Oral Fit Tip: Sonicare Air Floss vs. Waterpik

Author: Smile Charlotte Team


We have recommended the Sonicare toothbrush for well over 15 years for one reason – it works.     Your teeth will be cleaner, your gums healthier, and your smile brighter. Another one of our recommendations is the Waterpik. In healthy gum tissues, it is not necessary. But if you have some early to moderate […]

Let’s Talk Inspiration

Author: Smile Charlotte Team


Let’s talk inspiration. According to Merriam-Webster, inspiration has an unusual history in that its figurative sense appears to predate its literal one. It comes from the Latin inspiratus and in English has had the meaning “the drawing of air into the lungs” since the middle of the 16th century. However, before inspiration was used to refer to breath it had […]

How to Keep Bacteria Away from Your Toothbrush

Author: Smile Charlotte Team


The dreaded cold and flu season is upon us, and before you know it your toothbrush can become “ew”. One of the most important steps you can take to avoid becoming reinfected after an illness, is replacing your toothbrush!   To protect your toothbrush from bacteria all year long, consider the following tips:   Avoid […]

Winter White

Author: Smile Charlotte Team


SMILECHARLOTTE TEETH WHITENING OPTIONS   Crest Whitestrips: Similar to over-the-counter whitestrips, but may be slightly more effective.  Wear every day for 1 hour for 2 weeks.  Usually priced $63 (on Holiday special for $53)   Opal-Go Trays: Not custom fit, but still comfortable, many patients report that they are more effective than whitestrips.  Wear every […]