Teeth whitening before and after

Teeth Whitening at Home

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 a little extra to ensure a winning smile. Industry analysts at IBISWorld report that, in…

Tooth Bonding

Bonding is a widely used type of work in which a dentist applies a tough material to a tooth for structural or cosmetic reasons. A special plastic resin is carefully matched to the natural color of the tooth being worked on. After the resin is applied to the tooth, it is cured or bonded to…

How to Whiten Teeth

Teeth whitening is a method of cosmetic dentistry designed to whiten, lighten, or restore natural color to teeth. Causes of discoloration often dictate how well the teeth take to different teeth whitening processes, so consultation with a dentist is recommended. Teeth can become discolored from a number of factors, which include: Poor Dental Hygiene –…

Gingivoplasty

Gingivoplasty is one type of work done by a cosmetic dentistry specialist, known as a periodontist. This type of work reshapes gum tissue. It is used to help improve the way the gums and teeth look. This is often done along with other work such as a gingivectomy (work done to remove gum tissue). A…

Enamel Reshaping 101

Enamel reshaping is a type of dental work that is used to change the shape of your teeth. This can change the length, width, or surface contour of a tooth. The process may be used for either structural or cosmetic reasons. In some cases, the purpose of reshaping is to make teeth look better. For…

About Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are a tool used by cosmetic dentists. They are a special type of shell that is made out of porcelain or from stuff called resin. The shells go over a damaged tooth or teeth. They are most often matched to the color of the patient’s other teeth. Dental veneers can be used to…