It’s always good to be prepared. When disaster strikes it can be hard to think straight, so if you aren’t ready, you may make the wrong move. This is the case when it comes to dental emergencies. With that in mind, if you have a dental filling, you should know what to do if it comes loose. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you make sure that you’re prepared.(more…)
October 8, 2022
September 15, 2022
So, let’s say you’ve just wrapped up a teeth whitening treatment with your dentist. You’re probably feeling pretty good about it. After all, your pearly whites are finally living up to their name! Even so, you still need to be careful to ensure your whitened smile lasts. If you’re not, something you eat or drink could stain your teeth all over again. That said, your Auburn dentist has a solution. Here’s a summary of why to eat a “white diet” after whitening and four foods that whiten teeth.(more…)
August 21, 2022
If you’ve lost a tooth or two over the years, dental implants are the next best thing to your real teeth. A dental implant is the only method to recreate both the root and the crown. Surgically placing a post into the jawbone serves as a new root, allowing it to stay in place forever with the right care. With over a 95% success rate, dental implants can last for 30 years or more; however, various factors affect their lifespan. Here are 5 habits you’ll want to avoid to ensure your new smile thrives for decades.
July 8, 2022
As you age, you expect certain changes to your appearance, like a few gray hairs and even some wrinkles. However, you may not have expected crow’s feet and other fine lines to appear in your 20s or 30s. While you could try to cover them with makeup, it is easy to feel insecure about the lines. As you stare in the mirror, you may wonder at what age should I start BOTOX? Contrary to common misconceptions, there’s not an age requirement for the treatment. Here’s what you need to know to turn back the clock.
June 9, 2022
In recent years, more and more people have tried to rectify signs of aging with cosmetic treatments like BOTOX and dermal fillers. While the two services may seem interchangeable, they’re actually quite different, providing unique results. If you want to make the right choice for your appearance, you should be aware of their differences and know what they’re each capable of. Read on to learn more about these treatments and what they can do for you.(more…)
March 15, 2022
If you’d like to get rid of crow’s feet, laugh lines, and other wrinkles on your face, you may have considered BOTOX injections. After all, this service is a great way to look years younger without making it obvious that you’ve had “work done.” However, you might be curious as to whether it comes with any side effects. Short answer: yes. Longer answer: some BOTOX side effects are more common than others, but they’re vastly outweighed by the treatment’s benefits. Keep reading to learn more!(more…)
January 28, 2022
BOTOX® is a favorite elective procedure among celebrities to combat the appearance of aging. The injections temporarily paralyze specific muscles to reduce the noticeability of facial wrinkles and crevasses. However, turning back the clock isn’t the only benefit of BOTOX®. Believe it or not, it can also treat disorders of the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). If you are tired of living with jaw pain or stiff muscles, it’s time to ask your dentist about adding BOTOX® to your TMJ therapy plan.
November 9, 2021
Nowadays, many people are searching for ways to enhance their appearance and obtain a look they can confidently show off. Well, Botox injections (botulinum toxin) have become one of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed today. Although the aesthetic intervention is well-known for reversing the effects of aging, it may surprise you to learn that it didn’t start that way. In fact, it was originally used for an entirely different purpose! Read along to learn more about the origins of Botox and how it came to be what it is today.(more…)
October 6, 2021
Missing a tooth can cause your self-esteem to take a hit. An incomplete smile makes it harder to eat, speak, and smile confidently. There are numerous tooth replacement options to pick from, but dental implants are the only one that can restore your smile and your self-image. These state-of-the-art replacement tooth roots offer unmatched results and a range of benefits to you and your smile. Here are five of the most notable ways dental implants can boost your confidence.(more…)
September 9, 2021
For several decades, dental implants have been helping patients fill in the gaps in their smiles. With an impressive 95% success rate, dental implants are extremely life-like and can last a lifetime with proper care. Although they are often classified as a restorative treatment, implants also offer several cosmetic perks. Read on to learn about three of the most noteworthy cosmetic benefits of dental implants.(more…)