January 19, 2019

Are Your Gums Spoiling Your Smile?

Healthy gums are designed to frame your teeth, hopefully complimenting a beautifully white smile. But what happens if they don’t really do this? People can have one of two problems, either that their smile looks “gummy” and they don’t show enough of their teeth, or that their gums have shrunk back or receded so they […]

Eating Juicy Pomegranates Could Benefit Your Oral Health

Pomegranates have become more popular in recent years, cropping up in numerous recipes, but they are not the easiest of fruit to eat, and eating one is best attempted when wearing old clothes as the juice will stain! However there might be good reasons for persevering with this fruit which is just coming into season, […]

Do You Know How Diet Affects Your Teeth?

It is easy to whiten your teeth safely and effectively through using a great home whitening kit, but white teeth are no good unless they are healthy, and what you eat can make a real difference. Diet and Its Effect on Your Teeth Keeping an eye on what you eat will help you maintain healthy […]

Could Better Brushing Techniques Help Whiten Your Teeth?

Well no, probably not, but better brushing techniques will help remove some of the surface stains from your teeth, and will ensure your teeth and gums stay healthy. This means you’ll be able to whiten your teeth safely and comfortably, and even better you’ll be helping your teeth last a lifetime. Why Is It Important […]

Think You Grind Your Teeth? Take Action!

A lot of people do grind or clench their teeth occasionally, and this doesn’t usually cause any lasting damage to the teeth. But when teeth grinding, or to give it its proper name, bruxism, becomes a habit then it is definitely time to take action. This habit can cause extensive damage to the teeth and […]

Whitening Your Teeth Safely and Healthily

Teeth whitening is a really popular procedure, but it’s all too easy to lose sight of the fact that home teeth whitening kits can use quite strong bleaching gel, and it does pay to take precautions to make sure you whiten your teeth safely. Book a Dental Checkup before Whitening This step is absolutely essential, […]

Gum Disease and How to Avoid It

Gum disease is a condition that will affect most people at some point during their lifetime. Gum disease can be mild, or if left untreated it can develop into an extremely serious condition that not only affects the teeth and gums, but also influences overall health. It’s something that is taken extremely seriously by dental […]

Is Your Breath ready for that Christmas Mistletoe?

The festive season is already well underway, and while many people are looking forward to stealing a kiss underneath the mistletoe, others may be less enthusiastic due to worries over bad breath. Bad breath or halitosis is a very common complaint, and most of us suffer from it occasionally after eating something particularly spicy, or […]

Your Teeth Need Healthy Pink Gums

It’s all very well trying to have a nice white smile, but unless your gums are healthy and strong your teeth will simply fall out. It’s essential to look after your gums as they help keep your teeth firmly anchored into the jawbone. Your gums should look a nice pale pink colour, they should feel […]