Can you go for teeth whitening if you have dental restorations such as crowns? The short answer is yes, though you cannot whiten a dental crown. Dental crowns do not affect you being a good candidate for this treatment, so it is not anything to worry about. What you should be concerned about, however, are your expectations. Here is what you should know about teeth whitening when you have dental crowns and a look at your options. [Read More]
Three ways in which dental braces can improve your health
Dental braces are a common cosmetic solution to misaligned teeth. However, you may not realise that they bring a number of health benefits as well as an aesthetic improvement. Here are some ways in which braces will bring improvements to your health as well as your appearance. Dental health Straightened teeth are not only more attractive, they are easier to clean. It is much more difficult to clean all the surfaces of crooked teeth, and this means that bacteria will build up in the hard-to-reach areas. [Read More]
Benefits of Teeth Whitening
Teeth whitening is one of the most common cosmetic dentistry procedures. It involves the use of a peroxide gel to brighten your teeth. There are many teeth whitening solutions, from laser teeth whitening to over-the-counter whitening trays. Before you sign up for any teeth whitening treatment, here is a review of some of the benefits of whitening your teeth. Self-Esteem A smile is one of the things many people use to assess your personality. [Read More]
Why See Your Dentist Before a Long Holiday?
If you're planning a longer than usual holiday, then it's a good idea to see your dentist before you go. Why? Get a Clean Bill of Health While you can't always predict when you're going to have dental problems, you can head some off by having regular check-ups. If you haven't seen your dentist recently, then it's worth having a check-up before you go away. You may have minor problems that need some work. [Read More]