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22 August 2016
No. Under the Cosmetic Product (Safety) (Amendment) Regulations 2012, products containing or releasing between 0.1% and 6% hydrogen peroxide can only be sold to dental practitioners.
Dental hygienists can only carry out tooth whitening on prescription from a dentist and a dentist should be on the premises when the first treatment is carried out. Hygienists must be trained and competent in the procedure and should also contact the DDU to ensure they are indemnified.
This guidance was correct at publication on 22/08/2016. It is intended as general guidance for members only. If you are a member and need specific advice relating to your own circumstances, please contact one of our advisers.
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