Brushing our teeth: it’s something we do twice a day, every day. Most dentists recommended a two-minute routine which equates to more than a whole day each year spent just brushing our teeth. We strongly advise against undertaking that mammoth routine in one go! With such a large amou
When most people think of toothpaste they’ll instantly think of mint. Mint has been the staple toothpaste flavour for almost 100 years, with many reporting that it gives them a fresh, clean feeling. This most likely comes from the menthol in mint, which provides a cool and tingly sens
Smiling is one of the most important things in life – yes, really. Each time you smile, it activates the release of chemicals in your brain that work as naturally powerful anti-depressants, relaxants and pain relievers! The mouth is one of the first places that we look at when m
How do different types of water affect your teeth? It’s obvious that what you eat, and drink affects the health of your mouth. Almost everyone knows that fizzy drinks and fruit juice can be bad for your teeth because of various sugars plus their acidic content. However, what you might
Many of us associate teeth straightening with spotty teenagers and adolescent taunts of ‘brace face’ or ‘metal mouth’. But this is no longer true. More and more adults are seeking orthodontic treatment to make their smiles better, correct overbites and improve their oral hygien
Wisdom teeth are found at the back corners of your mouth and are the last teeth to appear. The average patient develops them in their late teens or early twenties but sometimes much later. Unfortunately your wisdom teeth can be a disruptive presence in your mouth and it’s often best t
“I am just six weeks into my Invisalign treatment and I can already see a difference!” Namuun Mandal I decided to have Invisalign clear braces because I was unhappy with the rotation of my canines. It is also easier to clean and take care of straight teeth so this was another factor.