Do you have to be put to sleep for veneers?

Will I have to be put to sleep for the procedure? No. We will apply a local anesthetic to the area that will be worked on so you will not feel any discomfort during the application of your veneers, but you will be awake the entire time. Is it painful to get veneers? Most patients …

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Question: Is it good to brush teeth twice a day?

The American Dental Association recommends brushing your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste for two minutes each time. When you brush your teeth, you help remove food and plaque — a sticky white film that forms on your teeth and contains bacteria. What happens if you brush your teeth twice a day? Brushing twice …

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Is it okay to brush your teeth twice at night?

Brushing your teeth at least twice in a 24 hour period disrupts the “sweater” from becoming a plaque film which is stickier and turn in to tarter or calculus. Those last two are very hard on your teeth and need to be removed by a professional. Can you brush your teeth twice at night? If …

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Your question: Is it OK to spit after wisdom teeth removal?

Avoid rinsing or spitting for 24 hours after tooth extraction, avoid “sucking” actions (for example, don’t drink beverages through straws or smoke) and avoid hot liquids (such as coffee or soup). These activities can dislodge the clot, causing a dry socket (see below) to develop. When can I spit after wisdom teeth removal? Do not …

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What does crest sparkle fun toothpaste taste like?

The taste of this toothpaste is awesome! It’s what I would call a ‘bubblemint’ flavor. A very mild and kind of sweet winterfresh mint. It’s blue toothpaste with sparkles in it. What does Colgate sparkle fun taste like? It has glitter in it and tastes like bubble gum. Does Crest Sparkle fun have fluoride? From …

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Are you awake when they pull your wisdom teeth?

You’re awake during the tooth extraction. Although you’ll feel some pressure and movement, you shouldn’t experience pain. Sedation anesthesia. Your dentist or oral surgeon gives you sedation anesthesia through an intravenous (IV) line in your arm. Do they put you to sleep for wisdom tooth removal? You do not necessarily have to be put to …

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