Megan Fairhall, dental hygienist and therapist, discusses her career development, what inspired her to start the #LiveToSmile campaign, and the importance of education, as well as her own courses.
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Megan qualified from the University of Portsmouth in 2010 with a BSc degree in Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy. She has since developed her own dental brand #LIVETOSMILE, where by she utilises social media and online marketing to attract new patients, focusing on her teeth whitening treatments, a part of dentistry she has discovered a real passion for.
#LIVETOSMILE has since been introduced into three different dental practices one being on the famous Harley Street in London. Subsequently Megan
was asked by the global brand Philips to represent them as a key opinion leader. Megan
has since been working closely with Philips on many projects including helping to raise awareness of the issues surrounding illegal teeth whitening which has included featuring in documentaries with the BBC, press and much more. Megan
now runs whitening training courses in association with Philips for DH&DT’s, helping to uplift and inspire them to elevate their careers within dentistry.
Megan also works with the prestigious toothpaste brand Regenerate as a KOL helping to raise awareness to the consumer on acid erosion. This has lead to exciting opportunities and features in lots of beauty press and events. Including a world wide feature in Virgin Atlantic’s inflight magazine.
Megan’s latest project her #LIVETOSMILE Dental Beauty Box is another great passion of hers. Aiming to educate and inspire the public when purchasing their dental products. Providing them with the dental products they need combined with beauty products they want all delivered to their door in a bespoke reusable pink beauty box.
For more information, visit https://www.livetosmile.co.uk/home/.
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