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The Complete Guide to Dental Implants

The Complete Guide to Dental Implants

Dental Implants are becoming one of the most popular dental procedures. Due to the rise of digital dentistry, the dental world is changing. Treatments are becoming more advanced as well as accessible.

Smartphone selfies don’t tell the ‘tooth’ about your smile say dentists

A London based dental clinic, the London Smile Clinic, has seen a 30% rise in patients wanting cosmetic dental treatment so that they look better in ‘selfies’. 

What Issues Can be Rectified With Cosmetic Dentistry

Anyone with a bothersome or unsightly dental imperfection that affects the look of their smile can benefit from visiting a cosmetic dentist.

Teeth Whitening: DIY Dental Kits or In The Dentist`s Chair

There are many different teeth whitening treatments available, from off-the-shelf teeth whitening kits to dentist prescribed teeth whitening kits and cosmetic procedures in the surgery.

Dental Tooth Tattoos, the latest Extreme Body Art?

Have you run out of space on your skin? Well, maybe its time to consider a tattoo on your teeth! In fact last week the Daily Mail ran an article which asked if you were bored with body art and noted that tooth tattoos are becoming an emerging trend as people seek to decorate their mouths with images of their favourite things.

GDC Continue to Crack Down on Illegal Tooth Whitening Practices

The General Dental Council (GDC), the UK regulator body for the dental profession, who legally require dentists and other dental care professionals, such as hygienists, therapists and nurses, to be registered with them in order to practice has again been cracking down on illegal tooth whitening operations.

Straightening your smile - Braces for adult teeth explained

If you are considering straightening your teeth with adult braces, then chances are that you are totally confused by the systems available, and have no idea what the best treatment for you is.

Teeth Whitening - Is it safe?

Teeth whitening can be a very controversial subject, especially as in 2012, the UK law changed to make it illegal for: `Anyone other than a dentist to give treatment, advice or attendance that would normally be given by a dentist.` This includes teeth whitening treatments.

Smilorexia: the Dangers of Cosmetic Dentistry Addiction

Addiction to cosmetic surgery has been featured heavily in the news over the course of the last few years. However the majority of the media attention has been directed towards those who are addicted to having surgery to make their bodies look better, which has meant that cosmetic dentistry addiction has been widely underreported.

Illegal Tooth Whitening Crackdown by Government And Dentists, EU Directive Now in Force in the UK

Parliamentary correspondent Anika Bourley noted that the Government and Trading Standards must step up and deal with the illegal practice of teeth whitening following a new European Directive.

Tooth whitening - dentists versus non-dentists - what does the law say?

The tooth-whitening situation is confusing for Dentists let alone the general public. Is it legal? Can non-dentists provide it? What concentration is safe/legal?

Dental regulator issues guidance on remote prescribing

The UKs dental regulator, the General Dental Council (GDC), have issued new guidance for registrants on non-surgical cosmetic procedures such as the prescription or administration of Botox or injectable cosmetic medicinal products.