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Resin fillings ‘healthier and more attractive’

Resin fillings ‘healthier and more attractive’

Resin fillings may be more expensive, but they last a great deal longer, it has been claimed. The American Chronicle stated that silver amalgam fillings are being replaced by resin fillings, which are tooth coloured and therefore appear more natural. These types of fillings also involve less health risks than silver, it added, explaining that […]


Cosmetic dentistry technology ‘zeroes in on better results’

Cosmetic dentistry technology ‘zeroes in on better results’

It is vital that cosmetic dentistry patients walk away with not only a beautiful smile, but a healthy one as well, it has been claimed. Dr Hugh Flax, who is accredited by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, has stated that the cost of cosmetic dental treatment is wasted if teeth do not function properly […]


Facial rejuvenation has ‘impressive results’

Facial rejuvenation has ‘impressive results’

Choose an establishment with a number of years experience when having facial rejuvenation treatments, it has been advised. Georgina Hague told health, beauty and fashion site bodyconfidential.com that professional microdermabrasion gives better results than over-the-counter products offered by cosmetic and skincare brands. Ms Hague began the treatment, consisting of six fortnightly sessions, to get rid […]


Various options for ’embarrassing teeth’

Various options for ’embarrassing teeth’

Having cosmetic dental treatment can change people’s lives, it has been reported. Dr Mike Deldar told the Noblesville Daily Times that various procedures can be done to improve a patient’s teeth. He claimed that some people smile with their mouth closed because they are embarrassed about the appearance of their teeth and that men sometimes […]


Senator Clinton ‘could benefit from teeth whitening’

Senator Clinton ‘could benefit from teeth whitening’

A US cosmetic dentist has offered his opinion on the presidential candidate’s smiles. California dentist Michael Kosdon of The Oaks Centre for Cosmetic Dentistry has claimed that Barack Obama has a brighter, more attractive smile than Hilary Clinton. Senator Clinton could benefit from replacing her crowns with new veneers and a teeth whitening treatment, he […]


Dentist recommends the professional approach

Dentist recommends the professional approach

People looking to gain a Hollywood smile should head for the dentist’s chair rather than the pharmacy, according to one expert. North Carolina-based cosmetic dentist Dr Bobbi Stanley told local television station WTVD that teeth whitening is a perfectly safe procedure when done properly. However, she warned that as treatments all involve hydrogen peroxide it […]


A good smile ‘maximises positive features’

A good smile ‘maximises positive features’

A healthy-looking smile can have the same effect on someone’s image as a well-chosen pair of glasses, according to a New York dentist. Jeff Golub-Evans of the New York Center for Cosmetic Dentistry told Marketplace that there are a number of ways to help patients look good. Teeth whitening is one, but Mr Golub-Evans also […]


Dental charity supports smoking license

Dental charity supports smoking license

The British Dental Health Foundation has welcomed a governmental health advisory board proposal to charge £10 for a license to smoke. Dentistry.co.uk reports that chief executive Dr Nigel Carter stated: "The Foundation supports any measures designed to reduce the number of smokers in this country." The White Teeth Company has indicated that teeth whitening treatments […]


Kylie may have had facial rejuvenation treatment

Kylie may have had facial rejuvenation treatment

As she nears her 40th birthday, Kylie may have undergone facial rejuvenation treatment to defy the signs of ageing, it has been reported. According to Australian newspaper the Sunday Telegraph, the 39-year-old, who celebrates her birthday in May has appeared at the Elle Style Awards and Echo Music Prize with a fuller pout and tightened […]


Cosmetic dentistry in”makeover mania”

Cosmetic dentistry in”makeover mania”

The trend for cosmetic enhancements is increasing dramatically, claims the Liverpool Echo. Columnist Nick Peet commented that "makeover mania" had led him to consider improving his appearance. He stated: "Instead of going under the knife I thought I’d focus on the one thing I desperately need but never had. "A decent smile." The journalist stated […]