Entries by Absolute Admin

7 Mistakes People Make When Brushing Their Teeth

Not brushing for long enough, you should be brushing your teeth twice a day for at least two minutes. Try listening to a song and make the toothbrushing last until the end.   Ensure you brush the inner surfaces of the teeth as these are often missed and not thought about. You can try swapping […]

Healthy Mouth, Healthy Summer!

Keep your mouth and teeth healthy this summer with these helpful tips… Use your hands not your teeth. Your teeth aren’t tools. We often see people with a chipped or broken tooth because they’ve decided to use their teeth in order to open bottles, wrappers, bags, or our favourite Sellotape… While using your teeth can […]

Summer 2018 – Too Hot to Handle!

The summer is well and truly upon us and we are basking in glorious sunshine. This may turn out to be one of the hottest summers on record which is great news for manufacturers of fans and ice cream. Both of these things may help us to keep cool but I know which one I […]

Keeping it Clean at Summer Festivals!

Let’s face it, the summer season brings a line-up of parties like no other, but with this comes revellers with unwashed faces, bad breath, and I’m sure I’ve seen some festival loos that could be considered a biohazard. To avoid post festival flu, remember the basics. For many of you, this will be a nice […]

Escape to the Hills – Team Building, Absolute Style!

On Wednesday afternoon the Absolute team took on some team building activities. We took part in Adventure South’s Escape to the Hills challenge and had so much fun.  Escape the Hills is an interactive team based puzzle challenge. It involves decoding ciphers, unlocking giant mechanical puzzles, finding hidden clues and working quickly as a team to […]

Is your smile the reason you’re single?

Three quarters of Brits are not happy with their smile; Those on Dating sites taken note! Are you one of the many people who are looking for love? More than 77% of Brits are not happy with thier smile was the latest result from a survey carried out by White Glo. The main reason that […]

Confession: I am Love Island Virgin

However in the interests of research I have managed to flick forward through a whole episode of  “Love Island the Hotlist” which  extracted the important highlights from the first week. I have also skim read a few online reviews. For those who are equally in the dark here follows a quote from one of the […]

Tooth erosion, are you at risk?

Many people consume fizzy or sugary drinks and acidic foods every day but have no idea those may be harming their teeth, making them vulnerable to tooth erosion. The acid in the foods we eat and drink can cause tooth enamel to wear away, making your teeth sensitive and discolored. Your dentist will tell you […]

When it comes to Tooth Whitening – what is right, and what is not.

There’s a huge market for cheap teeth whitening – and if you’re short on time and money it’s perhaps understandable that you might look twice at a special offer from someone who is not a registered dentist, or buy whitening products online. However, with a recent BBC report shining a light on illegal teeth whitening, it’s more […]

Childrens Snacking and a Recent School Visit

This month I got the opportunity to join our Dental Therapist, Christina, at a local primary school to give a talk to 8 and 9 year old children about oral hygiene and sugar in snacks. The children completed an activity set out in two parts; the first to divide some pictures of snacks into healthy […]