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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. […]


Students ‘travelling abroad for dentistry’

Students ‘travelling abroad for dentistry’

When it comes to medical tourism, patient age groups are getting younger, it has been claimed. Patrick Marsek, managing director of MedRetreat, told the College Times that although the majority of health travellers are aged over 40, when it comes to cosmetic dentistry and plastic surgery, students may be inspired to go abroad. The newspaper […]


Oscar stars given free cosmetic dentistry

Oscar stars given free cosmetic dentistry

Teeth whitening is one of the luxury cosmetic dentistry treatments being given out at this year’s GBK Productions Oscar Gift Suite. Dr Austin’s VIP Smiles is to be on hand to provide award nominees and their guests with brighter, whiter smiles. Other free gifts at the charity incorporated event include eyelash conditioning, hair products, anti-ageing […]


Bad teeth ‘top turn-off’

Bad teeth ‘top turn-off’

Men with bad teeth might do well to invest in cosmetic dental procedures should they want to attract a member of the opposite sex, it has been claimed. As part of AOL’s Top Ten Turn-Offs feature, an unattractive smile is the second-most unappealing characteristic in a man, beaten only by poor body odour. Sally Gill, […]


Resin fillings ‘healthier and more attractive’

Resin fillings ‘healthier and more attractive’

Resin fillings may be more expensive, but they last a great deal longer, it has been claimed. The American Chronicle stated that silver amalgam fillings are being replaced by resin fillings, which are tooth coloured and therefore appear more natural. These types of fillings also involve less health risks than silver, it added, explaining that […]


Cosmetic dentistry technology ‘zeroes in on better results’

Cosmetic dentistry technology ‘zeroes in on better results’

It is vital that cosmetic dentistry patients walk away with not only a beautiful smile, but a healthy one as well, it has been claimed. Dr Hugh Flax, who is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, has stated that the cost of cosmetic dental treatment is wasted if teeth do not function properly […]