeth it’s recommended that you do this ahead of having any fillings replaced with white ones, particularly fillings that are visible in your smile line. In order to have tooth whitening, you must be dentally fit and remember, on dental care professionals can offer tooth whitening on the prescription of a dentist.
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