Your bright on™ premium teeth whitening questions answered

We’ve got all the answers you need about SmileDirectClub’s bright on teeth whitening.

Whitening your smile has never been easier. The best part? You don’t have to pay premium prices for premium whitening. Our bright on premium teeth whitening contains our proprietary Bright Boost™ formula, which has the same enamel-safe whitening agent used by dentists – for half the cost. And it whitens teeth in just 1 week.

We’re answering your most commonly asked questions here to arm you with everything you need to know to get a brighter, confident smile.

How do I use bright on?

Here’s everything you need to know about how to use bright on whitening, plus a video to show you how.

How many uses are in each bright on pen?

Each bright on pen contains 4 applications.

How many pens are in 1 full whitening treatment?

The 4-pack of bright on is a full 1-week whitening treatment, which keeps your teeth their brightest bright for 6 months. The 8-pack of teeth whitening pens contains 2 full rounds of whitening – enough to make your deepest, darkest stains turn toward the light.

When should I whiten my teeth, and how often?

Whiten for 5 minutes every morning and night for 1 week. Remember to whiten every 6 months. Since it only takes 10 minutes a day, you can whiten while you’re in aligner treatment, but some Club members find it easier to wait until after treatment is complete.

What’s the benefit of using the light?

You’ll enhance the power of bright on premium whitening with the LED accelerator light, helping you achieve your pearly white grin. This LED light uses blue light to react with Bright Boost, making it absorb even faster and speed up the whitening process. Plus, the light plugs into both iPhones and Android phones, making your white smile even easier to achieve.

What phones can I use the LED light with?

The LED light works with a few different phone connections:

  • Micro USB
  • USB-C
  • Standard USB
  • Lightning (iPhone)

Will whitening cause tooth sensitivity?

bright on was specifically formulated to deliver brighter smiles to all. However, if you do feel any discomfort, discontinue use for 24 hours.

Should I use bright on while wearing my invisible aligners?

No, apply bright on after you’ve taken out your aligners and brushed your teeth. Great news: bright on only takes 5 minutes in the morning and 5 minutes in the evening – when you’re already brushing your teeth – and won’t disrupt your smile plan.

Can I use bright on if I have fillings, bonding, or veneers?

Using teeth whitening with bonding or fillings can discolor your teeth. bright on does not whiten veneers.

Is there an age requirement for bright on?

Do not use bright on if you are under 12 years old.

Can I use bright on if I’m vegan?

Yes! In fact, bright on is vegan, gluten-free, soy-free, and lactose-free.

Can I use bright on if I’m pregnant?

We recommend that women who are pregnant or nursing check with their doctor before beginning any teeth whitening treatment.

What are the ingredients in bright on?

Propylene glycol, hydrogen peroxide, PVP, flavor (mint).

How can I buy bright on?

bright on is available online at, on Amazon, at Walmart, CVS, and Sam’s Club.

What are SmileDirectClub invisible aligners?

SmileDirectClub aligners are delivered straight to your door and designed to give you a straighter smile for half the cost of traditional braces1. Use aligners with bright on whitening for the ultimate smile you’ll love. Get started at


1Half the cost of braces” claim based on Single Pay vs. avg. fees (incl. diagnostics and exams) for braces treatment, as reported in a nat’l survey of orthodontists. Comparison does not include added costs, such as retainers, and is limited to mild-to-moderate teeth correction, as braces may treat additional issues.

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