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Vows For Better Oral Hygiene

Oral hygiene can be a major attraction or deterrent for potential relationships. Someone’s smile can be as much of a head-turner as their bad breath a turn off! A regular dental regimen can make a relationship go a long way. This is exactly why people need to adhere to rules of dental hygiene. Teeth Whitening While teeth staining can be caused by a number of reasons; there is no reason to delay a dental treatment. Your teeth can lose its pearly-white shine due to external and internal factors. Extrinsically, foods and beverages like curry, berries, coffee, wine and cola can cause tooth enamel to wear off which can stain your teeth. Intrinsically, the color of teeth may appear darker incase t

Busting Myths About Braces

In order to avoid developing dental problems at a later stage, dentists recommend braces to people with misaligned, crooked or crowded teeth. This is done to amend overbites, underbites, crossbites, and generally align teeth. With more and more people wearing dental braces, there is a greater need to debunk myths about them. Here are a few braces myths that are a 100% untrue. Braces Are Painful: Braces, once installed, are tightened every two weeks/month or couple of months, depending on the severity of the misalignment. This is done to reposition your teeth in the desired area. After each appointment, you may feel some discomfort, but this, in no way, is intense. This may last 24 to 48 hour