When you were younger, you were probably reminded by your parents, or at least your dentist, to floss your teeth once a day in addition to the standard brushing twice a day. This is because flossing is just as important as brushing for the health of your mouth. In fact, without flossing, you’re leaving behind [...]
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When you come to the end of your Invisalign treatment you will gently move on the retainer stage of your treatment. It is very important to wear them as prescribed by Ollie and Darsh, which is 6 months for 22 hours per day, 6 months night time wear and once you move on to your third set you can wear a few night per week over night or maybe while watching TV or reading.
More and more lately our clients are coming in and sharing their confidence issues and telling us that they wish to be ‘Neat and Clean’ as a major part of their character is to interact with the people around them, and this requires an approachable appearance.
Sugars attack your teeth. Invisible germs called bacteria live in your mouth all of the time. Some of these bacteria form a sticky material called plaque which sits on the surface of your teeth. When you put sugar in your mouth, the bacteria in the plaque eat up the sugar and turn into acids. These [...]
* Don’t swallow toothpaste as this can cause fluoride toxicity. Children should be especially instructed against this. * Don’t use toothpaste for pimples too excessively. Although it does seem to help, there are no studies that rule out possible side effects or dangers. People with sensitive skin are prone to burns and irritation on using [...]