When you get new dental veneers, you’ll probably feel two things at the same time: Happy about the beautiful new appearance of your teeth, and slightly nervous about how to keep them looking that way. Your dentist will give you some guidelines about care of your new veneers, and these guidelines should always be followed strictly for the best results. You can also do a bit of extra preparation by reading up on the best dental veneer care tips below.…Read More »
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Although you can always try the over-the-counter teeth whiteners at the local pharmacy or drugstore, you may not get the results you really want. With an over-the-counter teeth whitening product, you may see only a negligible difference in the shade of your teeth. However, with teeth whitening at your dentist, you can end up with teeth that are multiple shades lighter. This is enough to make a dramatic difference in your appearance, and to make you proud of your smile.…Read More »
Has your dentist prescribed you antibiotics for a tooth infection, gum disease, or other ailment? If so, it’s important that you follow his or her instructions carefully. Here’s a look at the rules your dentist is likely to suggest you follow when using antibiotics: Take all of the antibiotics prescribed, even if your symptoms disappear before you run out. Generally, you’ll be given enough antibiotics for 7 or 10 days of treatment.…Read More »