Getting your smile wedding ready requires planning and reflection.

Getting your smile wedding ready requires planning and reflection.

A lot of brides and grooms feels self-conscious about smiling in their wedding photos. Boo to that! It’s important to understand WHY? What is it about your smile that bothers you in photos or otherwise? Once you know that, plans can be made with the...

The Veneer Process

The Veneer Process

There is a common misconception out there that veneers involve grinding teeth into stumps. This is NOT true, veneers are by definition, bonded to enamel, the outer layer of the teeth. You could liken them to false nails. In fact, did you know that acrylic nails were...

What is trending in cosmetic dentistry?

What is trending in cosmetic dentistry?

What is trending in cosmetic dentistry? The Smile Clinique is here to give you the inside knowledge. Fortunately, we have evolved from an age of pulling teeth and making dentures to an era of minimally-invasive dentistry where we do everything we can to keep teeth...

Managing phobias and anxiety

Managing phobias and anxiety

Anxiety is normal. We all feel it at different points in time and for different reasons. It is certainly not uncommon to feel anxious about entering a clinic of any kind. We find most patients who feel anxious about coming to our clinic have at least one incident from...

Keeping your skin beautiful  AFTER cosmetic skin treatments

Keeping your skin beautiful AFTER cosmetic skin treatments

To maximise results from cosmetic skin treatments (like chemical peels and skin needling), the after care you will need to perform on your skin will vary somewhat – depending on the type of treatment you have. However, generally speaking the stronger the treatment,...

10 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

10 Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Dental decay is essentially the weakening/softening of the tooth structure, sometimes to the point where holes are visible in the teeth. Decay can appear as dark and discoloured areas of the teeth, but it can also be completely invisible to the naked eye. Generally...

Overcoming dental phobias

Overcoming dental phobias

Have you ever had that feeling when you walk into a dental surgery… Sweaty palms, tense muscles, heart racing, perhaps even full-blown anxiety attacks? Well, you are most certainly not alone. It can be very daunting to have a dental health professional in your...

Five ways to straighten your teeth – for a more confident smile

Five ways to straighten your teeth – for a more confident smile

There was a time when if you were born with crooked, cramped or uneven teeth, you simply had to live with it. Thankfully, dentistry has evolved to a point where we can now choose from a variety of treatments to help us achieve our desire for straighter teeth. Which...

Needle your way to better skin

Needle your way to better skin

The first time you heard of Skin Needling did it fill you with fear? Did you wonder what on earth it could possibly be!? Well fear not, it’s not as painful or medieval as it sounds. Quite the contrary – it’s a highly effective technique for transforming...