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Health and aesthetics ‘both important in teeth’

Health and aesthetics ‘both important in teeth’

Cosmetic dentistry is a long-term approach to maintaining healthy teeth, according to Queens Business Today. The news source reports that Rego Park dental practice, run by brothers Dr’s Edward and Gary Pinchas, works on an ethic that dental health is similar to building a home. "If the foundation is not 100 per cent, the house […]


Cosmetic dentistry ‘enhances smiles’

Cosmetic dentistry ‘enhances smiles’

Veneers are the favourite cosmetic dentistry procedure, according to Dr Michael Pizzo. The Connecticut dentist told the Ridgefield Press that all cosmetic dental treatments intend to improve the patient’s grin. "It’s basically enhancing someone’s smile," he said. "A lot of it is aesthetic, really being able to see how someone’s smile can come out." By […]


Cosmetic dentistry ‘reduces signs of ageing’

Cosmetic dentistry ‘reduces signs of ageing’

Cosmetic dental work such as lengthening and reshaping can reduce the signs of ageing, it has been claimed. According to dentist Dan Deutsch, a graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Dentistry, making front teeth appear longer by augmenting them with porcelain veneers has the effect of knocking off the […]


Eva Mendes: Sexiest Smile

Eva Mendes: Sexiest Smile

Self-described "girl’s girl" Eva Mendes has the sexiest smile, according to cosmetic dental professionals. Mendes claimed first place with 38 per cent vote from respondents who are members of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD). The American actress who aspired to be a nun as a child and was teased by her brothers and […]


Golden Globe stars receive free cosmetic dentistry

Golden Globe stars receive free cosmetic dentistry

Teeth whitening treatments are one of the luxury gifts being distributed to those invited to the Golden Globes ceremony. Despite cancelling the actual awards ceremony due to the ongoing Writers Guild of America strike, The Secret Room gifting suite is still to hand out luxury items to lucky celebrities. Along with cosmetic dental treatments, stars […]


Consumers ‘seek expert advice’ in cosmetic dentistry

Consumers ‘seek expert advice’ in cosmetic dentistry

People are much more likely to buy a teeth whitening product that has been personally recommended by a cosmetic dentist, it has been claimed. Reported in the New York Times, a number of cosmetic dentists have begun either designing their own products or are planning to. Dr Pia Leib, a US cosmetic dentist, told the […]


Botox industry ‘needs self-regulation’

Botox industry ‘needs self-regulation’

The Botox industry needs greater regulation as demand for it grows in the UK, according to one official. Sally Taber of the Independent Healthcare Advisory Services (IHAS) made her comments to BBC One’s Breakfast programme, claiming that the government has asked her organisation to suggest a form of self-regulation for the industry. Ms Taber said: […]


UK ‘poor dental health’

UK ‘poor dental health’

The poor state of the UK’s teeth does not become apparent until compared with the US, it has been claimed. Commenting on his Daily Telegraph blog, journalist Philip Sherwell explained that he had never considered how "dentally-challenged" the UK was before moving to the US. "I confess that I now find myself checking out the […]


Teeth whitening treatments ‘remove caffeine stains’

Teeth whitening treatments ‘remove caffeine stains’

Teeth whitening treatments are a good way of getting rid of stains caused by food and drink, it has been claimed. Dr Andrew Weil told the Vancouver Sun newspaper that any food or drink that can stain clothes, such as red wine, curry and coffee, can make marks on the consumer’s teeth. He suggested that […]


Orthodontic treatment ‘improves self esteem’

Orthodontic treatment ‘improves self esteem’

Three-quarters of American orthodontists have had orthodontic treatment themselves, according to a new survey. Research by the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) has found that between 50 per cent and 75 per cent of the US population would benefit from treatment. "We know that orthodontic treatment can improve a patient’s dental health, overall health and […]