Bad bacteria can be transferred when kissing, which can cause bad breath, gum disease, and increased plaque buildup, Dr. Tina Saw told Insider.
Celebrity-loved dentist Michael Apa is known for his boutique veneers, which can cost clients up to $80,000 for a whole smile.
Laurel Eich confessed to Washoe County detectives that she had performed 13 tooth extractions on one person, despite not having a license.
Dentists are able to fill in tooth gaps and fix chipped teeth during a procedure called composite bonding.
The singer warned their TikTok followers that the cheap composite veneers they got were too white, left them without gum access, and were unhealthy.
A dental student on TikTok said 30% to 50% of pregnant patients have pregnancy gingivitis, in which gums become inflamed and prone to bleeding.
This is how dentists satisfyingly remove plaque and tartar above and below the gum lines of their patients.
Icon resin infiltration easily removes white spots on teeth in less than an hour with no invasive procedures and zero downtime.
Wisdom teeth can cause infections and rack up dental costs. For our ancestors, however, wisdom teeth were much more useful than they are today.
Yellowing plaque, bad breath, and red or bleeding gums are all signs that you need to improve your tooth-brushing technique.
From gum contouring to teeth whitening, these four procedures can completely transform the look of your smile.
Grinding your teeth, or bruxism, is a bad habit and it could be worse than you think. Here's what happens when you grind your teeth too much.
Humans have sharp canine teeth, but we don't use them to tear meat. Like other apes, our ancestors used them to fight for mating rights.
A survey of 2,299 dentists across the US, by the American Dental Association, found a rise in clenching, grinding, chipped, and cracked teeth.
Chrissy Teigen said she lost not one but four “teeth” while eating a Fruit Roll-Up. She previously told a fan that while they were temporary caps, she loved them like real teeth. An orthodontist told Insider the best way to avoid losing caps was routine dental care. Visit Insider’s homepage […]
Chrissy Teigen said she lost a tooth while eating a fruit rollup on Wednesday. She later said that it was actually a crown but that she “loved him like he was a real tooth.” An orthodontist told Insider that “routine dental care” and visits to the dentist could help you […]
TikTok has become a library of DIY tips for haircuts, self-care, and health. Not all of the information circulated on the app is accurate or safe. Here are the five TikTok trends of 2020 that are worst for your health. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. TikTok dances and recipes […]