Category: Cosmetic Dentistry

Here’s Why Veneers Might Work for Your Smile

At some point in their lives, most people develop the desire to improve their smiles’ appearance. Perhaps one or more teeth have stained, or have chipped edges that impact your entire smile. Sometimes, cosmetic concerns can be even more severe, and can occur at the same time to create an even bigger impact on your… Read more »

How To Feel Amazing About Your Smile

Did you know that it’s actually completely possible, if not likely, that you can feel amazing about your smile? So, you wonder, how to make this a probable thing rather than just something with reasonably decent potential? Fortunately, our Ankeny, IA team is happy to report that switching from feeling apathetic to just “okay” about… Read more »

Cosmetic Changes: How To Know You’re Personally Ready

You might know that your smile is ready for cosmetic changes because it has definitely looked better before (or you can certainly envision it in all of its glory). However, that’s not necessarily the only factor that comes into play, when we’re discussing the full potential for your smile’s appearance. In addition to whether your… Read more »

What To Do When You Want A Whiter Smile ASAP

Yes, of course, when you decide you want a whiter smile and you definitely want it right now, you feel the urge to kick your actions into high gear, as you reach for the nearest and most promising solution! However, with that said, our Ankeny, IA team reminds you: Reeling it all back in and… Read more »

Is Autumn A Good Time To Receive Cosmetic Care?

You may have recently taken a look at the calendar, as you revisit the idea of seeking cosmetic care for your smile. Autumn is approaching, which means … well … you’re not sure what it means. You know that it means we are headed toward holiday time, that the weather will change, and that you’d… Read more »

As We Approach Fall: 3 Smile-Related Myths!

The best news ever: Autumn is on its way, which means lots of cozy treats, cozy sweaters, and, well, just a lot of coziness! With that said, we were wondering: Are you all caught up on your smile plans for yourself, so you can bundle up in a blanket, relax, sip your special fall-time beverage,… Read more »

Dealing With Stains: Your Full Circle Approach

There’s something you need to know about smile stains: They happen to most teeth because you use your smile every day. Your teeth are always coming into contact with pigments that can contribute to discoloration so, over time, it’s natural to develop some amount of dimming, yellowing, etc. Of course, you can put in the… Read more »

White Smiles: What’s True About Them (And What Isn’t)?

Of course, if you are interested in seeing a beautiful, whiter smile when you’re standing in front of the mirror, we can completely understand the desire! In fact, helping you make this dream a reality is something our Ankeny, IA team is most certainly prepared to help you achieve. With that said, we like to… Read more »

Choosing Veneers: Things That Make Them Different

Are you well aware that there’s something special about porcelain veneers that makes them different, when you compare them with other cosmetic dental care treatments? Is this about as far as your knowledge of this uniqueness goes? If so, and you’re thinking about treating cosmetic smile concerns of your own, then our Ankeny, IA team… Read more »

Answers To Questions Frequently Asked About: Contouring!

The idea of dental contouring for your smile might cause you to light up! The benefits that you learn about instantly put you at ease, letting you know that there really is something out there that can help you achieve your esthetic goals. Of course, with that said, you may still have a list of… Read more »