Cromer & Cairns Blog

Taking a Dip? Here’s How Swimming Could Impact Your Oral Health

May 31, 2024

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If you’re an athlete, you’re probably used to thinking about how your passion affects your body, and how you can manage your health to achieve the best performance possible. However, you might not be aware that athletes often have unique challenges to their oral health as well.

For example, if you’re a swimmer, you might have heard that spending too much time in the pool could cause problems for your smile. Here’s what you should know about the relationship between swimming and your oral health.

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Are You Shy About Your Skin? Here’s the Truth About Dermal Fillers

April 12, 2024

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Everyone develops wrinkles as they age, but that doesn’t mean that there’s nothing you can do about yours. There are a variety of treatments available that may help to keep your skin looking great, and many people have used dermal fillers to achieve skin that looks younger and fuller. However, many people have heard a few popular falsehoods about dermal fillers that might give them the wrong idea of how they work. Here’s a brief list of common misconceptions about dermal fillers as well as the truth about these treatments.

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Am I Too Young for BOTOX?

March 22, 2024

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Woman receiving BOTOX injectionsBOTOX is a popular solution to combat signs of aging. You don’t have to be a movie star or celebrity to benefit from the cosmetic injections. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, 7 million BOTOX injections are administered every year. That number is on the rise as people search for non-surgical solutions to maintain a youthful appearance. Adults of all ages are investing in BOTOX to treat wrinkles and fine lines. Although you might think you have to be in your 40s, 50s, or 60s, to benefit from treatments, many people in their 20s are using BOTOX to prevent wrinkles. If you’re a younger adult, here’s what you need to know to determine if BOTOX is right for you.

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The Lowdown on Dental Crowns: Are They Painful?

February 9, 2024

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Patient smiling after getting dental crowns

Are you worried about your dental crown procedure? Getting a crown is a common treatment to restore the shape, size, and strength of a tooth while improving its appearance. However, many patients, especially those with dental anxiety, wonder if the process of getting dental crowns is painful.

If this sounds like where your thinking is right now, continue reading. You’ll learn more about dental crown treatment and ease your mind.

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What You Should (and Shouldn’t) Do Before Dermal Filler Treatment

January 12, 2024

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Woman smiling after her dermal filler treatment

Thinking about improving the aesthetics of your face with dermal filler treatment? Before you take the plunge, it’s important to prepare yourself adequately to ensure the best results possible. Taking certain steps and avoiding others can make all the difference in the outcome of your procedure.

If you want to learn what you should, or shouldn’t do before dermal filler treatment, continue reading.

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4 Reasons to Schedule Dental Checkups Early in the Year

December 12, 2023

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Following the hustle and bustle of the holidays, individuals often find a moment to exhale. While it’s an opportune time to catch up on shows, delve into a good book, or simply unwind after months of hosting, cleaning, and cooking, it’s also an ideal moment to set up an appointment with your dentist. Continue reading to discover four compelling reasons why scheduling your dental checkup early in the year is a wise decision.

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3 Popular Thanksgiving Foods That Can Stain Teeth

November 21, 2023

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Thanksgiving is a time to make warm memories with friends and loved ones captured through home videos and photos, but your stained smile from eating foods like cranberry sauce is the last memory you want to memorialize! You may be surprised to know that there are three popular celebratory foods that can lead to dental staining, ruining your holiday photos. Read on to learn what they are and how you can keep your smile bright and healthy-looking during Thanksgiving.

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Why Choose a Dentist for BOTOX & Dermal Fillers?

October 6, 2023

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Woman receiving BOTOX injectionBOTOX and dermal fillers rank amongst the most popular elective services and for good reasons. They are a nonsurgical solution to reverse the signs of aging. While you might think you must see a physician or plastic surgeon to benefit from them, you can also visit your dentist. Although they primarily focus on your dental health, here are a few advantages of choosing a dentist for dermal fillers and BOTOX.

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3 of the Easiest Ways to Improve Your Smile

September 6, 2023

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Young person with a wonderful smile

Just about everyone has something that they don’t love about their smile, and if it was as easy as snapping their fingers, they’d probably do something about it. However, lots of people are put off by the idea of dentistry, worrying that it’ll be too invasive for them to handle.

Thankfully, there actually are plenty of treatments that are as easy and comfortable as a snap of your fingers. They can make a massive difference in how your smile looks without the need for invasive care. Here are some treatments that could be a great way to try out the world of cosmetic dentistry.

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Is Your Teen Heading Back-to-School? Here Are 4 Helpful Invisalign Tips!

July 20, 2023

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Teen girl smiling while holding folder on campus

Whether your child is just starting high school or going into their final year, back-to-school season always comes with a bit of an adjustment. Across the board, that includes things like earlier wake-up times. However, if your student also has clear aligners, then it’s important to set them up for success whether they are at home or in the classroom. So, keep reading for four back-to-school tips for your teen with Invisalign!

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