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Temporary dentures solve”unsightly gaps”

Temporary dentures solve”unsightly gaps”

Temporary dentures can provide a short-term solution to missing teeth, it has been claimed. A study in the Academy of General Dentistry’s (AGD’s) clinical journal revealed that 86 per cent of dentists report that their patients’ biggest fear of losing a tooth is the associated social embarrassment. However, with interim removable dentures, people can still […]


Health and beauty industry ‘experiencing strong growth’

Health and beauty industry ‘experiencing strong growth’

The health and beauty industry is to experience strong growth this year, despite pressure on household budgets. At least that is the prediction of Verdict Research, which stated that products such as tooth whitening kits are to withstand the economic squeeze. "In uncertain times people are still willing to spend money on making themselves look […]


Botox is ‘quick and easy’

Botox is ‘quick and easy’

Botox and other forms of facial rejuvenation are rising in popularity because they are quick and easy, it has been claimed. Physician Dr Joel Schlessinger has claimed that many people are seeking minimally-invasive cosmetic surgery on their lunch breaks. Fraxel Laser Treatment is one such option, he told Action 3 News, as it gives definite […]


Veneers ‘prevent nail biting’

Veneers ‘prevent nail biting’

Veneers can help people to stop biting their nails, it has been claimed. Jeffrey Weller, dentist and founder of Weller Aesthetic & Restorative Dental Care in Chicago, claimed having the cosmetic dentistry treatment can deter people from their biting habit. He explained to the Chicago Tribune that unlike natural teeth, veneers do not get sharper […]


Cosmetic dentistry ‘doesn’t impress Coventry’

Cosmetic dentistry ‘doesn’t impress Coventry’

The trend of lunchtime cosmetic dentistry treatments may have hit it off with London business workers, but it has been slow to catch on in other cities. At least that is the opinion of managing director Doug Squires from Coventry. He told the Coventry Telegraph that in the engineering world, it is less about how […]


Asaps raise Botox party concerns

Asaps raise Botox party concerns

A US-based trend of holding so-called "Botox parties" is causing a stir in the cosmetic surgery industry. The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (Asaps) has warned that undergoing the anti-ageing treatment at one of these events should not be a decision taken lightly. It explained: "Failure to follow post-treatment instructions can lead to complications. […]


Has Abbey Clancy had a brace?

Has Abbey Clancy had a brace?

Abbey Clancy may have had orthodontic treatment to improve her smile, it has been revealed. The 22-year-old was photographed leaving the Dental Excellence surgery in Liverpool last week, reported the Sunday People. However, instead of giving her usual smile to the awaiting photographers, the Liverpudlian model hid her mouth behind a rainbow-coloured handbag. When asked […]


Quick-fix cosmetic dentistry

Quick-fix cosmetic dentistry

There is now a range of cosmetic dentistry procedures to suit even the busiest person, it has been revealed. The Daily Mail reports that improving a smile is now just as easy as "popping into your local salon for a lunchtime facial or getting a manicure". However, British Association of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) board member […]


Brides and grooms book teeth whitening

Brides and grooms book teeth whitening

A quarter of brides-to-be intend to have a teeth whitening treatment before their big day, it has been revealed. Reported by the Associated Press, a survey by Wedding magazine found that this figure shrinks to 11 per cent among prospective grooms. Other pre-wedding day treatments included cosmetic surgery – considered by four per cent of […]


Brits'”shocking”dental habits revealed

Brits'”shocking”dental habits revealed

This year’s National Dental survey reveals some of the bad habits picked up by Brits and the damage caused to oral health. Ironically marking the start of National Smile Month, the survey shows how badly Britons treat their teeth – 27 per cent of whom have used them to open bottles and 13 per cent […]