Blue Sage Dental Blog

Ready for a Smile Makeover? A Healthy Mouth is Needed First!

January 5, 2023

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a woman with a healthy mouth showing her cosmetic treatment

Getting the smile of your dreams is more possible now than ever! There are so many cosmetic dentistry options, from veneers to professional teeth whitening. You have finally taken the first step toward those bright, straight pearly whites by scheduling a consultation. However, you may be surprised to discover that your dentist’s first priority is ensuring your oral health is clear of any issues before continuing the process. Read on to learn why a healthy mouth is important before a new smile and what you can do to keep your mouth in tip-top shape!

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How to Keep Your Smile Bright While Drinking Red Wine During the Holidays

December 5, 2022

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red wine being poured into a glass

The holidays are a time of celebration with friends and family. Oftentimes, this includes enjoying red wine at parties and with meals. While it tastes delicious and even offers some health perks when drank in moderation, it can sometimes not be as beneficial on your teeth. If you are not careful, it can stain your pearly whites. Your dentist in Littleton is here to give you some tips to keep your smile radiant while enjoying your glass of red wine during the festivities!

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5 Questions to Ask Before Your Smile Makeover

November 4, 2022

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a woman smiling after her smile makeover

There’s more to a smile than meets the eye. Research has found that the simple act of showing your pearly whites releases feel-good chemicals in your brain, resulting in a happier mood! It also impacts people around you, causing a ripple effect by making them grin too. Unfortunately, you may not feel confident in your teeth, which makes you feel self-conscious to show them. If you are considering a smile makeover, you might not know how to actually begin. Here are five questions to ask your cosmetic dentist to get you started!

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Dental Crowns or Fillings—Which is Best for Me?

October 8, 2022

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Dentist showing information on a tablet to a patient

Making the decision to get your tooth fixed is empowering. You’re probably already dreaming about what your new smile will look like and imagining how others will react. However, choosing how you have your tooth restored can be difficult. If you’re repairing a crack or cavity, you may be worrying specifically about whether to go with a crown or a filling. If so, here’s a quick guide that might help you make the decision.

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Is the Field of Cosmetic Dentistry Safe?

September 15, 2022

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A patient wondering, “Is cosmetic dentistry safe?”

If you don’t know much about aesthetic dental work, it might sound too good to be true. In particular, you may ask yourself, “Is cosmetic dentistry safe?” After all, one can easily assume that pretty smiles come at the cost of oral health. In truth, though, there’s really nothing to fear; cosmetic dental treatments are perfectly harmless. Dentists would never sacrifice healthy teeth and gums for prettier pearly whites. To prove it, here’s a summary of the issue from your Littleton dental practice.

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Why You Might Need a Dental Filling

September 3, 2022

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Image of three dental fillings in Littleton

Dental decay is a serious and widespread issue; if left untreated, it won’t just threaten your overall oral health—it’ll cause you a great deal of pain! Fortunately, dental fillings are one of the many available solutions used to address this problem that can help you restore your smile to a healthy and beautiful state. But how do you know when you’re in need of a dental filling? Your dentist in Littleton can tell you more!

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Would Cosmetic Dentistry Boost My Career?

August 10, 2022

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A patient undergoing cosmetic dental treatmentsa

In many cases (perhaps even most), people get cosmetic dental treatments to improve their social lives. After all, whiter, cleaner-looking teeth can put friends and family in a good mood. However, did you know cosmetic dentistry could also help your career? With the proper procedures, your dentist can transform your smile to boost your prospects. To learn more, here are four ways cosmetic dental work could elevate your career success.

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4 Issues That Cosmetic Bonding Can Easily Fix

July 9, 2022

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Woman at the dentist’s office to receive cosmetic bonding.

If you’re unhappy with your smile, you aren’t alone! Millions of Americans feel similarly and seek out various cosmetic dentistry options to do something about it. That said, one popular treatment that patients turn to these days is cosmetic bonding, as the method has multiple applications and can provide very impressive results! Keep reading to learn more about cosmetic bonding and some of the issues that it’s able to easily address.

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3 Ways to Enhance Your Smile This Summer with Cosmetic Dentistry

July 2, 2022

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Woman smiling at the beach during summertime.

Summertime, sweet summertime. What’s on your to-do list this summer? Are you gearing up for a family vacation? What about a road trip down to the beach? No matter what your plans are this season, something you should consider adding to the queue is enhancing your smile with cosmetic dentistry! Your cosmetic dentist in Ken Caryl has several available treatments that can provide you with a beautifully bright and white smile just in time for all your summer escapades. Keep reading to learn more about three of these incredible cosmetic treatment options.

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How Do Dental Emergencies Work? Here are Some Need-to-Knows 

February 2, 2022

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woman with a dental emergency

Some people experience dental emergencies at sporting events or during a hearty meal. For you, it happened on a gorgeous day in Colorado as you were hiking through the mountains. You were taking in the scenic landscape right before you lost your balance. With a newly damaged tooth, you experienced your first dental emergency. But what exactly is a dental emergency, and where should you go for treatment? Rather than heading straight to the ER, read on to determine where you should actually go and what types of treatment you can expect to reduce pain and restore your smile. 

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