Teeth naturally come in a variety of shades and tones. They also change color over the years from age, oral hygiene habits, or lifestyle factors, like drinking a lot of coffee. Veneers are perfect for hiding stains and discoloration while fixing other aesthetic concerns simultaneously. Don’t worry, you don’t have to skip your morning cup of coffee to keep your new smile bright. However, there are a few things you should know to safeguard your pearly whites.
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May 29, 2022
April 2, 2022
If you have lost a tooth or two, a dental implant is the only method of replacing both the root and crown. Whether you are missing a single tooth, multiple teeth, or an entire arch, you can enjoy a nearly perfect replica of your natural smile. Your first step to replacing your missing teeth is having a dental implant consultation. Your dentist will conduct a visual examination and review a CT scan to ensure you’re a candidate for the procedure. Don’t be alarmed if your dentist recommends a bone graft before your placement surgery. Although it will add another step to your plan, here’s why you might need bone grafting.
March 5, 2022
Everyone deserves to feel great about their smile – but over time, minor imperfections can become problems that take away from your appearance in a big way. A cosmetic dentist can help with treatments like porcelain veneers, teeth whitening, and cosmetic bonding. But with so many dentists offering these types of services, it can be difficult to choose the right professional – unless you know what to look for. Keep reading for 4 tips for picking a cosmetic dentist!(more…)
February 25, 2022
If you don’t like how your smile looks due to years of discoloration, you may be considering teeth whitening using an over-the-counter kit. There are numerous products on the market that claim to remove stains from your pearly whites to give you a more gorgeous grin. Though some of them work as advertised, others may end up doing virtually nothing or causing more harm than good. To help you decide which teeth whitening method is the best option for your smile, read on to learn about the differences between store-bought and professional take-home kits.(more…)
February 11, 2022
Unlike other tooth-replacement options, dental implants can last a lifetime if you take care of them the right way. Fortunately, they can be cared for in the same way as your natural teeth: brushing, flossing, and making regular visits to the dentist. However, according to a 2020 article by Dentistry Today, about 58% of people don’t floss at all. Keep reading to learn why flossing with dental implants is so important, how it’s different from cleaning just your natural teeth, and how to do it properly.(more…)