Christmas parties, mistletoes and celebrations – the holiday season is a time for socialising and spending quality time with the people that you love.
Experiencing problems with your smile, however, can make you feel really self-conscious at such social gatherings. Let us face it – a beautiful smile is a wonderful “tool” for breaking the ice and demonstrating your friendly predisposition. If you don’t feel comfortable enough to smile, you’re missing on a wonderful opportunity to have a meaningful interaction.
So, interested in having the brightest and most noticeable smile this holiday season? A few tips can help you get what you’re wishing for.
Professional Dental Care
Opting for the services of dental professionals that have experience in the field of smile designing will be essential for picking the right procedures that will give you the most noticeable transformation.
Smile designing consists of various techniques. An experienced dentist will take a careful look at your smile and suggest the best improvements. These could include veneers, teeth whitening and the repair or chipped or crooked teeth.
Avoid Foods and Drinks that Stain the Teeth
Once you’ve had your smile design procedure completed, it will be very important to keep your teeth in ideal condition. Abandoning certain foods and drinks will give you an opportunity to enjoy the results for a much longer period of time. Some of the foods and drinks that could easily stain your whitened teeth include red wine, coffee, tea, hard candy and even berries.
Maintain Impeccable Oral Hygiene
The manner in which you clean your teeth will give you a beautiful smile, maintain your breath fresh and reduce the likelihood of experiencing serious problems. To determine if you’re doing it right, you may want to talk to your dentist and get some professional suggestions.
Get in the habit of brushing your teeth at least two times per day. Each brushing session should last at least two minutes. The selection of the right brush and toothpaste will depend entirely on the problems you’re dealing with and your sensitivity.
Opting for a whitening toothpaste is a good idea for maintaining the results of your smile designing procedures.
Visit Your Dentist Regularly
Scheduling regular check-up sessions with your dentist is essential for identifying problems early on and choosing the best solution. Good dental care will give you a beautiful smile and the confidence that you need to have a fun Christmas celebration.
Though we’re talking specifically about Christmas and the parties that accompany this big holiday, the dental care tips mentioned in the article are valid year-round. It’s never too early or too late to opt for smile designing. The personalised nature of this solution is the one that will give you the specific results you’re hoping for. Give it a try if you need a bit of holiday confidence boost.
Dr. Nishant Vaishnav believes in combining technology and education to provide the highest quality of dentistry. He takes pride in his work and endeavours to help everyone achieve a great smile. He graduated from University of Mumbai, India in year 2000. His perseverance led him to do further studies and completed his Masters in Periodontics in 2004. He is also a member of ITI. He works in the capacity of Principal and General Dentist at Ashton Avenue Dental Practice.