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Orthodontics ‘keeps teeth straight and strong’

Orthodontics ‘keeps teeth straight and strong’

Orthodontic treatment is not always about achieving a more attractive smile, it can reportedly keep teeth strong and healthy. According to Cleveland newspaper the Plain Dealer, adult orthodontic patients are becoming increasingly common, with one dentist stating that they make up 35 per cent of his patients, compared to five per cent 25 years ago. […]


Has Miley Cyrus had veneers fitted?

Has Miley Cyrus had veneers fitted?

American teen pop star Miley Cyrus appears to have had cosmetic dentistry, according to gossip magazine Star. The 15-year-old currently stars in her own programme entitled Hannah Montana on the Disney Channel. Comparing old and recent photographs of the young actress, Star magazine claims she looks "dramatically different" when compared to her previous "snaggletoothed smile" […]


John Barrowman: Botox is quite good

John Barrowman: Botox is quite good

The star of Dr Who spin-off Torchwood has announced he is pleased with the results of his Botox injections. John Barrowman, who is currently starring alongside Andrew Lloyd Webber and Denise Van Outen as a judge in BBC1 talent show I’d Do Anything, said he thinks the age-defying treatment is "quite good". "The key is […]


Cosmetic dentistry ‘popular in India’

Cosmetic dentistry ‘popular in India’

The demand for cosmetic dentistry treatment is rising in India, reports DNA Mumbai. Patients are ranging between 15 and 60-years-old, many of whom are seeking dental implants, states Dr Suchetan Pradhan, a Juhu-based dentist. "The need may be professional or personal, but at the end of the day they are all happy to have a […]


Avoid cosmetic dentistry while pregnant, says expert

Avoid cosmetic dentistry while pregnant, says expert

Although there are no proven risks, cosmetic dentistry falls into the "better-safe-than-sorry category" for expectant mothers, it has been claimed. Heidi Murkoff, author of What To Expect When You’re Expecting, told MSNBC’s Today programme that there are a number of things to avoid when pregnant. She claimed that there is no scientific proof that teeth […]


People ‘look healthier with whitened teeth’

People ‘look healthier with whitened teeth’

People want to look their best and are turning to teeth whitening treatments in the process, it has been claimed. According to the Louisville Courier-Journal, the cosmetic dental procedure may not change someone into Eva Longoria or George Clooney, but it can enhance someone’s features and improve their smile. Dr Selena Pape, a dentist at […]


Dental patients ‘save money in Poland and Thailand’

Dental patients ‘save money in Poland and Thailand’

April is one of the most popular months to have cosmetic dental treatments, it has been claimed. According to StatMedica, Poland is the perfect place to go on a dental holiday, as consumers can save up to 60 per cent on treatments. "Spring is the perfect time of year to visit Poland," said Alison Hope, […]


Talent show judges ‘seek cosmetic dentistry’

Talent show judges ‘seek cosmetic dentistry’

Former tabloid editor Piers Morgan was so ashamed of his yellowing teeth he has had cosmetic dentistry, reports the Sunday Times. Currently starring as a judge in NBC show America’s Got Talent, the ex-Daily Mirror editor claims he has become "a fully fledged global TV star". However, Morgan, who is often best known for his […]


All ages are turning to orthodontics, says AAO

All ages are turning to orthodontics, says AAO

The popularity of orthodontic treatment is steadily increasing, as people realise the benefits straight teeth can have on their appearance and health, it has been reported. According to the American Association of Orthodontics (AAO), a fifth of people who are currently receiving orthodontic treatment are over the age of 18. "As teeth and jaws come […]


Anna Friel: I needed cosmetic dentistry

Anna Friel: I needed cosmetic dentistry

British actress Anna Friel is dazzling fellow stars of her new US television show with a new smile, reports the Daily Mail. Friel, currently starring in Pushing Daisies, told the newspaper that when she began filming the series the producer requested she have her teeth whitened. "I was actually quite offended. I’m very good at […]