Porcelain veneers are a thin layer of porcelain or composite resin bonded to your teeth. Veneers are shaped and colored a certain way to change the appearance of your smile. The two types of materials used; porcelain and composite each have there advantages and disadvantages. In most circumstances your natural tooth is modified by drilling … Continue reading What are Porcelain Veneers?
So you decided to explore what cosmetic dentistry can do for you. After looking at yourself in the mirror everyday and not seeing that beautiful smile you once had! Continue reading Your Face-Your Smile
Smile attractiveness can be influenced by multiple variables. Height to width ratio of your teeth is one of those factor’s! Let me explain Continue reading What does your height and width have to do with smilewellness?
Did you know that a beautiful smile is a composition of several characteristics that cosmetic dentists follow to create aesthetically pleasing smiles ? One of them is called the “Smile Arc”. The smile arc is the relationship between the incisal edges of your upper teeth and the upper border of your lower lip. In … Continue reading Do you have the right “arc” in your smile?
A commonly asked question during a consultation for porcelain veneers is; “How long will my porcelain veneers last?” Review of the scientific literature will reveal a general consensus of about 10 years and a success rate of about 93%, for that time period. Continue reading How long do porcelain veneers last?