What Regular Massages Can Do For You

No longer do you have to visit a massage clinic to benefit from regular massages. Certified massage therapists can now regularly be found at airports, hospitals, various businesses and yes, even right here at Lakeway Cosmetic Dentistry. Regular massages are proven to have various health benefits. Benefits of Massage Massages can help your muscles release…

How the Tooth Fairy Began

You grew up putting your lost teeth under your pillow, waiting in eager anticipation for the tooth fairy to arrive. It may seem like an odd tradition, but the tooth fairy has been around for centuries. No one is really sure when the tooth fairy first made its appearance, but here are some fun facts…

Sedation Dentistry: Is It For You?

Many people have dental anxiety or a dental phobia. Whether it is the sound of teeth drilling or smell of dental medication, they just can’t bear it. To relieve anxiety, dental patients are turning to something called sedation dentistry. This allows them to be less fearful of dental visits, but also lets dentists take care…

Smile, it’s World Smile Day!

Have you smiled today? Well, you should because today is World Smile Day! Whether you’re celebrating your birthday, your half-birthday, or just Friday, there is always a reason to celebrate and smile. How World Smile Day Got Started It started with the smiley face. Created by commercial artist named Harvey Ball in 1963, the smiley…

New 6-Second Toothbrush

Dentists normally recommend that you brush your teeth for two minutes, twice a day. Yet, a new teeth cleaning technique might be changing the future of the toothbrush. A company recently released a new tailored toothbrush called Blizzident that can brush your teeth in just six seconds. Blizzident is a 3-D replica of your mouth…

Bridging The Gap: Dental Bridges

Bridges, crowns, fillings, veneers. The different types of reparative dental procedures and what purpose they serve can sometimes get confusing. When is one appropriate and which one? Dental bridges fill the empty space made by one or more missing teeth, or a gap. What Is A Dental Bridge? A dental bridge usually consists of two…

Invisalign V. Braces

When deciding which method of teeth straightening would be best suited to your needs consider the following: Invisalign Advantages Namely, Invisalign is, well, invisible. Or at least enough so that it would be difficult for someone to detect the transparent trays on your teeth. Invisalign is often an option for older patients seeking teeth straightening…