Teeth Whitening

Can Whitening My Teeth Damage Them?

It’s well-documented that the first thing we notice about strangers is their teeth. We all want a straight, bright set of teeth, and having a beautiful smile can provide a major confidence boost. That’s why teeth whitening strips, trays and technologies have become so popular in recent years; we’re all chasing that beautiful smile. However, [...]

How White Is Too White for Your Smile?

These days, people are looking for a brighter smile. Teeth whitening has become the most common elective dental procedure, whether people are whitening at home or at their dentist’s office. But what is the right level of whitening for you smile? When do you achieve the optimal level of whiteness, and when have you gone [...]

4 Reasons Your Smile Could Be Making You Look Older

You don’t really wake up one morning suddenly older, but it can feel that way. Suddenly you notice that people are treating you as older than you are. They could be offering you senior discounts all of a sudden. They might guess an older age, or potentially even let slip phrases like, “back in your [...]

Introducing GLO Teeth Whitening

At the River Edge Dental Center for General & Cosmetic dentistry, we are always looking for new dental technology that can improve our patients’ results and their experience at our office. When we find technologies that excite us, we are happy to introduce them to our patients. GLO (Guided Light Optics) Teeth Bleaching – River Edge, NJ

Think You’re Avoiding Foods That Stain Your Teeth? Think Again

We know that discolored teeth are not just unattractive, they’re aging, making us look much older than we are. That’s why many people are trying to avoid dark foods and beverages that can discolor teeth, like coffee and red wine. But there’s a problem: not all the foods that stain your teeth are actually dark [...]