If you are wondering what you will do about your stained smile this season, consider how your smile affects you and your experiences during the holidays. It may seem like a small improvement, but whitening your teeth will send a message of confidence and happiness in a variety of ways that you never realized possible. Here are a few ways whitening can spruce up your holiday celebrations this year.


No More Christmas Card Dilemma


It happens all the time. Families take a million different group photos until every person looks just right. One of the biggest complaints is that the picture is too close, showing imperfections that you wish to be hidden. Instead of trying to hide your teeth and choosing a far away shot, get your teeth whitened to brighten your smile and your confidence. Don’t be the reason the best picture of your family gets thrown out because you don’t like the look of your smile.

Treat Yourself


During the holidays, it’s in our nature to tend to everyone else’s wants and needs. Rarely do we take the time to celebrate our own accomplishments at the end of the year and think about ways we can improve ourselves for the next year to come. Teeth whitening is a great way to reward yourself for working hard all year. Improving your smile for the holiday season will start 2016 on the right foot with a bright, confident smile. To treat yourself is to acknowledge how powerful and independent you are.

Get Noticed


The holidays are a great time to network with possible professional connections and co-workers. Holiday parties for offices and non-profits are going on all the time. This is a great way to advance your career and show off to the right people who may be able to get you a promotion or new job. Having a white smile will only better your chances of getting noticed. If you are confident in your looks, you are more likely to strike up a conversation. People notice when we take care of ourselves and our appearance, especially upon first impression. If you want to make the right impression at your next holiday networking event, you may want to consider getting a whitening procedure.


There are many different methods of teeth whitening depending on the status of your teeth and strength of the enamel. Contact A Beautiful Smile at Lake Pointe in Houston, Texas, to speak with a dentist about the best teeth whitening procedure for you. We offer take home, custom trays and whitening gel packages as well as laser whitening in the office.