Category: Advice/Tips

Overexposure To Sugar And Acids: Moments You Overlook! 

No, of course we would never think that you’re intentionally overexposing your smile to sugars and acids. Even when you’re consuming candy or soda, our Cleveland, TX team recognizes that you’re doing so because you’re enjoying the indulgence. Not because you’re looking for ways to damage your oral health. Unfortunately, we are also more than… Read more »

Autumn: 3 Smile Details To Consider Right This Moment

Here we are! It’s the most exceptionally cozy time of the entire year! It’s not so cold that you’re shivering, it’s not sweltering, and you’re shocked that summer weather has finally broken and you’re not perspiring either! What you are doing is getting excited about the gentle shift in temperatures that comprises what we call… Read more »

Water: Times You Really Need To Rinse (Or Drink Up!) 

It is certainly not lost on you that water is something that is classified as “good” for your smile health. You know that you are free to drink it whenever you wish because it cannot harm your oral health but instead has beneficial properties. However, as for when it’s actually very important to rinse your… Read more »

Is Your Snacking Style Your Smile Problem?

Have you ever really thought about the way that you snack? Not necessarily just the exact foods that you are snacking on but that you may also have a particular style that’s negatively impacting your smile, rather than supporting it? When it comes to smile health, as you have likely recognized, there’s quite a lot… Read more »

Not To Worry: That’s How Lots Of Smiles Look! 

You may feel used to the way your smile looks because, well, you’ve been looking at that feature for your entire life! However, when the moment comes that you notice something you never really noticed before, it can be quite alarming. You may wonder: Does everyone’s smile look like my smile? Is mine different, unusual,… Read more »

Flossing Benefits: A Much-Needed Lightning Round!

Sometimes, it’s easy to get caught up solely in what you really want to do versus what you don’t feel like doing, rather than considering the why behind accomplishing that particular task. When it comes to flossing your smile as part of your daily smile care, for instance, you may decide that you’re not really… Read more »

Early Treatment: Times When You Don’t Realize You Need It

Especially if you happen to be someone who procrastinates, pushing the limits of deadlines, and always figuring everything will be alright, as long as you eventually take care of something, we have news for you: There are many instances with your oral health and dental care in which you will need early treatment, even when… Read more »

Helping You Describe Your Toothache

There’s no question about it: You have a toothache. However, when we do question you about it, are you going to be able to give us an in-depth explanation about the type of discomfort you’re experiencing? Or, do you realize that aside from saying, “It hurts!” you aren’t really full of helpful adjectives at the… Read more »

Your Cavity: Detect It, Accept It, Treat It! 

When the topic of the day in terms of your smile care concerns is a cavity, well, there are a lot of thoughts that may be going through your mind. Our Cleveland, TX team knows that whether you’re not even sure if you have one and need a dental filling, if this is your first… Read more »

Past, Present, Future: Time And Your Smile Care 

When you’re practicing your smile care, it’s easy to get caught up in guilt about the past, distraction in the present moment, and worry about the future. You may find that instead of finding it easy to just move forward with excellent intentions that you put into action, you feel you’ve lost your footing. Not… Read more »