If you think your smile is unattractive, you may not smile very often. Cosmetic dentistry from Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry in Los Altos CA can improve any smile. In addition to making us happier, smiling benefits our quality of life in a multitude of ways. Look Younger and More Attractive: It doesn’t… Continue reading Smile More, Live Better
When it comes to oral health, the big focus is usually all about tooth care. That is fair, but too often the tongue is overlooked in overall dental health. If you are asking yourself “Should I be using a tongue scraper?” You are asking the right question. Nothing can substitute a good tooth-brushing, but a… Continue reading Should I Be Using A Tongue Scraper?
Cosmetic dentistry is about more than just beautifying the look of your smile. Some procedures that are considered “cosmetic,” such as veneers, can actually restore the function of chipped, fractured, or decaying teeth, thereby improving your quality of life. When it comes to brightening your smile, there are several cosmetic dentistry procedures available to you.… Continue reading Types Of Cosmetic Dentistry Procedures To Brighten Your Smile
Once you establish a bad habit, it can be incredibly difficult to break it. As an adult, you may recognize a bad habit, but still struggle with changing your actions. As a child, it can be even more difficult. Some children may not fully understand why their bad habits are bad. Others may not care.… Continue reading How To Stop Bad Dental Habits At An Early Age
Since we were little, we’ve been told to stay away from candy to preserve our oral health, particularly, our teeth. This is quite true about most candies. However, chewing gum has evolved a lot. Today, chewing gum can even help us improve our oral health tremendously. Here is how. Increasing Flow Of Saliva Although most… Continue reading Can Chewing Gum Help Improve Your Oral Health
Excellent dental health and maintaining a routine brushing schedule of your teeth is vital. The toothbrush you choose can actually be harmful to your teeth and your overall oral health.With all the different toothbrushes on the market from soft to hard bristles, electric to manual, it can be tough to know which toothbrush to which… Continue reading Top 3 Reasons We Recommend Soft Toothbrushes
Mouthwash, besides brushing and flossing, helps in improving your oral hygiene and health. There are two types of mouthwash- alcohol-based and alcohol-free mouthwash.Most alcohol-based mouthwashes contain ethanol, which can have an unpleasant aftertaste and result in a dry mouth and a burning sensation. It is better to go to alcohol-free mouthwash when shopping for one.… Continue reading Benefits Of Using Alcohol-Free Mouthwash
Everyone wants to have a great, beautiful smile. However, this smile doesn’t usually come as easy as most people think. To be able to have a great smile needs the owner to be ever vigilant of the kinds of food they are consuming and also practice good oral health.Although some foods are not good for… Continue reading Celery Is A Great Go-To Snack Option For A Healthy Smile
Believe it or not, the end of the year is fast approaching us. Now is the time to schedule for appointments if you intend to use your Flex Spending Account (FSA) for any of your dental treatment plans.The Peninsula Center of Cosmetic Dentistry (PCCD) is pleased to offer $1,000 off Invisalign® treatment for patients starting treatment… Continue reading Use Your Flex Spending Account For Invisalign Treatment-And Get A Discount!