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2012-12-07 12:22:11

HOUSTON, Dec.7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- OrthoAccel(®) Technologies, makers of AcceleDent, are launching the Smile & Share online video contest, announced Chief Innovation Officer and Vice President of Marketing Kathleen Malaspina. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121207/DA26052LOGO) The contest invites patients who use AcceleDent to create and submit a video 20 seconds or less in duration, showing how they might occupy their time while wearing the AcceleDent appliance....

2012-11-14 08:33:23

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- More than one-third of American adults are unhappy with their smile, according to a new study commissioned by the American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) and conducted by Wakefield Research. Not only is a smile the first thing many people notice when meeting someone new, but a good smile can lead to perceptions among social circles, potential love interests and professional settings. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121114/NY12494-INFO...

2012-11-12 08:28:28

ORANGE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The innovators of the Damon® System--a progressive orthodontic treatment used to improve smiles--announced that Darlene Diaz, a 23-year-old resident of Homestead, Fla., is the grand prize winner of the company's recent smile makeover contest that was judged by Soul Surfer Bethany Hamilton and hosted on www.damonbraces.com. Hamilton serves as the Damon System's celebrity endorser, as she relied on the transformative orthodontic...

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2012-10-15 20:18:49

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Smile, and the whole world smiles back at you. But if research is any indication, a new study released by students in the department of psychology at the University of California in San Diego shows the action of returning a smile is determined by station and sense of security. A report presented at the annual Society for Neuroscience conference in New Orleans titled by Evan Carr, a graduate student at UC San Diego and one of the...

2012-10-08 11:23:14

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- All-Access Hall Pass Live, Big Bad Entertainment, Steve Nguyen & Associates (SNA) and Pure Marketing Group proudly present Who Came To Party For Operation Smile?! starring Sky Blu of LMFAO. Joining the all-star fundraising event is Disney's Shake It Up star Zendaya, Kendall & Logan from Nickelodeon's Big Time Rush, rapper Mac Miller, BQ Girls, Poreotics, and Jersey Shore breakout star, DJ Pauly D. The party, hosted by KIISFM's...

2012-09-25 10:25:04

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Operation Smile, an international children's medical charity, will honor Brooke Burke-Charvet and David Charvet at its 30(th) Anniversary Smile Gala on September 28, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Philanthropist Jill Grey, footwear company Sanuk, humanitarians Julia and Stephanie Argyros, Krista Jajonie and Daneia Sanadiki will also be honored for helping children in need worldwide. Billy Bush emcees; performances by Chris Mann and Caitlin Moe. Roma...

2012-09-21 02:22:31

NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Smile Train, the world's largest cleft lip and palate charity, has announced today that supermodel and actress Christie Brinkley will serve as Global Ambassador for World Smile Day on October 5(th). This marks the first year the event will be taking place in New York City's Times Square. In participation of World Smile Day, Smile Train will be stationing photo booths in Times Square where onlookers and contributors can snap photos...

2012-08-30 18:20:40

LONDON, August 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New stats from social discovery platform Twoo.com [http://www.twoo.com ] show that UK men like their women to be more Kelly Brook and less Kate Moss. When looking for a date 27% of men wanted a curvy silhouette compared to only 2% who were after a supermodel shape. But both men and women agreed that a nice face was more desirable than a great body. When asked to name the most important feature they look for, both sexes chose nice...

2012-08-30 06:26:03

NEW YORK, Aug. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Smile Train, the world's largest cleft lip and palate charity, announced the "All It Takes Is A Smile" Campaign, which will begin on September 12(th) and culminate on World Smile Day (October 5(th)) with a special event in Times Square, New York City. The "All It Takes Is A Smile" campaign invites users to upload their photos of a smile to Instagram, Twitter or Tumblr using the hashtag #SmileTrainWSD in the photo caption, between September 12...

2012-08-27 02:25:38

ORANGE, Calif., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ormco Corporation, a leading manufacturer and provider of advanced orthodontic technology and services, is advising kids, teens and teachers on ways to ensure a bright, beautiful smile for school picture day. Treating more than three million patients with Damon® System orthodontic braces--a progressive treatment that is more hygienic, comfortable and proven to improve a patient's smile in less time--Ormco's experts have shared tips to help...