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Blue Coast Dental Group Blog

What You Need to Know About Interproximal Cavities

April 1, 2023

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A cavity that forms between two teeth is called an interproximal cavity, and just like any other type of cavity, it results from the enamel being worn away and bacteria causing decay. But since they form between your teeth, they can sometimes go unnoticed. Keep reading to learn more from your dentist about how interproximal cavities are detected and treated and some tips for preventing them.


A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Invisalign Cleaning Crystals

March 10, 2023

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Invisalign cleaning crystal packets on table

Over the past few years, Invisalign has become one of the most popular orthodontic treatments – and it’s easy to see why! The clear aligners allow you to discreetly and comfortably get the straight smile you’ve always wanted. If you recently started your journey, you may not know what to do if your trays are looking a bit yellow or discolored. Well, you can use your Invisalign cleaning crystals to give them a deeper clean! Read on for a brief guide on how to use them properly.


4 Ways to Maintain a Healthy Heart and Smile

February 17, 2023

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woman making a heart with her hands

Does cardiovascular disease run in your family? If you’re concerned that your heart may be at risk for serious damage, you might immediately think of ways to change your diet and incorporate more exercise into your daily routine. But have you considered your smile? If you want to learn how to keep your heart healthy with your smile, a dentist shares four things you can do to enjoy longer life and vibrant, beautiful pearly whites.


Can I Kiss Someone While Wearing Dentures?

February 2, 2023

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happy older couple with dentures

Have you recently replaced your missing teeth with dentures? Do you enjoy the way they feel, how they look, and your ability to feel more confident in your appearance? Traditional dentures have been helping patients feel good about their smiles for decades and even centuries, but one question you may not have an answer for just yet is, “Can you kiss with dentures?” To uncover the truth, a dentist is here to set the record straight.


3 New Year’s Resolutions to Boost Your Smile

January 27, 2023

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a person’s healthy smile

If you’re like one of the millions of people who establish New Year’s Resolutions each year, you probably have some of the most common aspirations listed. These might include losing weight, starting a new job, or traveling to your ideal vacation spot. No matter what you want to achieve this year, remember that self-care is a must. And part of that is maintaining your teeth and gums. To ensure your oral health doesn’t take a backseat this year, here are three New Year’s Resolutions for a healthier smile.


4 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Smile This Valentine’s Day

January 17, 2023

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a couple hugging each other

Is your smile hurting your love life? Many people wonder if their teeth make potential dates automatically swipe left. As Valentine’s Day quickly approaches, you don’t want to succumb to another evening at home, watching a rom-com and eating ice cream from the tub. Whether you still need a Valentine’s date or already have one on the calendar, your smile can stand out for all the right reasons using these four tips.


3 Reasons Why Teeth Whitening is the Perfect Gift

January 6, 2023

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before and after teeth whitening

Although the major gift-giving holiday has already passed, there are still many opportunities to show family and friends just how much you care. With birthdays, Valentine’s Day, and other special occasions and holidays ahead, why not consider a present that is unlike anything you’ve given before? Instead of a toy, tie, or another material object that is fun for a short while, this article will explain why teeth whitening is the perfect gift to give someone you love.


Full Mouth Reconstruction: How Your Dentist Can Rebuild Your Smile

December 4, 2022

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patient smiling after their full mouth reconstruction in Torrance

Your smile is often the first thing that people notice about you—so if you desire a brighter and healthier smile, a full mouth reconstruction is one of your best options! This involves your dentist in Torrance utilizing a variety of procedures to help you achieve the smile of your dreams! Here’s a little more about the process and some of the things that go into it.


What to Expect When Recovering from a Full Mouth Reconstruction

December 2, 2022

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dental visit in Torrance

If you’re hoping to fully revamp your smile, a full mouth reconstruction in Torrance might be your best bet. But you might be wondering what goes into this process and what you can expect during the recovery? Here’s what you need to know about a few of the procedures used during a full mouth reconstruction and what you can anticipate afterwards.


4 Ways to Appreciate Your Teeth This Thanksgiving

November 17, 2022

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Grandma and granddaughter holding pie

It’s nearly that time of year that you’ve been waiting for. Whether you are looking forward to catching up with relatives, or you are just spending Thanksgiving with your significant other this year, there is nothing like a delicious, home-cooked meal – especially when everyone in the family is contributing. However, Thanksgiving isn’t the best holiday when it comes to your pearly whites. Continue reading to learn some holiday tips to appreciate your smile as you celebrate Thanksgiving!

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