After School Snacks, Dos and Don’ts

  All parents know that when your child comes home from school they run straight toward the pantry! We know how children can be hungry after a full day being at school and we want to help parents pick food that are not only full those little tummies but also are smile friendly!   Try the following smile-friendly snacks:   Having sugary and starchy snacks not only ruins your child’s appetite but also it will ruin their teeth! sugary snacks are usually sticky, by sticking to teeth for a long period of time they can ruin your beloved’s teeth and […]

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Sippy Cups And Your Child’s Oral Health

    As your children stop using a bottle to enjoy their milk, you need to remember their oral health as you decide what step to take next.   What to know about Sippy cups:   The whole point of Sippy cup is to have a transition from bottle drinking to drinking from a regular cup. Despite this, many children keep using the Sippy cup even after getting used to the regular cups. Sippy cups can prevent spilling which is why using them will encourage children to learn how to use the regular cups but prolonged use of them can […]

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What Invisalign® Can Do For Your Smile

Back in the days to straighten your teeth you only had one option and that was metal braces. Nowadays we offer you several options on how you want to have your teeth straightened and what would be the most convenient way for you. At Gorgeous Smiles we offer Invisalign®!       Benefits of Invisalign:   Not everyone can be a good candidate for Invisalign, but if you are, there are many benefits to it. Come see us at Gorgeous Smiles and book your free consultation to check if you are a good candidate for Invisalign or not.   Invisalign […]

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Ever Wonder How Teeth Whitening Works

    Your teeth might lose their lustre after some time due to food, drinks or smoking and this is why so many people are interested in Teeth Whitening!   Why teeth get yellow?   As a natural part of aging, your teeth can become yellow and it is as normal as your hair going gravy over time. Upon aging our enamel starts to thin due to everyday wear and tear. This will cause the layer beneath the enamel which is called dentin to show, and thus teeth look yellower. There are other factors that can cause teeth to appear […]

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Pregnancy and Oral Health

    Pregnancy affects every aspect of your life, your diet, your life-style, your health and much more! During pregnancy, you need to pay special attention to your oral health not only for your own sake but also for your growing baby.   You are going to be more prone to dental problems!   One of the main concerns with expecting mothers is pregnancy gingivitis. Around 40% of pregnant women would have gum disease or gingivitis. Due to raised level of hormones during pregnancy, you will be more prone to dental issues, plaque accumulation and bleeding or swelling gum. Some […]

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Get Screened For Oral Cancer

Usually when you go to the dentist, it is because you have dental pain, you want teeth whitening or dental cleaning and scaling. We want to emphasize in this blog how important it is to have twice yearly check-up at the dentist. Yes, your dentist will make sure you do not have any cavities, but what is more important is how regular dental visits can actually save your life!     What to keep in mind about Oral Cancer :     You might think oral cancers are rare but let’s look at some statistics: approximately 132 individuals are diagnosed […]

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