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This new invention will straighten your teeth and save you money!
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This new invention will straighten your teeth and save you money!

  Healthy, well-aligned teeth shouldn’t just be for the wealthy. Candid, a direct-to-consumer teeth alignment company, aims to make straight teeth more accessible and more affordable than braces and Invisalign. Candid, which 3D prints its FDA-approved aligners, is designed for people who need mild to moderate orthodontic work. It costs $1,900 upfront or $88 per…

Does Tooth Whitening Chewing Gum Work?
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Does Tooth Whitening Chewing Gum Work?

Do you chew gum occasionally? In that case, you may have wondered a couple of times about packs of “whitening gum” such as Orbit White, which claim to whiten your teeth by simply chewing them. What could be easier than whitening your teeth as you chew gum, right? However, you should know that your teeth…

Demi Moore Toothless Selfie Explained
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Demi Moore Toothless Selfie Explained

This is what stress can do to your teeth. The world famous acclaimed actress Demi Moore, 54, recently shared a photo on social media which showed her giving a big smile to the camera – and missing two front teeth! On an appearance at the Jimmy Kimmel show, Moore explained that she had recently lost…

This ONE trick will banish bad breath
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This ONE trick will banish bad breath

  Everyone is familiar with the curse of bad breath. The reason behind it could be morning breath, or it could be a smelly meal, or maybe it happens out of nowhere. Bad breath is extremely unattractive, its unpleasant and most of all, it’s really embarrassing. Now, it’s common knowledge that bad breath is linked…

Why do mouth corners crack?
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Why do mouth corners crack?

Corners of the mouth extremely dry, cracking, burning and painful? The drying of the corners of your mouth resulting in cracks is medically called angular cheilitis or perleche. Not only can it become very painful very fast, it can also be rather embarrassing as it makes you look like someone does not take care of…

Cosmetic dentistry: Yay or Nay?
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Cosmetic dentistry: Yay or Nay?

  Cosmetic dentistry is gaining widespread popularity not only among the elite class and celebrities, but also among the common man. No matter what the media may try to portray, most celebs aren’t born with pearly white smiles. They too are an acquisition of cosmetic treatment as well as proper care. Do you also wish…

Tooth implants vs crowns: what’s best for YOU?
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Tooth implants vs crowns: what’s best for YOU?

Dental implants and tooth crowns are used to replace missing teeth. There is a fundamental difference between the two processes, but the goal achieved is the same. In dental implants, new teeth are attached to the jawbone, where as in tooth crowns, natural teeth are used for support. You and your dentist can discuss your individual case and…

Tooth sensitivity cures for Pakistani homes
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Tooth sensitivity cures for Pakistani homes

Tooth sensitivity is not only irritating, it can become downright painful. You are unable to eat well because the minute you take a bite, your teeth start hurting deep within the roots. Sensitive teeth mean that the instant you put something hot or cold in your mouth, you receive a kind of electric shock or…

Using charcoal for pearly whites!
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Using charcoal for pearly whites!

Sounds unbelievable? It seems beyond logic, but brushing your teeth with this black powder is actually going to give them a white glow. It is the new trend on social media, and people all over Pakistan are trying it out. You will be shocked to see the results of yellowing teeth first turning black and…

Clear Aligners – Candid wireless smile
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Clear Aligners – Candid wireless smile

It is never too late to improve the structural arrangement of the teeth and clear plastic aligners are making it possible to undergo these improvements at any stage of life, without feeling self-conscious or embarrassed. Parents and children seeking orthodontic treatment now have a choice between clear aligners and traditional braces With the introduction of…

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