Now that kids are heading back to school, it's time to start thinking about picture day. That's the day the parents look forward to, and kids dread – especially teenagers. There are just so many things to consider when it comes to picture day. Teens need the right hairstyle, the right clothing, and the right smile. Uh oh. The smile. What if your teen has discolored teeth? If your teen has discolored teeth, and is worried about how they'll look in the pictures, it's time to take action. [Read More]
Is Closing Your Teeth Gap Necessary?
Gaps in teeth are not uncommon. Some people choose to live with them, while others want them closed. Whether the gap should be closed is a decision that should be made between you and your dentist. To help you decide if your gap should go, here is what you need to know. Why Should You Close Your Gap? In some instances, getting rid of the gap is purely a cosmetic concern. [Read More]
The Braces Are Coming Off! But Now What?
You made it through all those months with wires on your teeth, and now it is time for the big reveal. You finally get to see the smile that all this hard work should lead to now that the braces are coming off. While this momentous occasion is definitely one that is exciting, the new change in your mouth is bound to bring on a few questions. After all, the last thing you want to do is anything that will jeopardize that killer new smile of yours. [Read More]
Just Got Veneers? Here's How You Can Protect Them
Porcelain veneers can change the way your smile looks, and if you've recently had some installed, you might be thrilled with their appearance. Once you get used to them, you might start to worry a bit about how you can ensure the veneers remain as bright and wonderful as they looked when you first got them. With these tips, veneers can last a good number of years. Only Use Teeth For Chewing Food Items and Speaking [Read More]