Having a beautiful set of teeth after drug addiction

  • 4 Surprising Causes of Yellow Teeth

    1 March 2017

    You may assume that teeth always get yellow as you get older, or that only smoking and coffee will stain teeth, but there are many other causes of yellow teeth beyond age and what you put in your mouth. It's good to know these causes so you can avoid them as much as possible. You also need to understand why it's important to have a dentist address yellowing teeth, as products you get over the counter aren't going to be effective in many cases.

  • How Dentists Have Revolutionised Their Business Structure to Alleviate Fear

    21 February 2017

    Many people have an oversensitive defence mechanism and will irrationally fear a trip to the dentist. Usually, this type of fear is rooted in uncertainty and largely in fear of the unknown. The dental industry is very well aware of this condition, as it can deter a very large percentage of the population from looking after their teeth properly. What is this industry doing in order to help people who are simply too concerned to schedule a visit?

  • The Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

    21 February 2017

    If you long for a Hollywood smile, or even if you're just not happy with the general appearance of your natural teeth, help could be at hand in the form of porcelain veneers. Porcelain veneers could give you a cost-effective and affordable option to dramatically improving the appearance of your teeth, without the need for surgical procedures such as implants. Porcelain veneers act just like false fingernails, covering your natural teeth to hide and correct imperfections.

  • 4 Common Causes of Bad Breath in Denture Wearers

    21 February 2017

    People who wear dentures are often stunned by just how easily bad breath (halitosis) can occur. In fact, this condition is sometimes simply known as 'denture halitosis'. Bad breath is obviously going to be embarrassing and cause some social anxiety, which can be particularly hard to deal with if you already feel self-conscious about wearing your dentures in public. Even more importantly, bad breath indicates that there is something wrong inside the mouth, and the factors that cause bad breath can themselves lead to more serious issues.

  • 4 Reasons Adults Should Use Fixed Braces Instead of Clear Braces

    17 February 2017

    During the last few years, clear braces, which can be removed at will by the wearer have become a lot more popular, especially among adult wearers. That shouldn't really come as a surprise; the ability to have your teeth straightened without wearing visible, irremovable braces is clearly going to be a tempting prospect for most adults who need orthodontic treatment. That said, clear removable braces are not always the best option.

  • Dental Trauma: Understanding Different Forms of Tooth Damage

    15 February 2017

    The teeth can sustain physical damage due to accidental injury, particularly from mechanical impact or stress. This is known as dental trauma, and it can affect anyone, though the problem is more common in younger, active individuals. If you have this type of dental damage, you should consult your dentist for restoration. The common treatments include extraction of teeth, installation of a new crown and application of veneer. The specific recommended solution will depend on the extent of damage.

  • Why Dental Implants Should Hold No Fear for You

    15 February 2017

    Many people have long memories, especially when it comes to a painful experience from their childhood. They may especially remember a visit to a dental surgery that didn't go so well, and that type of reflection is in the back of the mind up until the present day. The good news is that both procedures and materials have improved exponentially over the last decade or more. The dental surgery today is a very different place.