Politely, “Your Breath Stinks!”

It is never easy to tell your friend or loved one the bad news, their breath stinks. It can be, however, helpful to them if it is said in a more polite manner. Try to approach only if it is a reoccurring issue, no need to embarrass somebody over a single lunch choice. If this…

3 Reasons Why Brushing and Flossing Isn’t Curing Your Bad Breath

Everyone has experienced having bad breath—perhaps when you wake up in the morning or after eating a garlicky meal. Usually brushing your teeth, flossing, and mouthwash is a quick remedy. But sometimes, even those who practice good oral hygiene can’t get rid of that bad taste in their mouth. Here’s why: Halitosis, the medical term for…

teeth whitening

Brighter Smiles for a Brighter You

Confidence is key. It is the key to a door that contains unlimited possibilities of human interactions, friendships, and networking that allows an individual to advance in their personal relationships as well as social and professional careers. To unlock the door to advancement in one’s life and career, we must find the confidence within ourselves…

Common Causes of Chronic Bad Breath

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, is a common condition that afflicts many adults. If you have ever been at a job interview or out on a date and realized you had bad breath, you know how embarrassing this condition can be; however, the good thing is that you are not alone. In fact, it…

Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJD or TMD)

3 Common Signs of TMJ Disorder

Waking up with jaw pain can not only be uncomfortable, but it can cause distress if you are unsure whether this pain is the result of a particularly tense day at work or something more serious like TMJ Disorder. If you experience pain in your mouth and jaw frequently, then it is possible that you…

Jumpstart Your Life with a New Smile

Have you experienced “smile-shame”? Do you feel that your dull, yellow teeth prevent you from getting what you want in life? Well turn your life around with teeth whitening! Why should you whiten your teeth? Confidence Booster Wipe away your shame with a bright new smile! Many people with discolored or yellowed teeth tend to…

More Than Just a Pain-In-The-Neck! Long-Term Effects of TMJ Disorders

If you’re among the estimated 10 million Americans suffering from temporomandibular joint and muscle disorders (TMJDs), you probably accept that you’re going to live with some degree of facial pain every day. And chances are, COVID-19 is impacting your life, increasing your stress levels, and worsening the symptoms you experience. But TMJDs are just a…

Protecting Your Teeth With A Night Guard

Grinding your teeth in your sleep is known as bruxism. Bruxism continues to impact many people on a consistent basis, but how will one know if he or she grinds teeth while sleeping? One of the only ways to recognize this condition is by noticing teeth that look worn out. How does teeth grinding take…

Your Teeth Tell a Story

You brush not two, but three times a day. You floss every night before bed. You even use OTC dental products specifically designed to maintain a bright, white smile, but you might find your teeth don’t shine like they used to. Even with proper dental hygiene, some daily activities can cause significant staining to a…

How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Help You

Are you insecure about your smile? Do you avoid getting your picture taken, or purposely hold back smiles during conversations? If you suffer from stained, overcrowded, gapped, or chipped teeth, cosmetic dentistry may be an option for you. What Is Cosmetic Dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry is a specialized area that focuses on enhancing the aesthetics of…