Monthly Archives: November 2014

Emotional Effects of Tooth Loss

Approximately 30% of the working or retired population of the United States are missing at least one tooth. Tooth loss can happen for a multitude of reasons: bone loss, gum disease, an accident, or other health issues. Obviously this isn't aesthetically pleasing, but what about the emotional ramifications? Numerous studies have shown that people with…
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Those Who Can Afford a Dentist Don’t Need One

Picture the ideal "American dream" family: A father with a job that pays well, a nurturing mother, and their 2.5 children. This family has the time and money to schedule all of their necessary dentist appointments. In this reality, the father's job probably has excellent benefits that include dental insurance, the mother will take the…
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Press On Veneers ™: From Bad to Beautiful

#Brighter Image Lab was founded in 1997 by Director Bil Watson. The company began as teeth whitening business, but eventually we realized there were needs that we weren't addressing - those of people who were unhappy with their smile because of more than just slight discoloration. Over five years ago we began creating Press On…
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An Affordable Dental Choice

Every day we are confronted with numerous choices: Get up bright and early or hit the snooze button? Healthy lunch or fast food? There are few situations wherein there aren't any choices. We believe that one such area is dentistry. When your teeth are bad you go to a dentist. Simple, right? Yes, quite simple…
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Could Your Smile Be Keeping You From Getting a Job?

[caption id="attachment_27" align="alignleft" width="300"] Which of these women will make a better impression at a job interview?[/caption] According to the most recent statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 6.3 percent (roughly 10 million) of Americans are unemployed and looking for work. With few signs the job market is improving, many are searching for ways…
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