Just like fashion, dentistry has trends that come and go. Veneers are out and minimally invasive orthodontics are in, says Dr Maysoon Abdelmajeed, clinical director of the new Just White Dental Clinic practice in Dubai Marina, who can create a perfectly straight smile in just six months thanks to new technology from the United States.
Expat Woman’s Rebecca had the chance to try out the latest – and fast – Philips Zoom Teeth Whitening at Just White Dental Clinic. The results? Amazing! Following some frowned upon life choices over the past few years (primarily drinking a lot of coffee and smoking), I was left a little conscious of the colouring of my teeth. Of course I know that caffeine and nicotine, among other highly-coloured foods and drinks, were never any good for my smile, so it was no surprise when Just White Dental Clinic's (JWDC) Dr. Maysoon Abdelmajeed pointed out that I could do with some teeth whitening at my last dental check-up..
A child’s smile can melt their parents’ hearts, however getting a child to look after their teeth can be a parent’s nightmare. From making up nursery rhymes to showing cartoons of dinosaurs brushing their teeth to tales of the tooth fairy – ensuring your little one has perfect pearl whites is no easy feat. Here are the three key dental health factors for children that all mums and dads need to consider…
Tips for moms on how to deal with their kids at the dentist: Prepare them at home before their dental visit by explaining what a dentist does and what will happen during their check-up. This can be done in a fun way by telling them a story for example. There are also a few story books with nice illustrations or photos for children about dentists/dental visits. If the parent reads one of these books with their child before the appointment, it may make the whole experience more fun and relaxed as the child would know what to expect and will not be taken by surprise during his/her appointment...
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EASTER EGG HUNT!
Taking your child to the dentist doesn't have to be a struggle... The Easter Bunny has visited! Bring your kids to Just White Dental Clinic between the 1st of April - 11th of April for a FREE FUN check-up and they will enjoy an Easter Egg Hunt & a goody bag to take home! When booking your appointment, please mention Easter Egg Hunt.