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18Jul, 2018

The Importance of Oral Health When You Have Diabetes

The past decade has seen a lot of research go into the link between diabetes and gum disease. In fact, according to a recent study, periodontal disease has become a leading complication of diabetes. Many people, until they visit a denture clinic, usually have no idea that there is even a connection between diabetes and their oral health. Before delving into the details, what exactly is diabetes? A brief look at what diabetes is A person with diabetes has their body unable to produce insulin or to use it properly. […]
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29Jun, 2018

The Truth about Supermarket Dental Adhesives

Dentures work perfectly as teeth replacements. They are especially convenient because you can remove them and put them back in as you like and they are tailor-made for each patient. Dentures, in replacing missing teeth help your smile, appearance, and confidence. What’s more, they prevent the facial muscles from sagging and protect the mouth from excessive bone loss. A denture adhesive helps to improve the fit of partial or full dentures. However, it is not a must-have for everyone. Nonetheless, dental adhesives give you a sense of added security. They […]
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21Jun, 2018

How to Tell If Your Dentures Do Not Fit

Perhaps you heard of the benefits of dentures to your confidence and your smile and decided to go for them. You get over the initial discomfort; at first, it feels like you have a foreign object in your mouth and you are always aware of it. There may even be some pain involved. However, soon enough, you get so comfortable that you forget about dentures until time reminds you. Wear and tear may cause dentures to develop a loose fit. Looseness could also be attributed to bone loss. Patients whose […]
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13Jun, 2018

What Is Halitosis and How Can You Stop It

Dentures are like natural teeth. They need proper maintenance and care otherwise you will get bad breath. If you do not want to incur additional partial denture costs, for example, you will have to remove the dentures at night, soak them and brush them regularly. Clean dentures control the formation of plaque and help prevent gum disease. Keeping your dentures clean also plays a huge role in maintaining overall oral health and preventing halitosis. What is halitosis? Forget the occasional bad breath when you wake up, or after you eat […]
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18May, 2018

Electric Toothbrushes and Dentures – What You Need To Know

If you have dentures or you have been told you will have dentures in the future, it is important that you know how to look after them. Commonly it can be thought that dentures do not need cleaning as much as natural teeth or that you can use your normal toothbrushes and toothpaste. However, this isn’t true. We are here to help and have advice on cleaning, using manual and electric toothbrushes and more. Why Cleaning Your Dentures Is So Important Your oral hygiene needs to be kept to a […]
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21Mar, 2018

Dentures for Any Age – Reasons Why You May Need Dentures

Both partial and complete dentures have become one of the most popular tooth replacement solutions. However, many still think that dentures are for older patients. At Aesthetic Dentures, we believe that dentures are for any age. With dentures, you can smile with confidence and eat and talk just like you did before. Who May Need Dentures? If you have missing teeth, the dentist may suggest dentures. This can be difficult to hear, and you may be thinking I can’t have dentures, not at my age! Well, we are here to […]
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14Feb, 2018

What Happens If I Don’t Wear My Dentures?

We all want a complete smile that we can show off with confidence. However, some of us will experience tooth loss. This can be due to a variety of reasons such as accidents where teeth get knocked out or oral health deterioration. Whether you have a single missing tooth, all your teeth are missing or somewhere in between, dentures can be a solution. Wearing Dentures When a dentist mentions dentures many of us think of our grandparents and teeth that don’t look natural. However, we are here to say that […]
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10Jan, 2018

Why a Sports Mouthguard Is So Important

In contact sports, we usually wear protective gear like helmets but many of us leave one area exposed to injury and that is our mouths. Your mouth is one of your most important areas and should be protected during sport. It is not compulsory for many sports to wear a mouth guard but by wearing a mouth guard you can prevent serious dental injuries. What is a Sports Mouthguard? A mouthguard is worn in your mouth during activities like contact sport. There are three types of mouthguards available and these […]
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Aesthetic Complete Dentures V2
24Nov, 2017

Can You Whiten Dentures?

We all want our pearly whites to be, well, white. Whether you have full or partial dentures, you might be wondering how to whiten your teeth, and whether you should do it yourself. There are risks to DIY denture whitening, including breakage or damage. Here’s why you should always rely on your denture professional to clean and whiten your dentures.  Culprits of discolouring  Although natural teeth and dentures differ in a number of ways, the culprits of discolouring or yellowing are much the same.  Tea  There’s no crime in a […]
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Emergency Denture Repairs
2Aug, 2017

What You Need to Know About Emergency Denture Repairs

Just like natural teeth, dentures need to be well taken care of, especially if they chip or break. No matter how your dentures become damaged, it’s important to have your dentures repaired efficiently and effectively. Here’s what you need to know about emergency denture repairs. How do dentures break? Dentures can break or chip for any number of reasons. Sometimes it’s a result of an accident, while at other times it might be a result of age. 1. They were dropped One of the most common reasons for denture breakage […]
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