Goodbye, Braces! How Does Invisalign Work?

50% of Brits don’t like smiling because they’re not happy with the condition of their teeth. If you’re one of them, then you might know the difficulties of expressing yourself without exposing your insecurities. However, there are many cosmetic dentistry options out there today that can help you get the white and straight teeth you’ve always wanted. For example, there’s the innovative teeth straightening treatment called Invisalign. So how does Invisalign work? Read on to find out everything you need to know about Invisalign. What Is Invisalign? First of all, what is Invisalign? This is one of the newest ways to straighten your teeth, and it’s a much more inconspicuous and less…

Full Smile Makeovers, What’s Included?

Have you ever wished you could improve your smile? Do you wish to enjoy an aesthetically pleasant and dazzling smile that brings the best out of you? If so, then a full smile makeover is what you’re looking for! Perfect smile treatment, what’s included in a makeover? When we talk about smile designs and smile makeovers, many people think that these are purely cosmetic treatment options. In fact, these procedures offer so much more than just a beautiful smile! A smile makeover is a combination of various cosmetic and restorative dental procedures that are aimed at improving your facial aesthetics, while ensuring optimal health and function of your teeth and…

what is invisalign

What is Invisalign?

Your smile is the first thing that people notice about you when they meet you for the first time. Crooked, chipped, or misaligned teeth not only ruin your facial esthetics but also have a negative effect on your personality. A survey conducted by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry revealed that people who have a charming smile are often perceived as being friendlier and more intelligent than those who have a flawed smile. Conventional metal braces are one of the best options for correcting tooth misalignment. However, many people avoid orthodontic treatment with braces owing to their conspicuous metallic appearance. Moreover, metal braces are not comfortable to wear and can…

How much is a dental checkup

No matter how meticulously you brush and floss every day, regular check-up visits to your dentist are necessary to enjoy good oral hygiene and a pearly white, beautiful smile. In this blog post we look at the costs of a dental checkup, however please note that whilst we mention NHS we are a fully private dentist. Why Dental Check-ups are Necessary? While brushing and flossing daily is good for your oral health, these measures are sometimes not enough to prevent teeth cavities and gum problems. This is because – despite your best efforts – the bristles of a toothbrush or the thread of floss are unable to penetrate and clean…

Dental Smile Makeovers – Why, what, how & the results

Dental smile makeovers have had a lot of press over the years, the TV show Extreme Makeover very often used dentistry as a way to radically improve and enhance a person’s smile, after all, everyone wants a great smile. Why does a dental smile makeover make such a difference? One of the key reasons is that your teeth provide support for your face, particularly your lips and cheeks. Many people like to have a youthful look with no lines and wrinkles around their mouth, if teeth are lost or are not in the correct position then they may not be pushing out from the inside of the cheeks quite so much,…