The sugar and acidic content in alcohol such as red wine and port can lead to teeth staining in the long term.

Alcohol vs. Dental Health

Although taking certain alcohol beverages in moderation is supposed to be good for your body, the same cannot be said of your dental health. This does not mean that a glass of wine or two will necessarily pose any significant dental risks, but it still pays to understand the effects that alcohol can...

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Tags:  Tooth Whitening

Here you see dentists applying adult orthodontics to a patient.

Adult Orthodontics De-bunked!

The wearing of braces may be a rite of passage for many kids and teens but it is by no means exclusive to them. Thanks to modern teeth straightening innovations – such as Invisalign – adult orthodontics has in recent years experienced a taste of mainstream popularity. If you missed the ...

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Tags:  Digital Smile Design,  Invisalign

How to pick the right toothpaste for you!

Very few people are aware that using the right toothpaste – according to your individual dental needs – is essential for great oral care maintenance. Just as practicing good oral care habits are important for the wellbeing of your teeth and gums, choosing the right toothpaste helps to ma...

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Home remedies for bad breath

There are many things that can cause bad breath: Dry mouth, sinus infection, acid reflux, diabetes, pneumonia, smoking, diet, alcohol consumption, etc. Thankfully, there are also many different solutions to the problem of bad breath. From applying medicinal herbs to organic remedies, many DIY thera...

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Preventing Teeth Stains for a Brighter Smile

Teeth and Aging As we grow older, so do our teeth. While we can’t do much about the ageing process, we can still exercise and eat healthy to keep our bodies in good order. The same goes for the appearance of our teeth. When the enamel layer of our teeth becomes thinner with age, the underlyin...

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How Everyday Habits Can Have an Impact on Your Teeth

As the saying goes; you sleep in the bed you make. That alludes to the fact that every decision we make, rightly or wrongly, will ultimately affect us more than they will impact others. The same wisdom applies to the everyday choices that we make in regards to the health of our teeth and gums. An im...

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Smile like a celebrity with cosmetic dental treatments

How to Get Teeth Like a Celebrity? The Types of Cosmetic Dental Treatments Available

Few people are born with a flawless set of teeth. The same goes for celebrities. If you have always wondered how some celebrities are seemingly blessed with gorgeous smiles, well, you usually do not need to look any further than their cosmetic dentists. Just as you would associate celebrity good loo...

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Tags:  Porcelain Veneers,  Tooth Whitening

How to Handle Chipped or Broken Teeth

A cosmetic dentist is expected to diagnose and treat issues concerned with the aesthetics of your smile. However, a cosmetic dentist can also tackle unforseen problems that characterise a dental emergency such as chipped or broken teeth. A person may end up with chipped or broken teeth from acciden...

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Tags:  Dental Crowns,  Porcelain Veneers

Three common dental problems - visit your dentist

3 Common Signs that mean it’s Time to Visit Your Dentist

Like most people, you probably do not look forward to a dental appointment. Then again, why would anyone look forward to what is potentially an uncomfortable or costly experience? That is probably why most people only see the dentist when it is inevitable. That said, visiting a dentist happens to be...

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Tags:  Oral Hygiene,  Toothaches

How to keep your teeth straight after orthodontic treatment

A Simple Guide to Keeping Your Teeth Straight After Orthodontic Treatment

When it is time to remove your traditional braces or conclude your Invisalign treatment, you have every reason to be excited. After all, you have invested a fair amount of time keeping up with the brace-wearing regime, and it’s now time to enjoy having straight and beautiful teeth. Of course,...

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Tags:  Invisalign,  Oral Hygiene