Entries by Alejandra Valencia

Does my Diet affect my Oral Health?

Our body is a complex machine. The foods we choose and how often we eat them can affect our general health and the health of our teeth and gums, too. If we consume too many sugar-filled sodas, sweetened fruit drinks or non-nutritious snacks, we could be at risk for tooth decay and gum disease. Tooth […]

What getting lip fillers is really like!

Following on from my previous post, “What Getting BTX Injections is Really Like!”, I thought I’d write another blog about… You’ve guessed it, what a lip fillers lip enhancement procedure is like! Again, many of the questions my friends ask me are along the lines of: “Why would you get your lips done?” “What do […]

How to make teeth whitening last longer!

After spending time and money how can you make teeth whitening last longer. Whether you opted for an in-office teeth-whitening treatment or spent weeks whitening your teeth at home, the last thing you want to see in the mirror is discolouration. You may now begin to wonder, “how can I keep my teeth white?” 1. […]

What is Decay? Types of Dental Decay

Dental caries is the scientific term for tooth decay. When you eat food and drinks, high in carbohydrates, the bacteria in the plaque turns what has been consumed by the energy they need, producing acid at the same time. If the plaque is allowed to build up, the acid can begin to dissolve the tooth’s […]