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Dental bonding ‘alternative to porcelain veneers’

Dental bonding ‘alternative to porcelain veneers’

Cracked, discoloured or chipped teeth can be repaired with dental bonding at a cosmetic dentistry clinic, it has been reported. Beverly Hills cosmetic dentist Dr Steven Goldy explained that bonding can correct misaligned teeth, giving the patient a straighter smile. He stated that it is "quick, affordable, relatively painless and long lasting", but requires the […]


“From dull… to dazzling”

“From dull… to dazzling”

There is a common misconception that there is only so much a cosmetic dentist can do for a smile, it has been claimed. Dr Tod Bigelow told HattiesburgAmerican.com that there is treatment for a wide range of problems, from missing, crooked or gapped teeth. Dental implants can replace between one tooth and a mouthful of […]


Unprofessional treatment can lead to”pain and problems”

Unprofessional treatment can lead to”pain and problems”

Getting a qualified professional to perform cosmetic dentistry treatment is essential, it has been claimed. Dr Uchenna Okoye, British Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (BACD) board member, told the Halifax Evening Courier that people who seek out cheaper options may end up suffering as a result. She said: "Some patients come to me for help because […]


Smile makeover patient: I got my life back

Smile makeover patient: I got my life back

A grandmother-of-five has been given a whole new lease of life by a smile makeover, reports the Sun. Cathleen McGowan told the newspaper that she spent 20 years of her life as a recluse because her teeth fell out from periodontal disease. "I was being held ransom by the shame of such dreadful-looking teeth," she […]


Botox goes”hand in hand”with skincare

Botox goes”hand in hand”with skincare

Botox and facial rejuvenation treatment goes "hand in hand" with a good skincare regime, it has been reported. Speaking to the Daily Record, Dr Jean-Louis Sebagh claimed that he has treated "hundreds" of celebrities who boast their young-looking skin is down to good health and face creams He explained that he is obviously not allowed […]


Too busy to see a dentist, say Brits

Too busy to see a dentist, say Brits

Brits are so busy with their jobs that looking after their appearance and health is getting left at the bottom of their to-do list, it has been revealed. According to research by American Express Insurance Services, 31 per cent of people do not have enough time in their day to get their hair cut and […]


Susan Sarandon ‘not a Botox fan’

Susan Sarandon ‘not a Botox fan’

Academy Award winner Susan Sarandon has said she will not have Botox for fear of losing her acting skills. The 61-year-old told People magazine that although she is certainly not against cosmetic surgery, she does not agree with extreme treatments such as "exaggerated lip plumping". "You can see I haven’t had Botox [or] these things […]


Teeth whitening treatment results”brilliant”

Teeth whitening treatment results”brilliant”

A competition winner who won £1,500 worth of cosmetic treatments has claimed the results of her prize are "brilliant". Wendy Kenny, who won the Dorset Society Competition, told the Bournemouth Echo that she never normally enters the draws but when she saw the prize, thought it would be nice to do something for herself for […]


Cosmetic dentist lands Manchester City contract

Cosmetic dentist lands Manchester City contract

A Manchester cosmetic dentist has been awarded a contract with Manchester City FC to look after the team’s teeth, it has been reported. According to the Manchester Evening News, Dr Lance Knight’s Ultimate Smile Spa has struck a deal with the football club to ensure all the players have healthy, attractive teeth. Dr Knight claims […]


Piers Morgan: I had my teeth whitened

Piers Morgan: I had my teeth whitened

Piers Morgan has spoken out about having cosmetic dentistry treatment in the US. In an interview with the News of the World, the Britain’s Got Talent judge explained how he achieved his new bright white smile. "I had my teeth whitened in Beverly Hills," he said. "It’s my one and only failure to resist vanity. […]