Call Book Menu
Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Search in posts
Search in pages
Boyne Dental and Implant Clinic - Hero Image

Tooth Whitening Regulation

November 1, 2012

New regulations governing the use of a chemical found in tooth whitening products have come into force.

The directive, passed by the European Council, regulates the use of hydrogen peroxide. The regulation bans the use of tooth-whitening products that contain over 6% hydrogen peroxide and limits tooth whitening to adults over the age of 18 years.

From now on consumers may only be sold products containing up to 0.1% hydrogen peroxide. Products containing more than 0.1% and up to 6% can only be administered initially by a dentist, and thereafter on the prescription of a dentist

This new ruling has been welcomed by the Irish Dental Association.

Leona had an all-on-4 / TeethXpress on her upper arch placed by Dr David Murnaghan at Boyne Dental & Implant Clinic. She had spent the last 20+ ye...

Leona Mahon

Geri came to us from Belfast in December 2018. She works as a Dental Technician, making teeth for lots of dentists around the country. She has had a ...

Geri Duffy


Dr Orla Clarke

Bridhid came to us with some obvious decay in her front teeth. After discussing all possible treatment options, Bridhid opted for a full upper restora...

Bridhid O’Sullivan


Billy Jones


Carol Barrett


Bryan Lawlor


Brendan Foley

David is an airline pilot who had very heavily restored teeth which kept fracturing and causing problems.  He attended Dr Murnaghan in 2008 initial...

David Jones