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Unattractive teeth = unhealthy teeth

Unattractive teeth = unhealthy teeth

An unattractive smile is a sign of poor dental health, it has been revealed. New York dentist Dr Daniel Noor told Dental Office Magazine that over 90 per cent of systemic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease display symptoms in the mouth. "People are hesitant to address what they see as exclusively cosmetic issues […]


Jordan’s Botox treatment shown on screen

Jordan’s Botox treatment shown on screen

Former glamour model Jordan was shown having Botox injections on television last week, reports the Daily Mail. The newspaper states that the scene was part of the celebrity’s ITV2 reality programme Katie and Peter: The Next Chapter. Jordan, also known as Katie Price, was filmed visibly shrinking from the treatment, as she is reportedly scared […]


Estelle: I always wanted braces

Estelle: I always wanted braces

R n’ B singer Estelle has denied claims that she had braces fitted on her teeth as a result of pressure from her record label. The Sun recently reported that the London-born singer was told by Atlantic Records that she needed a smile makeover. Speaking to hip hop website SOHH.com, Estelle explained that the braces […]


Juliette Binoche criticises Botox

Juliette Binoche criticises Botox

People who have Botox "look older" is not a claim often heard, but that is the opinion of French actress Juliette Binoche. The Academy Award winner said that women who have had the treatment display a "fear of ageing on their face". She claimed that the US is obsessed with looking younger and having large […]


Dental bridges ‘look natural’

Dental bridges ‘look natural’

People unlucky enough to be missing a tooth would benefit from dental bridges, says one cosmetic dentist. Dr Tejas Patel of The Centre of Cosmetic & General Dentistry in Austin, Texas explained that a dental bridge looks completely natural as it can be designed to match the shade and shape of the original teeth. A […]


No Hollywood smile for gum disease sufferers

No Hollywood smile for gum disease sufferers

Gum disease is not only a health problem, but also a barrier in cosmetic dentistry, it has been claimed. Speaking to Canada.com, Toronto cosmetic dentist Dr Armaghan Afsar claimed that patients who neglect their gums may find their dream smile hard to achieve. "If you want those pearly whites, if you want to get that […]


Laser whitening ‘gives fastest results’

Laser whitening ‘gives fastest results’

Laser whitening at a dental clinic is the most effective teeth whitening method, it has been claimed. According to Rochester Advanced Dentistry, people seeking to brighten their smile have the pick of three options. Over-the-counter whitening solutions are the cheapest method, it explained, but will only give extremely short-term results. A custom-fitted whitening tray and […]


‘Wide range’ of cosmetic dentistry options

‘Wide range’ of cosmetic dentistry options

The choices of cosmetic dentistry treatments is one of the biggest changes in the beauty industry in the last 50 years, it has been claimed. Speaking to Health News Digest, songwriter Annette Tucker said that beauty regimes have come a long way in this time. There were no teeth whitening products available, she said, adding: […]


Jen may have had Botox, says surgeon

Jen may have had Botox, says surgeon

Jennifer Aniston has been looking especially youthful and fresh-faced on the set of her latest film, remarked a cosmetic surgeon. New York-based Dr Kevin Tehrani told US OK! magazine that the former Friends actress may have had some facial rejuvenation. "It looks like she may have some filler in her upper lip. It’s subtle but […]


Play it safe and wear a mouth guard, warn dentists

Play it safe and wear a mouth guard, warn dentists

Athletes who wear braces should always wear a form of mouth protection when taking part in sport, it has been claimed. Speaking to New Jersey news site APP.com, West Creek orthodontics Dr Amy James and Dr Greg DeFelice reminded brace wearers that April is National Facial Protection Month in the US. "Play it safe" is […]