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How to fix a gummy smile

Having to hide your smile can have a significant detrimental impact on your general self-esteem. Individuals who are embarrassed by the appearance of their teeth and gums, mostly try to hide them when they laugh or smile, so that their teeth and gums do not show. This...

Affordable dental implant treatment in Essex

Affordable dental implant treatment in Essex

For many years, the standard way of fixing a missing tooth (or teeth) was either a fixed bridge or partial dentures. A bridge was installed by first reducing the teeth on one side of the area formerly filled by the extracted teeth, and then attaching an interconnected...

Causes of a gummy smile and how to fix it

The allure of an individual’s smile stems from both perception and aesthetics. When individuals seek cosmetic dental treatment because they are dissatisfied with their smiles, they likely have a real issue. Some people believe that when they smile, they reveal too...

Improve your smile with bonding, veneers and crowns

Who doesn't want a sparkling white smile? Few people realise that beautiful white, straight teeth can shave off a few years and make you look younger! Even though brushing and flossing our teeth are as much a part of our daily existence as breathing, there are still...

Importance and application of dental veneers

Are you a smoker? Or do you love drinking red wine, strong coffee and tea, and eat delicious tomato pasta and chocolate? Or are you sometimes negligent when it comes to proper dental care? If your answer to these questions is YES, you are probably struggling with...

Wisdom Teeth Problems and the Extraction Process

Despite their name, wisdom teeth really have nothing to do with our grey matter and in medical terms, they are referred to as the third set of molars in the human mouth. Although removal of wisdom teeth is a common procedure to protect the mouth, patients should...

Why Should You Prefer Porcelain Veneers?

Veneers are a cosmetic dental treatment offered when a patient is unhappy with their smile appearance, which is negatively impacting their confidence and self-esteem. Your smile is important, it what makes a first impression. Thousands of people hide their mouth or...

Invisalign London – what are your options?

Invisalign London – what are your options?

Need information about Invisalign in London? Then you're in the right place! We have put together some information for you on your options and choice if you need to research Invisalign treatment in London, and how to choose the right one. Read on to find out more....

Invisalign Braces – 5 Tips for getting the best results

Invisalign Braces – 5 Tips for getting the best results

Invisalign Braces are now one of the most popular and exciting methods of teeth alignment that we have available. If this is something you have been looking into, then read on to find out our top 5 tips with regards to Invisalign Braces and how you can use them to get...

Teeth Whitening – everything you need to know.

Teeth Whitening – everything you need to know.

If you are currently thinking about Teeth Whitening and getting your teeth whitened, then you no doubt have a large number of questions regarding all aspects of the treatment and the process that you need answering. That's why we've put together this comprehensive...

Invisalign pain – does it hurt?

Invisalign pain – does it hurt?

If you are thinking of getting Invisalign treatment, then whether or not it hurts might be something that you are thinking about. In the following blog post we tell you all you need to know in relation to Invisalign pain and give you some valuable information that...

What is the Invisalign process?

What is the Invisalign process?

  If you're thinking about getting Invisalign treatment, then it's vital that you know about the process and how long it all takes. This is one of the key components of your treatment that you'll need to take into account. That's why we've decided to break down the...

What Invisalign offers are available?

What Invisalign offers are available?

  If you are currently thinking about getting Invisalign, then you're probably wondering what Invisalign offers are available? Everybody loves a good deal, and no one likes paying more than they have to. That still holds true within the dental industry, although...

Invisalign Lite – what is it and is it right for you?

Invisalign Lite – what is it and is it right for you?

  You may or may not know that there are a range of various Invisalign packages that you can choose from if you have decided to improve your smile. In this blog post, we look at Invisalign Lite and give you information to help you decide if this is the right treatment...

Invisalign Before-and-After – what you can achieve

Invisalign Before-and-After – what you can achieve

If you are considering Invisalign treatment, then like most people you probably want to see some Invisalign before-and-after photos. Well you've come to the right place! You can view the images below and see for yourself the amazing results that people have already...

Invisalign Finance – everything you need to know

Invisalign Finance – everything you need to know

  For many people thinking about getting Invisalign treatment, the question of whether or not Invisalign Finance is available to them is crucial. Without it they may not be able to meet the overall cost of Invisalign treatment. This blog post breaks down everything...

What is laser gum treatment?

What is laser gum treatment?

The use of lasers across all industries has been revolutionary to how we perform certain operations, dentistry is no exception. But what is laser gum treatment?  What is Laser Dentistry? The process of laser gum treatment uses a highly concentrated beam of light...

Is Invisalign worth it?

Is Invisalign worth it?

Invisalign is rapidly replacing traditional metal braces as a more discreet and less painful way of straightening and improving your smile. As a replacement for traditional methods is Invisalign worth it? What are Invisalign and how do they work? Invisalign is the...

How much does Invisalign cost?

How much does Invisalign cost?

The cost of Invisalign in Essex and any dental treatment can be a stumbling block at times for clients. While this can be a factor there are some fantastic ways particularly through Simply Teeth to bring costs down. Here at Simply Teeth we put together a bespoke...

Our Top 10 Invisalign tips

Our Top 10 Invisalign tips

Invisalign has seen a huge rise in popularity over the last 10 years. A fantastic alternative to traditional dentistry practices such as metal braces, it allows the user a discreet and effective method to achieve the perfect smile. Below are our top 10 Invisalign tips...

New website launch

New website launch

We are proud to announce the launch of our much awaited new website. We hope you enjoy using it and find the information easy to follow and useful. Thanks! Simply Teeth

How Effective Is Laser Gum Treatment?

How Effective Is Laser Gum Treatment?

In the earlier days,  gum surgery was the only treatment option for the advanced periodontal disease. Laser Dentistry and Laser Gum Treatment have changed the way patients receive dental treatment. Waterlase treatment is more effective. It helps advanced gum disease,...

What Is A Composite Filling?

What Is A Composite Filling?

We all love natural-looking smiles, composite fillings have the ability to give you just the same. Our teeth undergo constant pressure from chewing and grinding, and this can cause the tooth to crack, fracture or decay.  Your dentist may recommend you to choose...

How Do Braces Work?

How Do Braces Work?

Having straight clean teeth is essential to a healthy looking smile. Teeth without damage and jaw problems can boost your self-confidence. Teeth braces work by constantly putting pressure on your teeth and slowly encouraging them to move into the correct position. The...

What Are Veneers?

What Are Veneers?

Do you want to mask teeth discolouration or brighten teeth and improve smile? Veneers can give your teeth the perfection you want to achieve. What Are Veneers? Veneers are ultra-thin shells of tooth-coloured materials designed to cover the front surface of your teeth...

What Are The Types Of Dental Crowns?

What Are The Types Of Dental Crowns?

Dental crowns, also known as Cosmetic Crowns are tooth-shaped caps used to restore your tooth’s shape, size, strength, and appearance. There are several types of crowns that can be used. Made from ceramic, porcelain, base metal, gold alloys and stainless steel....

Can Root Canals Cause Nerve Damage?

The mere suggestion of root canals brings most people out into a cold sweat. Root canals play a major role in keeping our teeth alive and in our mouths.  Treatment is necessary if the pulp inside your teeth becomes infected. Decay and damage cause the infection which...

When Were Braces Invented?

The answer may just surprise you! Many people probably believe that braces are a product of this era. There’s this idea that facial appearance is far more important these days than ever before. However, it seems that crooked teeth have never been favoured. There is...

How Root Canals Help To Save Your Teeth

How Root Canals Help To Save Your Teeth

One of the reasons for being afraid of going to the dentist, especially if you have a painful toothache, is that you think you will get off the dentist’s chair with one less tooth in your mouth. Fortunately, tooth extraction is not favoured anymore. There are other...

All About Dental X-Rays

All About Dental X-Rays

It’s a common feature of a dental visit for the dentist to take a series of x-rays of your teeth and gums. They let your dentist see exactly what is wrong with your teeth, particularly if you are experiencing some sort of pain. X-rays and their purpose X-rays are used...

How To Choose A Dentist In The UK

How To Choose A Dentist In The UK

If you have moved to a new area and you have your family in tow, and you're wondering how to choose a dentist in the UK. Then there are always a few things you need to do in order to ensure a smooth transition to a new place. One of these is choosing a dentist as you...

Interesting Dental Facts For Kids

Bringing up discussions about teeth with your children can be far more interesting if you have some fun facts at your fingertips. These fun dental facts for kids can help to stimulate your child’s interest in his or her teeth. Dragging them along to the dentist...

Is Cake Bad For Your Teeth?

You probably have thought to yourself, is cake bad for your teeth? And being honest with yourself, you probably already know the answer. But now dentists have recently been calling out to office workers to refrain from eating cake as it is damaging teeth. A suggested...

Do Baby Bottles Cause Tooth Decay?

You may think you don’t need to worry about your baby’s first teeth. Especially since adult teeth will sooner or later replace them. But this isn’t the case, caring for baby teeth is as important as adult teeth. Baby teeth can be subject to painful tooth decay in the...

The Impact Of Oral Hygiene On Health

The Impact Of Oral Hygiene On Health

There are many reasons why people sometimes fail to maintain good oral hygiene, one of which is pure laziness. It’s so easy to go to bed or even go to work without bothering to go through the brushing and flossing routine. A lot of people may think chewing a bit of...

Celebrities That Wear Braces

When you decide to improve the way you look, in particular what you look like when you smile, you may have decided the only way to achieve this goal is to get braces treatment from your orthodontist. It’s not just you that thinks this, but celebrities have braces...

When Does Bruxism Occur?

Bruxism is the name given to teeth grinding, but when does bruxism occur? It isn’t necessarily obvious as it occurs more frequently when you are not fully aware of what you are doing. This is when you are asleep, concentrating hard on a specific task and when under...

Why Have Veneers?

Why Have Veneers?

The first thing people notice about a person is their smile. Imperfections like discoloured, worn down, broken or misaligned teeth detract from the aesthetics of a beautiful face. Aesthetics are more highly regarded in our modern-day society than ever before. Have you...

The Veneer Application Process

The Veneer Application Process

If you feel that porcelain veneers in Essex could the right choice for you. You'll be pleased to hear that the veneer application process at Simply Teeth Essex is short. You’ll need only two appointments with your dentist at Simply Teeth. During the first appointment,...

What Are Porcelain Veneers?

What Are Porcelain Veneers?

Porcelain veneers are cosmetic tooth ‘covers’, made of tooth-coloured porcelain, that are applied to the outer surface of the tooth. Veneers at Simply Teeth in Essex are custom-made to fit. They go over existing teeth, completely covering the teeth and changing their...

Tooth And Nail

Tooth And Nail

A lot of women think that nail extensions are the greatest thing since sliced bread, and they could be right. After all, nail extensions can transform a woman’s ragged, worn, weak nails into things of beauty and great art. Here at Simply Teeth, we also like nail...

What Are Barely There Braces

What Are Barely There Braces

What most adults want when it comes to teeth straightening in the 21st century is for the process to be as quick as possible, as painless as possible and as discreet as possible. But what are barely there braces? Adults have different needs from youngsters because...

Why Veneers Are A Good Option

Why Veneers Are A Good Option

As a person considering veneers in Essex, you probably have 1 or 2 of the main motivations for seeking this treatment. But why are veneers are a good option, let us explain why. Perhaps you want to improve the appearance of a tooth you don’t like the look of. If a...

Benefits Of Braces

If your teeth are badly aligned, it’s likely you’ll be unhappy with the way they look. They will also be harder to clean than straight teeth, putting you at risk of oral health complications like gum disease or tooth decay. And on top of all that, the wonky teeth...

Benefits Of Veneers

Benefits Of Veneers

Veneers are a great way to improve the appearance of your teeth. It might be that you have one or two chipped teeth, or some slight misalignment. There might be a thin gap that you’d like to close, or some discolouration you’d like to correct. In Essex, veneers are a...

How Do Veneers Work

How Do Veneers Work

Dental veneers are the 21st century’s quick and easy way to make over your smile. At Simply Teeth in Essex, veneers can completely change the appearance of your teeth. Whether your problem is a single discoloured, chipped, or cracked tooth. Or maybe you want to make...

Why You Should Get Veneers

Why You Should Get Veneers

If your chipped, broken, stained, cracked or misaligned teeth are making you miserable, why not consider giving yourself the ultimate present of wrapping them up in veneers for an instant makeover? Here are more reasons as to why you should get veneers! We say...

What Can A Dentist Do For You?

What Can A Dentist Do For You?

If you are looking for a dentist in Ilford, look no further than Simply Teeth in the Seven Kings area. We are happy to offer all our patients effective and reliable dental treatments. Simply Teeth Essex always makes sure we keep up to date with the latest in dentistry...

How To Get A Whiter Smile

How To Get A Whiter Smile

A beautiful smile attracts positive attention and inspires even more smiles. A smile with decayed and stained teeth can create the opposite impression. Of course, not everybody is lucky enough to have a beautiful natural smile. That’s where porcelain veneers in Essex...

What Is Sedation Dentistry?

What Is Sedation Dentistry?

Many people avoid the dentist because they are afraid or uncomfortable at the thought of a dental procedure. However, not visiting the dentist regularly can lead to many dental problems. Problems including tooth decay, cavities, gum disease and infections. If left...

Advantages Of Dental Veneers

Advantages Of Dental Veneers

Your teeth work hard for you every day, and over time they may become damaged or discoloured. The damage may be the result of a knock to a tooth, resulting in an unsightly chip, or perhaps the tooth has been worn down. At times like these treatments such as whitening...

Choosing A Dentist In Ilford

Choosing A Dentist In Ilford

Teeth are wonderful things. They allow you to eat solid food like a good steak or a crunchy carrot. And a beautiful smile can make someone’s day. Teeth are also the source of pain, discomfort and even embarrassment if something goes wrong. This is nothing new, our...

The History Of Braces

The History Of Braces

You could be forgiven for thinking that braces are a relatively new idea, but you would be wrong. There is archaeological evidence that people have been using some form of braces for 2000 years or more. These braces were made from a variety of materials including gold...

The Advantages Of Invisalign

The Advantages Of Invisalign

Do you feel that your smile lacks sparkle? A great smile enables you to communicate with the world in a positive way. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your smile, your self-confidence can begin to suffer. Misaligned, crooked or irregularly spaced teeth can...

Myths About Invisalign

Myths About Invisalign

Invisalign is becoming one of the most popular brace options available, especially with adults who want an effective but discreet teeth straightening solution. But, with so much information about Invisalign on the internet, it can be hard to separate fact from...

I Want A More Beautiful Smile

I Want A More Beautiful Smile

With dental implants in Essex, you must understand that implants are a substitute for your natural teeth, not a direct replacement and they cannot replicate them exactly. Your teeth are precious and given to you once in your life and you can never have another...

Do Adults Need Braces?

Do Adults Need Braces?

Maybe you know your teeth are not exactly straight, but you are unconvinced you may need braces. Some people become anxious at the thought of being the only adult straightening their teeth, or fear that life is too complicated at the moment to be taking on maintaining...

Invisalign Explained

Invisalign Explained

Have you heard the term ‘clear braces’? Are you wondering how such a thing can be possible and if they are for you? If you want to have your teeth straightened and you care about the look of your teeth during the process as well as after. Then one of our clear braces...

Book Your FREE Smile Design Consultation

Book Your FREE Smile Design Consultation Talk to our cosmetic dentist about your dream smile and find out how you can achieve your dream smile today! *offer valid until end of December 2016 Book Your FREE smile design consultation today! Welcome to Simply Teeth...

Six Month Smiles Explained

Six Month Smiles Explained

Six Month Smiles have provided something of a revolution to the world of adult orthodontics. At Simply Teeth in Essex we are keen to extol the virtues of straightening your teeth, whatever your age. By using a cosmetic brace system such as Six Month Smiles, it is...

History Of Hair Removal

History Of Hair Removal

Hair removal is by no means a modern fashion trend. Women have been under pressure to be hairless since the late 19th century. Ancient times used to depict women as having very little body hair. And Victorian art illustrated women as hairless beauties. John Ruskin’s...

Grow Old With Botox

Grow Old With Botox

These days nobody seems to have grey hair or wrinkles. Only a few decades ago our grandparents had to accept all of the transformations involved in ageing. But have you ever thought to grow old with Botox instead? Grow Old With Botox Growing old gracefully was what...

Eight Reasons For Tooth Whitening

Apart from making sure that our selfies look good. There are many reasons why you should consider visiting your dentist to discuss tooth whitening. Legislation has made it illegal for anyone who is not a qualified and registered dental practitioner to carry out tooth...

Dental Implants – 8 Benefits

Dental Implants – 8 Benefits

Dental implants can counteract the negative impact of having missing teeth. Studies have shown that people who have lost their teeth to dental trauma or disease suffer from low self esteem and health issues. Traditional dentures can often feel uncomfortable and...

Replenish Your Eyelashes With Latisse

Replenish Your Eyelashes With Latisse

This post explains how to replenish your eyelashes with Latisse. Our eyelashes are tiny hairs on our eyelids that prevent anything from entering our eyes. Eyelashes also play a major part in beauty regimes. Often false eyelashes are used enhance appearance. If you...

How Botox Can Relieve Pain

How Botox Can Relieve Pain

Often when we hear the word, Botox. We immediately think of cosmetic procedures and wrinkle treatment. Studies have shown that in some patients can really benefit from the pain relieving qualities of Botox. Botox is known to relieve chronic pain such as arthritis,...

Welcome To Simply Teeth

Welcome to Simply Teeth and our bright and shiny new blog. Here we will take the opportunity to offer advice and explain our services and procedures to you. Dr Sunny Sihra is the energy behind the Simply Teeth group of practices in Thurrock and Essex. With a dedicated...