The Best Way to Use Botox

The Best Way to Use Botox
Botox is the short form of a neurotoxin protein known as botulinum toxin, produced by Clostridium botulinum bacteria. When Botox is ingested in large quantities it causes a rare paralytic condition called botulism which is often linked to food poisoning. However, this protein is widely used in cosmetics for treatment of moderate to serious cases ...

Advantages of Dental Implants Over Other Tooth Replacement Methods

Advantages of Dental Implants Over Other Tooth Replacement Methods
One of the more common issues that people go to the dentist for is to replace missing teeth. Whether they have been knocked out by accident or whether it is due to decay, gum disease or old age, missing teeth need to be replaced. This isn’t just because missing teeth look bad, but because it ...

Where does dental plaque and decay come from?

Where does dental plaque and decay come from?
Your mouth harbours bacteria due to the warm, moist environment. Bacteria love this environment and they make it their home. When bacteria are not reduced correctly, a coating of sticky residue builds up on your teeth known as plaque. This is when problems with your teeth and gums begin and often leads you to visiting ...

The Effect of Alcohol Addiction

Long term alcohol addiction can cause a range of psychological, physical, emotional, spiritual and social effects on an individual’s life. It can have serious consequences for the person’s career and affect relationships with friends and family. Physically, alcohol addiction is associated with damage to important organs such as the liver, digestive system, heart, brain and ...

Main Causes and Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction

Main Causes and Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction (ED) refers to a condition that persistently affects an individual’s ability to get or maintain a firm erection sufficient for sexual intercourse. Several emotional and physical disorders contribute to erectile dysfunction. Nonetheless, certain medical and natural remedies play a fundamental role in the treatment of ED. Main causes of erectile dysfunction Endocrine diseases ...

What can Botox do?

What can Botox do?
Botulinum toxin, better known as Botox, is a drug that is used in the field of cosmetics as a treatment to help reduce wrinkles, as well as in the medical field as a treatment for a variety of disorders. The botulinum toxin is actually a neurotoxic protein that causes the disease botulism, but in small ...

How Laser Lipo Works

How Laser Lipo Works
Did you know that you can use lasers to remove fat in the body? And did you know that it can be done in such a way that most people don’t need downtime from getting lipo? It’s remarkable what a laser can do and I’m going to explain a little about laser lipo and how ...

Implants, Veneers or Crowns?

Implants, Veneers or Crowns?
Teeth can suffer damage for many reasons. Damage may occur due to the ageing process, grinding, poor oral hygiene, poor diet or trauma. When damage does occur then a veneer, crown or implant may be needed. Below we briefly explain what they are and why they are used. Crowns A crown is basically a cover ...

Benefits Of Dental Implant Treatment

Benefits Of Dental Implant Treatment
Having all one’s own natural teeth is clearly the ideal scenario, but people lose their teeth for a variety of reasons. So far, dental implants have proven themselves as by far the best solution for replacing lost teeth. Dental implants are made to look, feel and function like the natural teeth they substitute. Dental implants ...

Pros and Cons of Botox and Dermal Fillers

Pros and Cons of Botox and Dermal Fillers
Botox and dermal fillers are the two most common types of injectable cosmetic dermatology treatments.  However, this is the only thing these treatments have in common.  Differences in the effects and the way they work are fundamentally different. Botox uses a heavily diluted form of botulinum toxin, which is the most poisonous known substance. However, ...