botox as a means for treating Grinding and Clenching habit

botox Happy Saturday, “This is a short history of botox from Wikipedia: “…In 1820, Justinus Kerner, a German medical officer gave the first complete description of clinical botulism based on extensive clinical observations of so-called “sausage poisoning”.  His prescience in suggesting that the toxin might be used therapeutically earned him recognition as the pioneer of modern botulinum toxin…

Lip Filler

Lip Filler, Happy Saturday, “Lip filler is a cosmetic procedure that can give you fuller, plumper lips. These days, an injectable dermal filler is the most commonly used method of lip augmentation. There are many types of dermal fillers that can be injected in your lips. But the most common filler is hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic…

Canker Sores and Cold Sores

Happy Thursday,   Have you got a sore in your mouth or around your lips? We all have got it at some time or another and it is very painful and ugly looking, isn’t it? Canker sores appear inside our mouth. They are shallow ulcers and the source of them is unknown. It can be stress related or…

Piercings of tongue and lips

Happy Wednesday and happy Halloween, Piercing does not feel so hip when it causes infection and pain.  Yes, indeed we can get infection from piercing our tongues and lips.  They can also harm our teeth especially if they are made out of metal.  They also carry the potential of causing allergic reactions. Tongue is a…

Sun and skin cancer

Happy Monday, This post is not just for “Sun worshippers!” but for the rest of us who enjoy living as well! We all have heard about the ozone layer, ozone is a molecule living in the atmosphere, and the ozone layer protects us against the harmful effects of sunshine.  It absorbs the ultraviolet portion of radiation…