Spring has begun, as you have likely taken note of with a smile, and that means we’re inching our way closer to summer. Of course, our Virginia Beach, VA team hopes you remember that as the temps heat up and seasons change, it means you could find yourself more prone to the development of dry mouth. Consider some suggestions we have to assist you in maintaining your oral moisture, which will help you maintain your oral health!
The moment you discover you need a dental extraction, if you are like many of our Virginia Beach, VA patients, is the moment you may find yourself overcome with guilt. You may feel guilty about prior smile care, guilty about any issue that led to the damage or disease of your tooth, and more. However, what we’d love is if you could let that guilt go and simply focus on restoring your oral health! Think this easier said than done? If you take our suggestions on board, you just might find it’s quite simple!
There’s just something special, quite, and truly reflective about getting out on the water in the morning, while the sun is still making its ascent into the sky. If you’re an early bird at heart, then you may want to attend the upcoming Early Bird Paddlers for a lovely look into an often hidden side of nature in our Virginia Beach, VA community.
Yes, we are still in the early days of the spring season and we get to enjoy it all the way into the end of June! It seems like forever! However, our Virginia Beach, VA team reminds you that the June is that halfway point for the year … and we remind you that just one season can fly by in the blink of an eye. So, to help you stay on track and keep up with the first half of your annual smile care needs, we would like you to consider a few things you really should accomplish by the time this beautiful time of year is through!
Think you’re doing everything just right in terms of the tooth replacement you have received for your beautiful, complete smile? Feeling like you’d really like to slink away from this discussion because you just might not be doing your absolute best? To ensure you’re on the pathway toward a prosthetic that remains in lovely condition and a smile that stays nice and healthy, our Virginia Beach, VA team tosses a handful of no-nos out there for you to consider, so you know for sure whether you’re on track (or so you can quickly get there!).
On one hand, there’s the hard-and-fast rule of “don’t keep sugar in your home” that can help you reduce your exposure, thereby helping you to protect your smile health. However, this is not always an idea that’s based in reality! So, the question is, what can you do to limit sugar when your goal isn’t exactly to completely cut it out altogether? As you might have guessed, our Virginia Beach, VA team has easy ideas for you to follow that can quickly help you bring your total daily intake down quite significantly (and without stress or strain!).
If you’ve spent any time talking with our friendly Virginia Beach, VA team, you know that there are often different ways to approach your cosmetic smile care. For instance, if you want to make over your smile, you might select porcelain veneers. Or, you may combine whitening, dental bonding, contouring, and Invisalign in order to achieve a particular goal (or set of goals). The question is: Which road to take? For now, let’s consider a few signs that veneers are likely your best bet!
Ooh la la! It’s a night that you and your family won’t soon forget! If you fancy yourself a bit of a Francophile and have a soft spot for the arts, then the upcoming An American In Paris event performed by both The School of Richmond Ballet and the Virginia Symphony Orchestra is sure to delight! Get tickets to this rare Virginia Beach, VA gem before it’s too late!
When you realize something isn’t quite right with your smile, if you are like many of our Virginia Beach, VA patients, you may immediately think that better brushing will take care of it! After all, you know that the foundation for a clean, brilliant, healthy smile is brushing (not to mention flossing), so it’s logical. You figure you’ll brush more, you’ll be better about it, and hopefully you will manage to scrub your oral health problems away! Unfortunately, this just isn’t how things work. Yes, brushing is essential to prevention but when you already have a concern, you need professional care!
When you take some time off from smile care and you realize that it’s negatively impacting your oral health, you might feel anxious about the results. You may then wonder, should you get in touch with our Virginia Beach, VA team to begin receiving essential dental care and to get back on a successful path? Or, would it just be easier to ignore the problems and hope for the best? When you consider the impact your poor smile health has, you’ll likely find that you take the proactive approach!