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Blackpool pair displaying bright smiles once again

Blackpool pair displaying bright smiles once again

A Blackpool couple have expressed their satisfaction and delight with a dental holiday to Hungary. The pair told the Blackpool Gazette that the trip to Hungary has transformed their smiles and made them confident once again. Michelle Erwin’s back teeth were broken and an 18-year-old dental bridge needed replacing, meaning she covered her mouth with […]


‘Don’t neglect your gums’, patients are warned

‘Don’t neglect your gums’, patients are warned

Patients may be forking out thousands of pounds on cosmetic dentistry, but many are neglecting the health of their gums, it has emerged. As part of Gum Disease Awareness Week, sponsored by OralClens Natural, research has revealed that the condition affects three in four adults over the age of 35, reports Dentistry.co.uk. It has been […]


‘No stigma’ around adult orthodontics

‘No stigma’ around adult orthodontics

As the quest for the perfect smile continues, people in the UK are dedicating more time and more money to cosmetic dentistry, it has been reported. The Guardian states that Brits are now spending £360 million a year on the industry and that as people desire straight teeth, orthodontics is collecting a hefty proportion. Les […]


Babyboomers ‘seeking cosmetic dental treatment’

Babyboomers ‘seeking cosmetic dental treatment’

Babyboomers are fuelling the increase in cosmetic dentistry, reports the South Bend Tribune. According to the newspaper, the explosion in patient demand for cosmetic dental treatments is due to the trend of older people taking more of an interest in their appearance. Dr James Douglas, a dentist, told the publication: "People want to look like […]


Teeth whitening treatments addressed by GDC

Teeth whitening treatments addressed by GDC

The General Dental Council (GDC) may be about to relax its guidelines on who can and cannot carry out tooth whitening, it has been reported. According to Dentistry.co.uk, the GDC has been consulting on draft guidance which could allow various different members of the dental team to perform the treatment. These could include dental nurses, […]


Brits ‘cannot afford dental treatment’

Brits ‘cannot afford dental treatment’

Despite one in seven Brits admitting their teeth are in poor condition, a third have not been to the dentist in two years, a new survey has shown. According to research by Shropshire dental firm Dentale, the reason behind the "shocking" figures is the high cost of treatment. Even dental work which is recommended by […]


20-year-olds ‘seeking Botox’

20-year-olds ‘seeking Botox’

Young women are having Botox treatment to reduce the chance of fine lines and wrinkles appearing in the future, it has been revealed. A report by BBC Radio 1’s Newsbeat and 1Xtra found that in some major UK clinics, women under 30 are making up one quarter of the patients, a 100 per cent increase […]


Best smile Oscar goes to…

Best smile Oscar goes to…

It should have been dazzling smiles all round at this year’s Oscars awards ceremony, but one Hollywood dentist claimed there was still room for improvement with some celebrities teeth. Dr Michael Kosdon, who claims to be dentist to the stars, has said he watched the event with a critical eye on actors and actresses smiles. […]


Bright smiles at the Oscars

Bright smiles at the Oscars

Cosmetic dental treatments are just one of the pampering procedures Oscars nominees took this weekend to prepare for the big event. The Daily Mail reports that in order to achieve the dazzling Hollywood smile, actors and actresses invest in a one-hour power bleaching treatment. "I’ve done hundreds of one-hour whitenings this week," claimed Hollywood dentist […]


Cosmetic dentistry”aims to beautify”

Cosmetic dentistry”aims to beautify”

People looking to correct any aspect of their smile will be pleased to know that cosmetic dentistry can address practically every tooth-related problem. The claims come from website TamilStar.com which explained the various procedures patients can choose from. "Cosmetic surgery requires more art than science because after all, it aims to beautify," the site states. […]