Let Your Smile Show Who You Really Are

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Let’s talk about the power of a smile. You can learn a lot from a smile: they communicate emotions more precisely than words can ever do. At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville, we create beautiful smiles with cosmetic dentistry. How can we do  that? With cosmetic dentistry, we can whiten teeth, improve their shape, close…

Tooth Whitening: In-Office Or At Home?

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If you are planning to whiten your teeth, the first step is to select a method. There are lots of options, but they all use a peroxide-based whitening solution. You’ll get the best results from professional whitening at St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville. The difference between professional whitening and over-the-counter products lies in the strength…

What Is A Canted Midline?

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville, we consider many factors when designing a smile for one of our patients. One of the elements involved is the facial midline. We consider the length and angle of the facial midline to properly position porcelain crowns, veneers, and dental implants. When front teeth restorations do not line up…

Celebrity Smiles Without The Annoying Paparazzi

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Celebrity Smiles In South Laplata Without The Annoying Paparazzi

Close your eyes and picture the most beautiful smile you have ever seen. Maybe it’s the pleasing smile of your significant other, or your favorite actor, actress, or singer. What makes this smile memorable? If you would like a smile as wonderful as the one in your mind, you an get one with cosmetic dentistry…

Does Whitening Toothpaste Work?

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Are yellowing teeth getting you down? If so, you are not alone! At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville, we whiten teeth with cosmetic dentistry every day. There are a lot of over-the-counter products out there, and it may seem like the best thing is to whiten your teeth yourself. Things like toothpaste and whitening strips…

Sparkling Smiles At St. Mary’s Dental

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This article from St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville focuses on teeth whitening. Unfortunately our teeth lose their luster as we grow older, but younger patients can have yellow teeth, too. To protect your smile, it is important to brush after meals to remove substances that can stain. After consuming acidic foods or drinks, however, it…

Test Your Cosmetic Dentistry IQ

Categories: Cosmetic Dentistry
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Are you up on the latest cosmetic dentistry procedures offered here at St. Mary’d Dental in Mechanicsville? Take our quiz and find out! 1. This popular treatment uses a dental composite that resembles enamel. This composite is applied to the surface of the teeth, sculpted, and then hardened and polished. A. Veneers B. Flossing C.…

Smile Makeovers: It’s Not Just About Your Teeth

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St. Mary's Dental Smile Makeovers Its Not Just About Your Teeth

At St. Mary’s Dental in Mechanicsville, we use cosmetic dentistry every day to create fabulous new smiles for our patients. We call this a “smile makeover.” What exactly does it entail? A smile makeover means using the techniques of cosmetic dentistry to make positive changes to your smile. These techniques might include: Teeth whitening Porcelain…