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Volume 20 Issue 10 - 2021
Bleaching for Children and Adolescents: Review Article
Amira Abdelhafeez Elkhatib*
Lecturer, Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Kafrelsheikh University, Kafr El-Shaikh, Kafr El Sheikh Governorate, Egypt
*Corresponding Author: Amira Abdelhafeez Elkhatib, Lecturer, Pediatric Dentistry Department, Faculty of Dentistry, Kafrelsheikh University, Kafr El-Shaikh, Kafr El Sheikh Governorate, Egypt.
Received: August 25, 2021; Published: September 09, 2021


Physical appearance plays a key role in human social interaction. Moreover, the impact of dental appearance goes beyond the attractiveness of a face; it affects others’ perceptions about their personal traits. Children with a normal dental appearance are considered more attractive and perceived as socially and intellectually more competent than those with visibly altered dental esthetics. The first evidence of variation from normal dentition is the difference in the colour. Thus, dental esthetics is becoming the main reason for seeking dental treatment among children and adolescent patients.

Keywords: Bleaching; Children; Adolescents


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