FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions


Most patients are suitable for our range of aesthetics and wellbeing treatments. At your free consultation we go through your medical history, check to see if you’re allergic to anything and assess your skin to make sure that we can go ahead.
Yes. Anti-wrinkle injections have been used for over 40 years. Treatment is safe when it is administered by a trained medical practitioner who has completed the appropriate training. Anti-wrinkle injections are non-surgical, and the risks are extremely minimal.
Hyperhidrosis injections are suitable for most people. We will not treat pregnant or breastfeeding ladies. We also will not treat patients who are allergic to any of the ingredients used in Botox® and we will not go ahead with treatment if there are any signs of infection at the place to be treated.
Yes. Lip fillers are safe and have been used for many years. They are safe when carried out by a licensed practitioner.
There are few side effects with PRP therapy because the injections contain plasma from your own blood. Some patients may notice redness and soreness to the skin, but this is due to the injection rather than the treatment itself.
HydraFacial is a gentle treatment with no downtime and so it is considered safe for practically everyone. We will check your skin type at Trinity Dental before you have a HydraFacial. Occasionally if you have a particular skin condition or your skin is irritated, we may recommend not having a HydraFacial, but this is rare.
HydraFacial is a gentle treatment with no downtime and so it is considered safe for practically everyone. We will check your skin type at Trinity Dental before you have a HydraFacial. Occasionally if you have a particular skin condition or your skin is irritated, we may recommend not having a HydraFacial, but this is rare.
It’s a good idea to get teeth whitened as well as having veneers to give you stunning new smile. We recommend having your teeth whitened first and then having porcelain veneers fitted because teeth whitening treatments do not work on veneers.
None of the treatments should hurt or cause you any huge side effects. Some treatments like the facial peels are more intense than others and will need some recovery time. Your practitioner can talk to you about this in more detail at your consultation.
A sinus infection usually has a constant, dull pain and the pain may get worse when you move your head sideways or up and down. If you are suffering with an abscessed tooth, you are more likely to feel a sharp pain which increases in intensity. If you were to touch a tooth with an abscess, you are likely to have a sharp jolt of pain.
Lips are a sensitive part of the body and for this reason some patients worry that lip enhancements will hurt. You will feel a scratch from the injection, but you should not experience any other pain.
No, it should not hurt to get porcelain veneers because the procedure is minimally invasive. If you are having many teeth treated with veneers, your mouth may feel a little sore straight after having the treatment, but this should not last long.
Yes we do sell boutique whitening gel to patients who have had whitening treatments with us before, as we would be to prescribe it.
Results from anti-wrinkle injections last between 3 and 4 months. It’s a good idea to repeat treatment to maintain the effects, but it’s important to have at least 3 months off between treatments.
All-on-4 dental implants are proven to last. With good care and maintenance, there’s no reason why your full arch dental implants should not last for 20 years or longer.
Every patient is different and will depend upon your body’s metabolism. On average, lip filler injections will last between 6 and 12 months.
On average, a HydraFacial takes about 30 minutes and since there is no recovery period, you can return to work with glowing skin straight after treatment.
On average, a HydraFacial takes about 30 minutes and since there is no recovery period, you can return to work with glowing skin straight after treatment.
Each patient is different, but as an average, the results of teeth whitening can last between 6 and 12 months. Zoom! teeth whitening can last up to 2 years.You can help to prolong the results of your teeth whitening, by reducing the amount of dark coloured food and drinks that you consume such as red wine, coffee and spicy foods. You should maintain a good oral hygiene by brushing your teeth twice a day. Floss and rinse regularly and give up smoking.
With good care, porcelain veneers should last between 10 and 15 years. You can help to prolong the life of your porcelain veneers by maintaining a good oral hygiene – brushing at least twice a day, flossing and seeing your dentist and hygienist regularly. You should not smoke and avoid biting on hard objects such as pen lids.
In some cases, the restoration (false tooth) can be fitted during the same appointment that the dental implant is placed. In other cases, time is needed for the mouth to heal before a restoration is fitted – this can be anything from two days to six months. Dr Simpson will let you know what you’ll require during the planning of your treatment.
Every patient is different, so it is difficult to answer this question without first seeing your teeth. On average, most patients finish their teeth straightening treatment within 6 to 18 months. You will be given a more accurate treatment time once you have had your digital scan.
All-on-4 dental implants support a full arch replacement of about 10 to 12 teeth. Some patients who want a complete full set of new teeth, can do so and will need all-on-4 dental implants to both the upper and lower jaw.
Costs of dental implants vary depending on how complex the treatment is. Dr Millar will provide a full breakdown of costs as part of the planning stage of treatment. Dental practices can offer payment plans to make treatment more affordable.
Every patient is different, and we would need to look at your skin type, condition and understand your goals before giving a personal recommendation. On average, most patients throughout Northamptonshire have a HydraFacial every month.