1. Top Foods That Can Damage Your Teeth

    Our teeth can take a beating, depending on what we eat. Crunching on hard foods and eating overly sugary treats without paying special attention to how they’re affecting our teeth can be damaging to our overall oral health. While it’s unreasonable to think that you will completely avoid hard, crunchy, and sugar-laden foods, there are certain food items that you should avoid as much as possible…Read More

  2. The Oral Health Benefits Of Coconut Oil

    Coconut oil seems to be the miracle oil for a plethora of bodily woes. Along with its moisturizing and cleansing factor is its oral health factor. Yes, coconut oil can benefit your teeth. It’s true! If you’re a fan of coconut oil for cooking, for moisturizing, and for cleansing your skin, then you’re going to want to keep reading this blog to learn how this magical oil can help your teeth an…Read More

  3. Tips for Oral Hygiene

    We know, we know — the title of this blog is very rudimentary. Oral hygiene? Sure, you know how to brush your teeth. You’ve been to the dentist for years and years, so you know the importance of prioritizing your teeth to keep them pearly white. While we are in no way trying to dumb you down, we just understand the importance of a healthy mouth and a healthy set of teeth. That’s why we’re …Read More

  4. Tips For Caring For Your Braces

    We’re not going to lie — braces are not always fun. While you may feel initially excited to get them on, you most likely realize shortly after that they can be a pain. But the minor frustrations are worth it because you’re working toward straight teeth and a beautiful smile. Whether you struggle with an overbite and you want to correct it, or you want to straighten crooked teeth, braces can …Read More

  5. Your Guide To The Anatomy Of A Smile

    Your smile says a lot about you, and if you’re like most people you want your smile to be bright, white, and beautiful. An attractive smile can create a stellar first impression of confidence, optimism, and a friendly personality. With the recent advancements in cosmetic dentistry, it’s now easier than ever to transform a dull, stained smile into a white and welcoming smile. The principles tha…Read More

  6. Brighten Your Smile With These Top 3 Teeth Whitening Tips

    While everybody wants a pearly white smile, white teeth are hard to attain unless you practice a thorough oral care routine. If you don’t have time to schedule a teeth whitening procedure with your local dentist, you may be looking for quick and easy ways to whiten your smile at home. In this blog, we’ll take a look at the top three ways to brighten your teeth at home so you can feel confident…Read More

  7. How to Tell If Your Child Needs Braces

    As parents, it’s up to us to keep our kids happy and healthy. One question you may be asking yourself is, “How do I know if my child needs braces?” Braces are a topic that can be intimidating for most parents, so to help you feel more at ease, we’ve decided to address some major questions surrounding braces. At Gentle Care Dentists in Arlington, we specialize in a variety of orthodontic tr…Read More

  8. Everything You Need To Know About Dentures

    Whether you’re considering getting dentures or you know someone who uses them, you may not know exactly what they are. Dentures are replacements for missing teeth that can be taken out and put back into your mouth. While this innovative dental solution can take some time getting used to, today’s dentures are more comfortable and natural-looking than ever before. In this blog, we’ll discuss t…Read More

  9. The Amazing Advantages of Professional Teeth Whitening

    Teeth whitening is becoming an extremely popular dental procedure among both men and women in Virginia. While there are a variety of over-the-counter teeth whitening products available, nothing quite compares to a professional teeth whitening treatment from a certified dentist. As a form of cosmetic dentistry, teeth whitening can do wonders for the appearance of your smile, not to mention that it …Read More