The StyleItaliano Direct Workflow
StyleItaliano have collaborated with dental product manufacturers to bring dental professionals a unique combination of world class products, practical methods and dedicated learning programs known as the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow.
The sequential stages in the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow each teach a specific skill and advocate use of an instrument or system. Every stage in the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow has a methodology and a product that is deemed a ‘must have’ in achieving the ultimate smile makeover.
Educated and accredited by StyleItaliano and delivered by Optident; all of the products and materials in the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow are available to purchase from Optident. Explore the nine different stages below and request your in-practice demonstration in our form below.
1. PHOTOGRAPHY & DOCUMENTATION
AN ESSENTIAL PART OF EVERYDAY PRACTICE
A vital first step in diagnosis and treatment planning, clear, professional images can help patients visualise the changes they hope to see.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS SMILE LITE MDP: MAKING PROFESSIONAL DENTAL PHOTOGRAPHY ACCESSIBLE TO ALL
Affordable alternative to SLR – MDP can be used by the whole team easily
Revolutionise the quality of the photos that can be taken using your smartphone
Easily take colour corrected images for shade taking & communication with patients
Every day communication with the lab, easily transferred from your mobile device
Short video clips showing natural facial expressions
Get started immediately – no special app, calibration or specific education required! Choose from four different steps of lighting power to take your perfect photo or video.
View the full Smile Line Range.
“Smile Lite MDP is a total revolution for dental photography because of its extreme simplicity of use, the professional results it is possible to reach and also because of its economical aspect” – Louis Hardan – Inventor of Smile Lite MDP & StyleItaliano honorary member
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2. TOOTH WHITENING
THE PERFECT FOUNDATION FOR AESTHETIC DENTISTRY
Tooth whitening provides the perfect foundation for aesthetic dentistry as a minimally invasive and affordable way to enhance the patient’s smile.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS WHITE DENTAL BEAUTY: LEADING THE WAY WITH HIGH QUALITY, PROFESSIONAL TOOTH WHITENING SYSTEMS
Choose from four professional whitening systems designed to suit all patients needs
Experience improved whitening results in less time with the patented NOVON® formula
Achieve effective and visible results in less than one week
Cater for sensitive teeth with the mild 5%CP whitening system (Independent study available)
For you and your patient’s convenience, no refrigeration is needed
View the full White Dental Beauty tooth whitening Range.
“I use White Dental Beauty in my daily practice. It gives nice results. It has good sensitivity management (and) my patients like it too” – Anna Salat – StyleItaliano honorary member and advocate of White Dental Beauty
Book a free Tooth Whitening consultation
3. LOUPES & MAGNIFICATION
DENTAL LOUPES: TRUE MAGNIFICATION IN FAVOUR OF BETTER PATIENT CARE
Dental loupes are essential prior to any restorative work, ensuring accuracy and precision with every treatment.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS UNIVET DENTAL LOUPES: ACHIEVE SUPERIOR PERFORMANCE FROM A GLOBAL LEADER IN MAGNIFICATION
A wide range to suit your needs: including off-the-shelf loupes and the highest spec prismatics
Enjoy extraordinary visual comfort with high quality lenses and exclusive coatings
Operate with extreme precision using Univet’s high performance illumination systems
Choose from a range of Italian styles; from Glamour to Urban Life & Sport to Trendy
Experience solid and durable loupes, which are lightweight for your comfort
View the full Univet Loupes Range.
“I can’t imagine dentistry without magnification. It is so important for your posture, your eyesight, your diagnosis and your performance. Univet loupes are amazing! Very comfortable, crystal clear vision and inexpensive. The best purchase I have made for myself and my practice.” – Antonio Nicolo – StyleItaliano honorary member
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4. PREPARING & CLEANING
DENTAL AIR POLISHING & AIR ABRASION: A FUNDAMENTAL TREATMENT FOR EVERY DENTAL PROFESSIONAL
Clean tooth tissue is essential in all areas of a smile makeover; from creating a clean surface prior to bonding to performing a highly efficient clean and stain removal.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS AQUACARE: A UNIQUE SOLUTION FOR BOTH AIR POLISHING & AIR ABRASION IN ONE UNIT
Create a completely clean surface prior to bonding and restorative work
Use for cutting, caries removal, cavity preparation & much more
Enjoy a disposable multi-use powder system, including the sought after Sylc Powder
Utilise a versatile 4-in-1 Handpiece: cut, clean, wash & dry
Flick between air abrasion & air polishing treatments in seconds with a single switch
Perform contact free dentistry in a multitude of areas from ortho to restorative work
View the full AquaCare Range.
“Clean tooth tissue is essential to bond to for the most predictable direct and indirect restorations; thanks to the efficiency and brilliance of AquaCare, an everyday tool that is hard to live without in my practice.” – Ajay Juneja – StyleItaliano honorary member
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5. MATRIX SYSTEMS
A KEY STRUCTURE IN THE SUCCESS OF DIRECT ANTERIOR RESTORATIONS
As a key structure in the success of direct anterior restorations, a good matrix system will help recreate the natural shape of the tooth with aesthetic results.
Practice minimally invasive, restorative dentistry
Produce natural looking healthy aesthetic results
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS UNICA: THE ONE SOLUTION FOR ANTERIOR RESTORATIONS
Use for class III, IV, V, direct stratification composite veneers & shape modifications
Create predictable, aesthetic, anterior composites suitable for the direct veneer
Utilise the contoured profile to deliver an anatomic restoration of the interproximal margins
Placement wings facilitate ease of positioning & matrix adaptation
Easily manage the cervical area: create a predictable restoration and/or gingival retraction
Restore both interproximal and cervical margins at once
View the full Unica Range.
“Unica is the solution to everyday anterior restorations. One effective matrix for everyday anterior aesthetic and functional results.” – Jordi Manauta – StyleItaliano honorary member
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6. SHADE TAKING
MAKING AESTHETIC RESULTS PREDICTABLE
Choosing the right composite shade for the perfect smile makeover can be hard. Given that the shade selection is crucial to provide a harmonious blend with the patient’s natural dentition; it is of the utmost importance that this stage is performed with accuracy.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS MY SHADE GUIDE: CREATE YOUR OWN PERSONALISED SHADE GUIDE
Achieve accuracy with shade taking using your own unique, personalised shade guide
Easily create your own shade guide using the accessories, tools and supports provided
Accomplish accurate and reliable results
Create personalised shade guides for composite work
Reliably predict the outcome of restorative work – select the right shade every time
View the full My Shade Guide Range.
“My Shade Guide by Smileline is the pillar of the StyleItaliano philosophy: your personal definitive shade guide – with any composite system, in 15 minutes, done! At StyleItaliano we know how to lead you in mastering your aesthetic outcome in composite, in a feasible, teachable and repeatable way.” – Walter Devoto – StyleItaliano founding member
Book a free Shade Taking consultation
AESTHETIC & MINIMALLY INVASIVE SMILE MAKEOVERS
As a fundamental part of every smile makeover, a good composite system can offer limitless potential to restore function and aesthetics.
There is a clear patient demand for whiter, brighter smile & lasting aesthetic results
Achieve natural looking results, improving the appearance of the patient’s natural teeth
A minimally invasive treatment, which is affordable for patients
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS WHITE DENTAL BEAUTY PROFESSIONAL COMPOSITE SYSTEM: ANTERIOR & POSTERIOR SOLUTIONS
Comprising of 9 syringes in total, the system is driven by the patient demand for a whiter smile
Find the perfect colour match for bleached of white teeth using the ‘5 shades of white’
Enjoy optimum viscosity, resulting in excellent handling – ideal for modelling & shaping
Superior polishing gives shine and lustre to the finished restorations
A one-shade posterior composite designed specifically to work easily with the Fast Modelling Technique
HOMOGENOUS in colour with light scattering universal opacity which is mimetic with the tooth
Enjoy optimum viscosity, resulting in excellent handling – ideal for carving, modelling & shaping
Wear resistant, with a very fast polish for a quick and simple aesthetic result
View the full White Dental Beauty Professional CompoSite Systems Range.
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“Nowadays successful anterior composites are satisfying for both patients and clinicians on a daily basis. Direct adhesive procedures have almost limitless potential to restore function aesthetics, while preserving healthy tooth tissue. For this reason, CompoSite by White Dental Beauty, powered by StyleItaliano, is my favourite choice to take care of my patients wellbeing.” – Monaldo Saracinelli – StyleItaliano honorary member
“This posterior CompoSite material is created to simplify our daily workflow in the chewing teeth, because of the special characteristics of this material with one shade you can easily mimic colour and anatomy of all posterior teeth.” – Murad Akhundov – StyleItaliano honorary member
THE ART OF MODELLING, CARVING AND MANIPULATING
Successful aesthetic restorations require innovative instruments that are designed for composite modelling and sculpting.
STYLEITALIANO RECOMMENDS LM ARTE INSTRUMENTS: SCULPT MASTERPIECES
A set of innovative instruments for aesthetic restorations, designed for composite modelling and sculpting
For ease, every tool is colour coded and named by its main function
High quality tools crafted from DuraGrade Max steel with an exceptional non-stick polish
A complete set of instruments created with the StyleItaliano team: Applica, Condensa, Fissura, Misura, Eccesso
Ergonomic handle design for complete control
View the full LM Arte Instrument Range.
“We have designed incredible instruments, you asked for them and with LM we now have one of the most popular instrument sets.” – Angelo Putignano – StyleItaliano founding member
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9. FINISHING & POLISHING
BREATHE LIFE INTO YOUR NEW RESTORATIONS
A high finish and shine requires repeatable bur protocol and effective polishing tools.
STEP 1: STYLEITALIANO FINISHING BUR KIT
A set of 6 burs designed to simplify and provide a repeatable bur protocol with precise guidance and instructions for use
Includes a low speed flame diamond bur (the 4th bur in the kit) for finishing, smoothing and shape configuration of the anteriors. It also provides extra control during finishing and is recommended for use at a very low speed, without water.
View the full StyleItaliano Finishing Bur Range.
“Even though this bur is designed and sold for periodontics, and despite its apparent aggressiveness, I have discovered that this is the most ideal instrument for finishing composites, because of the low speed and high torque of a conventional latch-type contrangle.” – Jordi Manauta – StyleItaliano honorary member
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STEP 2: WHITE DENTAL BEAUTY SI SHINE
2 designs of polishing wheels & buds for superior access to all surfaces
Works in harmony with White Dental Beauty CompoSite for a high lustre polish
Diamond impregnated to eliminate the need for additional polishing pastes
Simple 2 step system with varied diamond coarseness for the ultimate shine
Autoclavable for multiple use and value
Very fast, unsurpassed finish
White Dental Beauty SI Shine Range coming soon.
View the full White Dental Beauty Range.
“In just two steps; unsurpassed polished and shiny restoration for both anterior and posterior. Fast, effective, reliable and reusable – this is the SI Shine” – Louis Hardan – StyleItaliano honorary member
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#WHITEOLOGY in the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow
#WHITEOLOGY is the methodology that combines professional tooth whitening and composite, stages 2 and 7 of the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow, to help restore healthy smiles in every day practice. #WHITEOLOGY satisfies the increasing patient demand for whiter smiles with predictable, repeatable smile enhancing treatments.
Sitting at the heart of the StyleItaliano Direct Workflow, #WHITEOLOGY uses White Dental Beauty tooth whitening gels and Professional CompoSite Systems to whiten and restore, ensuring a minimally invasive approach to affordable and predictable smile design.
Learn more about #WHITEOLOGY on the dedicated Discover page.
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