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Can I Get Dental Implants?

Well, this is an easy answer. Basically, if you are over 18 and have lost a tooth or several teeth, chances are high that you can be a candidate for dental implants. The reason we say you should be over 18 is because your bone tissue is not fully developed and your jaw is still […]

October is National Dental Hygiene Month

Did you know that October is National Dental Hygiene Month? You need to focus on the importance of oral health 365 days a year, but October being dedicated to it, serves as a good reminder. And it doesn’t matter whether you have real teeth, dental implants, or a mix of both. You still need to […]

Looking for Impacted Wisdom Teeth Removal in Surrey? Call us!

What are impacted teeth? Impacted teeth are teeth that aren’t able to erupt (come into your mouth). In other words, they are stuck in the bone of your  jaw. What causes impacted teeth? – Genetic changes – Lack of space / overcrowding – Unusual growths on the soft tissue of your gums Not everyone has […]

Top 10 Reasons to Get a Chemical Peel

Chemical peels are a great “reboot” for your skin. If they are done in the comfort of your home, they will obviously be a lot more mild, providing superficial peeling and gentle exfoliation. On the other hand, chemical peels done by estheticians at a clinic will have a lower pH, enabling them to penetrate deeper […]

Wondering if Your Dental Implant Is Infected?

The success rate of dental implant surgery is extremely high, however, just like with anything, there is always a risk of something happening. However, this is usually because of reasons other than the fault of the implant. Just like with your regular teeth, if you don’t pay attention to your oral health, you run the […]

What is a Dry Socket?

After getting your teeth extracted, under normal circumstances, a blood clot forms in that area. The blood clot serves as a protective layer over the nerve endings and bone in the empty tooth socket. It also provides a foundation for the growth of new bone and development of soft tissue. The problem lies when this […]

How Much Do You Know About Retinol?

With endless products on the market claiming to prevent and minimize your facial lines and wrinkles, it can be difficult to decide which ones to try (and place your trust in). That said, it would be hard to find a skincare professional who wouldn’t have great things to say about retinol. It’s one of the […]

Do Dental Implants Stain?

One of the key benefits of dental implants is that you don’t have to worry about getting cavities. You still need to care for them like real teeth though, of course, brushing and flossing twice a day. But what about staining? Staining can happen if the glazed finish on your implants wears off for some […]

Stay Away from Sugar to Protect Your Skin

When we think of indulging in our favorite sugary treats, we don’t want to think that they could have a negative effect on our skin. Unfortunately, when you consume a lot of processed sugar, it contributes to aging, irritation, acne, and even rosacea. If you want to maintain your youth as long as possible, keep […]

The Aging Process from Your 20’s to Senior Years

When you’re in your twenties, you tend to think you’re invincible. The thought of getting older doesn’t really cross your mind. You indulge in drinking, smoking, and lots of sunbathing, all of which can start to take a toll on your skin. Things to focus on in your twenties: • Have a daily skin care […]