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Cosmetic Dentistry: Subtle Changes for Big Differences

Cosmetic dentistry involves large scale procedures such as braces for adults, but this field also offers simple procedures that can make a huge difference to your smile. Hi! My name is Corky, and I have been committed to having the best smile possible for years. However, like many people, I also have to live within a budget. Because of that, I have found the best ways to make my smile look amazing without spending a lot of time or money at the dentists. If you are looking for a place to learn about the procedures that give you the best value for your money, you have come to the right place. In this blog, I am going to discuss procedures ranging from teeth whitening to veneers, and I am going to tell you how to make your smile beautiful!

Are Self-Ligating Braces the Best Option For Your Child?

If your child's teeth need straightening and your orthodontist recommends that they wear custom braces, then you may be asked if you want to use self-ligating braces. How do these braces work, and why might they be a better option for your child? What Are Self-Ligating Braces? Self-ligating braces are similar to metal braces; however, they use a different kind of bracket-and-wire system. On regular metal braces, brace wires are held in place on their brackets by elastic bands. Read More 

Dental Implants: 4 Ways to Avoid Implant Failure

Dental implants technology remains to be one of the most exciting advancements in the dental field. The procedure has restored the confidence and smile of many people who have lost their teeth in one way or another. The process involves surgical attachment of a metal post to the jawbone to hold the artificial tooth. As soon as the metal post is laid, a replacement tooth is mounted. With the right care, most of the dental implants cases are successful. Read More 

An Unwanted Midnight Snack: Why You Keep Chewing Your Cheeks at Night

Do you wake up some mornings to find that you have chewed or bitten your cheeks in your sleep? Not only can nightly cheek biting leave you with painful ulcers, but it can also leave you stressed and worn out. Fortunately, with a little dental detective work you can find the cause of your cheek biting and take the appropriate action to remedy it. First, you should start with the 'why'. Read More 

Stomach Sensitivity And Your Teeth: The Facts You Need To Know

Nobody likes to experience the dreaded feeling of nausea. Whether it is pregnancy related or the stomach flu, nausea leaves your whole body feeling unsettled. However, when nausea turns into a more long-term situation, then you need to consider the effect it has on your teeth. If you've been vomiting regularly for the past couple of weeks, you should be concerned with your dental health, and these are the reasons why. Read More 

Why Early Signs of Gum Disease Should Not Be Ignored

Although there are different elements of your daily hygiene that you could skip, such as washing your hair, your oral care is not something to be inconsistent with. Failure to engage in the proper cleaning techniques on a daily basis will pose the risk of you developing a host of oral problems, with the most common being gum disease. Nevertheless, since gum disease typically starts to manifest with bleeding gums, some people will ignore this symptom assuming they are simply brushing their teeth much too vigorously. Read More