Tips For Buying A Toothbrush For Your Child
2 May 2018
Kids need a good oral health routine from a young age. In addition to regular dental exams, teeth brushing is absolutely essential. But, it is important for kids to use the right toothbrush each day to help keep their teeth healthy and clean. As a parent, you may be confused by what type of toothbrush to purchase for your child-- in most drug stores there is a whole aisle of just toothbrushes!
Discreet Orthodontic Options for Your Teen
2 April 2018
During the teen years, many youngsters feel self-conscious due to the physical changes that they are undergoing. Still, teenagers with misaligned teeth may need to wear an orthodontic appliance during this sensitive time in their development.
If your teen requires an orthodontic adjustment, you may be concerned about the effects of an appliance on their appearance and self-esteem. Nevertheless, there are orthodontic options available that have a minimal impact on a teen's appearance.
Why People Whiten Their Teeth
6 March 2018
Teeth whitening is one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments, and with good reason. Here are some of the reasons people whiten their teeth:
To Look Younger
There are many causes of teeth discoloration, and aging is one of them. As you age, the thickness of the outer layers of your teeth (the protective enamel) reduces due to the accumulative effect of years of natural wear and tear. Unfortunately, this lets the color of the dentin (the layer of the tooth under the) show through—and the dentin is yellow in color.
Are You In Recovery From Substance Abuse? 3 Strategies To Get Back On Track With Your Dental Health
10 February 2018
There is no way around it. Substance abuse often takes its toll on teeth. Unfortunately, drugs and alcohol tend to decrease saliva production and create an environment where cavities and gum disease flourish. Now that you are sober, you naturally want to jumpstart your new healthy lifestyle by taking back control over your dental health. As you begin to rebuild your health and happiness, use these tips to restore your smile.