Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

Discover the world of cosmetic dentistry, where dental work is undertaken for primarily aesthetic, not functional, purposes.

Teeth Whitening

January 12th, 2018 by

Teeth whitening is big business. By 2024, the global teeth whitening market will climb to over $7 billion in US dollars, researchers predict. What’s driving the market? Well, in addition to clean, healthy teeth, people want their teeth to be […]

Domestic Abuse Survivor Is Reborn After Dentist Repairs Smile

May 31st, 2017 by

Could cosmetic dentistry help survivors heal from domestic abuse? Research shows that going to the dentist can vastly improve both physical health and self-perception. People who regularly visit the dentist are far more likely to find financial and romantic success, […]

Healthy Smiles and Photographs

May 2nd, 2017 by

With the rise of social media, our smiles have grown more important than ever. Access to high-resolution cameras on phones or tablets mean self-portraits have become the social currency of our times. These developments have certainly made it quicker and easier […]

The Power of A Healthy Smile

December 7th, 2015 by

A friendly, beaming and healthy smile generally puts people at ease and makes others feel welcome in your presence. However, years of anecdotal evidence and even professional and academic studies show that a good smile can do much more. Keeping […]

Teeth Whitening at Home

October 15th, 2014 by
Teeth whitening before and after

Everyone wants white, healthy-looking teeth, but professional teeth whitening can be expensive. No wonder home teeth whitening is such a hot search topic. We’re all looking to save money without (hopefully) sacrificing our pearly-whites! Even in tough times, though, people are apparently willing to spend […]

Foods That Stain Teeth: What NOT to Eat if You Want a White Smile

May 18th, 2012 by
White teeth and bright smiles may be marred by foods.

Everybody wants their smile to be as white as possible, right? And by now we’re all well aware of cosmetic dentistry’s various teeth-whitening options, from whitening toothpastes to bleaching. But keeping a white, bright smile can also depend on what […]