Strawberry-Lemon Sorbet

Strawberry-Lemon Sorbet (Recipe by Karen D. Krchma) Strawberries are a perfect way to end a meal. Here is a healthy way to reduce sugar desserts and still have fun!  Strawberries are great tooth “scrubbers” and high in fiber, a definite health plus. Lemon assists with pH balance in the body. Stevia is a natural sweetener and does [...]

By | 2017-02-02T20:45:53+00:00 February 12th, 2014|General Dental Information, General Health|

Tooth Whitening products & ingredients

Smile Whitening is a hot topic and one of the most popular cosmetic treatments sought out today.  Reading the labels and deciding on which product is right for you can be very confusing. Peroxide is the active ingredient in nearly all tooth whitening products.  There are two types - carbamide peroxide and hydrogen peroxide.  Both [...]

By | 2017-02-02T20:45:53+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental, General Dental Information|

Obliterate Morning Breath

Your nighttime routine can obliterate morning breath! The September issue of "Cosmopolitan" Magazine has a great recommendation to alter your dental hygiene routine at home before bedtime and you can eliminate that pesky morning breath. "BRUSH...for two minutes (30 seconds on each quadrant) to remove surface debris. dislodge hidden food and plaque - a [...]

By | 2013-09-20T20:59:47+00:00 September 20th, 2013|Dental, Dental Hygiene, General Dental Information, General Health|

Dental implants

Dental implants are the best option for patients who have severely cracked or missing teeth. Performed in single or multitooth restorations, implants are a permanent option for those who might otherwise need something like dentures. For decades, titanium implants were the only choice, but the new zirconia implants offer several benefits, including a holistic one, [...]

Quick Way to Brighten Your Smile

Want a quick tip to brighten your smile? NewBeauty says Hollywood celebrities know a trick- that makeup can make a big difference in your overall look. Whether you recently whitened or never have, wearing lipstick with a bluish hue in it will make your teeth look whiter no matter what. NewBeauty also reports Supersmile On-the-Go [...]

By | 2013-07-15T14:58:19+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Hidden Braces

Traditional braces are  still the most ideal for severely misaligned teeth.  However, if you only are looking to get a small fix to improve your 'social' smile but don't want to walk around with visible metal braces, NewBeauty has a recommendation- Incognito Lite Hidden Braces. They are great for correcting mild imperfections in the anterior, mainly [...]

By | 2013-07-10T22:43:37+00:00 July 10th, 2013|Cosmetic Dentistry, General Dental Information|

Fun Teeth Numbers

As pubished in Allure Magazine, Tooth history has had it's moments of true brilliance... 1000 B.C.: Approximate year of Africa's Bantu migration. The people believed death entered the body through the teeth; to allow death to exit, they filed their teeth into triangular points. 19:20 Passage in the Book of Job in which the phrase [...]

By | 2013-06-25T15:28:50+00:00 June 25th, 2013|Uncategorized|