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]
Receding Gums: Can They Be Restored?
If a part of your physical appearance begins to recede, wouldn't you want to restore it? Sometimes this is possible, and sometimes not. People who take steps to overcome the recession of their youth can have mixed results, although this is a fairly broad area, and your efforts might involve anything from topical skin creams to invasive plastic surgery. A receding hairline is another aspect of someone's appearance that can be difficult to remedy. [Read More]
Why Invisalign Braces Could Be The Solution For Your Child
Braces and dental work are always difficult for children to understand and stick with, especially when they are younger. Most children that need corrective braces start to get them around the age of twelve, although this varies a couple of years either way. The trouble is that this is just about the period where children also start to get the most self-conscious about their appearance. For a long time, there was simply no way around it, but luckily with the invention of Invisalign braces, there is now an alternate option. [Read More]