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Londoners ‘biggest fans of cosmetic dentistry’

Londoners ‘biggest fans of cosmetic dentistry’

People residing in London spend more money on cosmetic dental treatment than anywhere else in the UK, according to research. Reported by Elixir News, a study by the Mintel for the British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) found that 28 per cent of Londoners have had cosmetic dentistry, closely followed by 26 per cent of […]


Dental implants ‘maintain youthful look’

Dental implants ‘maintain youthful look’

Dental implants are essential to maintain a youthful appearance when a person is missing a tooth, it has been claimed. According to news provider Bestsyndication.com, there are three types of dental implants and which is best for an individual depends on their jaw measurements and bone density. Root form implants are small titanium cylinders around […]


Celebrity cosmetic dentists ‘good for the profession’

Celebrity cosmetic dentists ‘good for the profession’

Two-thirds of dentists believe that celebrity cosmetic dentists are a positive influence on the dental profession, new research has found. According to a survey by The Wealthy Dentist, the 38 per cent who do not agree claimed that the televised dentists are favouring appearance over medical concerns and reflecting badly on the profession. One dental […]


‘People give their smile 6 out of 10’

‘People give their smile 6 out of 10’

New research has revealed that many people do not think that their teeth are in the best condition possible. Published in the Journal of the American Dental Association, a study conducted by Dr Oystein Fardal and Jannike Jornung found that patients usually had a more favourable opinion of their smile than their dentists, Health Day […]


Gift vouchers for a perfect smile

Gift vouchers for a perfect smile

There are a variety of gifts that people can buy for their family and friends to help improve their smiles, it has been claimed. According to the Western Mail, brushing, flossing and regularly visiting the dentist can help people stay "hip up in the wellbeing stakes of the work-life balance". Recommending floss and new toothbrushes, […]


Teeth-whitening a ‘lunch-hour quick-fix’

Teeth-whitening a ‘lunch-hour quick-fix’

As the Christmas party season gets into full swing, people can take advantage of quick-fix beauty treatments in their lunch hour, reports the Sun. The newspaper claims that one of the ways women can choose to enhance their appearance in rapid time is through teeth-whitening treatments. "Stick to champagne instead of red wine for your […]


Research reduces teeth implant waiting period

Research reduces teeth implant waiting period

New research into titanium implants may reduce the length of time it takes to replace a missing tooth, reports ScienceDaily. The magazine cites a dissertation from the Sahlgrenska Academy in Sweden which found that the 98 per cent of cases which had a titanium implant directly loaded with a bridge were successful. Currently, the majority […]


Veneers ‘most natural option’

Veneers ‘most natural option’

Regular dentists may be able to offer repair work for chipped or broken teeth but the end result may not be as natural as it could be, it has been claimed. Following a tennis injury which resulted in two chipped front teeth, Amy Scott who works in PR, decided cosmetic dentistry was not an option […]


Dentistry awards recognise best in profession

Dentistry awards recognise best in profession

Over 600 people attended the 2007 Dentistry Awards last week, marking the second annual event as one of the biggest on the dental calendar, reports Dentistry magazine. "The event is fast becoming a firmly established feature in the dental profession," it states. Three awards were given per region – Best Young Dentist, Best Team and […]


Cosmetic dentistry ‘a festive gift’

Cosmetic dentistry ‘a festive gift’

Young women are asking for cosmetic dental treatments as Christmas gifts, it has been claimed. The London Paper reports that festive enhancements are becoming more common among young females. Abby Beck, a 24-year-old fashion executive, told the newspaper that after too many late nights and a lack of proper dental care, her teeth are damaged. […]