There’s nothing like a healthy, white smile to boost your confidence and help you have a great personal and professional life. But most people simply weren’t born with white teeth, or have staining after years of habits like drinking coffee and tea. It seems like one of the many at-home, over-the-counter or DIY methods for teeth whitening is the perfect solution. But do these methods work as well as professional treatments? In a word: No! If you want to get the best results possible, as safely and reliably as possible, professional teeth whitening in Canton is your best bet. Keep reading to learn the three biggest reasons why below!
Canton Family Smile Blog
May 11, 2018
April 18, 2018
Does your smile leave you feeling uncomfortable? Are you reluctant to meet new people for fear of what they’ll think of your teeth? If either of these scenarios remotely applies to you, then it’s time to come out of the shadows and into the light with the confidence that you deserve to have. Your local dentist offers a simple yet effective way to do that – porcelain veneers in Canton. Read on to learn more about how this cosmetic procedure can change your life!
March 23, 2018
As spring approaches, you’re excited about the time rolling forward and the extended sunlight, making you more eager to get of out the house. In preparation to head out one evening to grab some dinner, you notice in the mirror that your gums are bleeding. You’ve never been one to take the sight of your blood lightly, so you’re bothered by this. Your dentist in Canton says you could be in the early stages of gum disease (periodontitis) and will provide more information about the condition. In addition, he’ll give you some tips to prevent it.
February 6, 2018
One of the lowest points in your existence has been the lost of your teeth, leaving you with the inability to talk and eat like you used to and taking a toll on your confidence. You desperately want to restore your life to normal, but the option that offers the best results scares you. The method you’ve heard about is dental implants in Canton, but how can you overcome your fears of the process to get the help that you need? The answer is to get the facts, which is what your local dentist will provide as you continue reading.
January 10, 2018
There’s been a big push for white teeth going for some years now, and it’s understandable given that one-third of people say that the first thing they recognize about a person is his or her smile. And to echo the same sentiment, another study shows that 73% of Americans would be more likely to trust someone with a nice smile than a person with a high-powered job, flashy car or stylish clothes. The foregoing statement speaks volumes about the importance of having attractive pearly whites in our society, with one of the ways to achieve that being teeth whitening. It has become a very popular method of cosmetic dentistry, but like everything else in life, there are levels of quality. That’s why your local dentist has decided to weigh in with some information on what is the best method to brighten your smile.
December 10, 2017
You’re off to the races, ready to schedule your two dental cleanings for the upcoming year. You’re also determined to practice better oral hygiene. You’ve got your toothbrush, floss, tongue scraper and mouthwash all lined up and ready to attack bacteria. But, it’s possible that although your efforts are noble, you may still be contributing to the same problem that you’re trying to prevent – oral bacteria. Thankfully, your dentist has some valuable information that will ensure that your efforts aren’t in vain. He’ll explain how to properly care for your toothbrush.
November 21, 2017
You still remember the pain of being teased as a child about the space between your two front teeth, and how you always posed for family photos reluctantly, covering your smile. You finally have a chance to correct this issue with porcelain veneers from a trusted dentist in Canton, but first there are some things you should know about how to properly care for your new teeth.
October 11, 2017
These days, patience is truly a virtue that’s found far and few in between. Everyone wants a better, brighter smile. Some people are even willing to risk their oral health to achieve it. Rather that damaging your teeth for a short-term effect, your dentist is here to explain a few teeth whitening myths to help you avoid oral health issues in the future.
September 13, 2017
Dentists from all over say you should brush your teeth for two minutes, after each meal or at least twice a day. If you’re going to invest time in cleaning your smile, you want to make sure you’re getting the most out of it. Be sure to consider which tools you’re using. Many people use a manual brush, which is okay for removing dental debris if you’re diligent in your dental health. But for the very best clean, your dentist says it’s a good idea to upgrade to an electric toothbrush.
August 16, 2017
Even after you brush your teeth, do you still notice your breath is less than fresh? If so, the problem could be that you are simply trying to mask halitosis (bad breath) rather than getting to the root of the problem. If you feel like you’ve tried everything, consider whether one of these five little-known causes of bad breath might be the culprit. Your dentist in Canton shares 5 things you didn’t know were causing you bad breath.