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Monday, 30 May 2011

So back in July last year I advised that I had purchased these and would let you know how I got on... Yes long time coming this post I know.



The results/update was that basically these didn't work. I was GUTTED! I'd researched and checked out other blogs and seen a lot of positive reviews on these so I was very hopeful.

Basically the strips come with a gel attached to them which is what should so the whitening. I applies the strips directly yo my teeth (not guns) as I was meant to and left on for like 30 mins every night for 2 weeks or so.

I am going to be honest - I saw no change at all. I wasn't expecting miracles BUT I was expecting some change.

The only difference I did experience was that my teeth started to hurt towards the end and I couldn't keep them on as long.

At $20 for two weeks worth I definitely wont be repurchasing or recommending these. It's a shame but for me they just don't work!

I'd be interested to hear any experiences any of you have had with crest White strips - good or bad!
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10 comments:

  1. Oh no, how disappointing! I've got some of these and haven't gotten around to using them yet. I hope I have better luck with them, some people rave about how good they are! xx

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  2. Wow, that's surprising as I've used these for years and had amazing results. Where did you buy from - definitely a reputable seller? xx

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  3. I have never tried the White Strips per se, but I did tried the Crest Whiteneing Gel a while ago and it worked. I thought the strips were even beter, as you have this protective film, and with gel, you can't shut your mouth for a while, as the teeth has to be dried.

    Well it's sad it didn't work out for you. I just bought a whitening toothpast kit, will see if it's any good!

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  4. The endless quest... I bought a professional whitening thing for £200 and it didn't work! At least you didn't get stung like me!!

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  5. The advanced seal professional effects are better than the vivid ones.

    Did you use them daily? I used them last year religiously to get ready for a dance - I used them everyday for a two-three straight weeks and left them on 10-15 minutes more than I was supposed to. Your teeth gradually fade to white - it's not a massive differences at first.

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  6. Ladies - this is what I don't understand - for some of you it works for some of you it doesn't. I just don't get it...

    It makes me want to try again with another batch but then I feel like I'm wasting my money (although thankfully not as bad as you Stepahnie :( £200 is a lot)

    I think I might go down the professional route in a year or so when I have time to save!

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  7. Whaaaat are you serious? That sucks! I'm sorry ): I'm currently trialing Scopte White Mouthwash and I'm not sure I see a difference z=

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  8. That totally sucks!

    I find that I can't use any of those whitening strips for more than a few days in a row without my teeth hurting terribly.

    I did a crest 3d white challenge to see if it worked and it did! I have reviews and my challenge before and afters on my block if you're interested :D

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  9. We offer a huge range of teeth whitening products designed for home use to not disturb your regular day to day activities. Our teeth whitening treatments are a lot more affordable than using your dentist and just as effective, less painful and less hassle.
    href="http://www.jgfowlers.com" > Crest White strips

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  10. Too bad you didn’t see any improvement. I tried Crest and switched because it hurt my teeth too much. My tip is to try Stella White strips, a lot better ;)

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