• Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Oil Pulling

Oil Pulling

April 20th, 2018|Comments Off on Oil Pulling

Oil pulling has increasingly become very popular! The practice of oil pulling (also called Gundusha) started in India thousands of years ago, with the practice originally emerging in the United States in the early 1990s. [...]

  • Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Mouth Wash

Mouthwash: Friend or Foe?

April 16th, 2018|Comments Off on Mouthwash: Friend or Foe?

The emphasis on a strong oral routine is always pressed onto us when we visit the dentist's office. We're told to build a habit of brushing and flossing to rid our mouths of the leftover [...]

  • Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Dental Cleaning

What to Expect of a Dental Cleaning

April 13th, 2018|Comments Off on What to Expect of a Dental Cleaning

A professional teeth cleaning is done by the hygienist at a dentist’s office. The hygienist uses tools to remove tartar from your teeth — both above and below where the gum meets the tooth. The [...]

  • Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Teeth Grinding

Teeth Grinding

April 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Teeth Grinding

Teeth Grinding, otherwise known as Bruxism, is the clenching or grinding of your teeth. Those who are affected by Bruxism aren't even aware that they are doing this. In the United States, bruxism affects about [...]

  • Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Dental Care

Lazy Dental Care

April 6th, 2018|Comments Off on Lazy Dental Care

In Monday's blog, we discussed the dangers of going to sleep without brushing your teeth. The acids that are produced as a result of the bacteria in your mouth feeding off pieces of food cause [...]

  • Beautiful Smiles of Long Island- Dental Care

Falling Asleep Without Brushing

April 2nd, 2018|Comments Off on Falling Asleep Without Brushing

Most people brush their teeth in order to ward off cavities, with the added bonus of getting rid of bad breath and whitening teeth. But brushing is important for reasons beyond fresh breath and shiny teeth. [...]

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