Professional Teeth Whitening or Over the Counter?
Are you insecure about your smile? Are those over-the-counter teeth whitening products not doing the job? Look no further!
Everyone wants a whiter smile, but many people are worried about the cost and whether or not the product will work. If the only option was going to the local supermarket to purchase teeth whitening strips or teeth whitening mouthwash, the process would be very discouraging, because these aren’t always promising and take weeks, if not months to begin working. Professional teeth whitening, however, is guaranteed and safer than using over-the-counter products. Read more
Don’t let teeth gaps keep you from showing off your pearly whites.
Not everyone is blessed with perfect, healthy teeth their whole lives. Sometimes as adults, we lose a tooth or two. Now, having teeth gaps in your smile isn’t as terrible as some may think, but it isn’t too great either. Rather than having a gap in our smile, here are three options you can do to have a full set of teeth: Read more
Wanting something can be as bad as getting it
The worst jobs for us, as dentist’s and hygienists, are the ones we have to do on babies teeth. These are unfortunately common and heartbreaking. Can you imagine an infant having a tooth pulled? It’s the kind of situation that makes you wish you could trade places with them in the chair! The worst part is, it’s Completely Avoidable! Read more
Tips to Whiten Smokers Teeth
Although there is much focus on the adverse health concerns that smokers face, there is, in fact, another area which may prove to be troublesome for smokers, which is more aesthetic in nature, smokers teeth… That is, getting and keeping a white smile. Smokers can struggle with discolored teeth, finding that the discoloration can range from moderate, to severely discolored. This is caused by the nicotine and tar in cigarettes creeping into the enamel of your teeth. Read more
What your child should know about oral piercings
Whether it is a trend or self-expression, oral piercings are becoming more and more prominent. Sometimes, your child feels that he just can’t say what he is feeling unless there is something metal pierced through his tongue or lip. Many parents cower at the thought, but this simply isn’t enough to discourage the practice. And since this is something that will affect your child’s life, he simply needs to face the facts. Read more
Can Diabetes Affect Teeth? 3 things you need to know
For those who suffer from diabetes, it is no secret that the disease has an impact on every facet of life, including oral health. Not everyone knows that diabetes can cause damage to teeth and gums, but it can further complicate an already difficult situation. The good news is that there are preventative measures that can be taken to protect the mouth from the damaging effects of diabetes, which can include periodontal disease.
Growing Old Gracefully | Dental Health
As we age, our bodies change. And our teeth, which have been with us since the adult set grew in during childhood, are no different. But advancing age is not synonymous with dentures; while dentures are an excellent option for teeth that have become unsalvageable, with proper care natural teeth can last an entire lifetime. Read more
It might surprise you to learn that there is a place in dentistry for the use of Botox. This muscle paralyzing agent has been used medically for more than two decades and with the progression of medicine, Botox is being used for more than just aesthetics. Always on the cutting edge, the professionals at Dental Innovations are now using Botox for both therapeutic and cosmetic purposes. Read more
Because You Just Can’t Keep a Toothbrush in Your Pocket
Everyone wants to keep their teeth clean. Clean teeth lead to fresh breath, easy dental exams and elevated confidence. But it isn’t always convenient or even possible to brush your teeth every few hours. Making smart choices throughout the day can help you to meet all of your dietary needs while maintaining a fresh and clean mouth. Read more