A great smile boosts confidence. Smiling is powerful – it makes us feel good, promotes warmth and connection, and helps improve social situations. The opposite is also true if you are unhappy with your smile. No matter how confident a person is, a crooked, deformed, or discolored set of teeth can affect the quality of his or her smile. This can result to a lower self-esteem.
If you think that this is a source of your dissatisfaction, it might be time to visit your dentist. Your dentist will discuss with you possible treatment procedures to help bring your confidence level back up again.
Cosmetic dentistry refers to dental procedures that help improve the appearance of one’s smile. Procedures such as teeth whitening and veneer attachments address common teeth aesthetic problems of discoloration and deformation.
What is Teeth Whitening?
Your dentist may recommend a teeth whitening procedure if you are concerned with improving the color of your teeth. Discoloration is caused by several factors ranging from the natural degradation of teeth, eating and drinking habits, to oral health problems. Once your dentist diagnoses the cause of teeth discoloration, it will be best for you to address the cause to prevent further discoloration in the future. Learn more about teeth whitening here
What is a Dental Veneer Procedure?
Crooked, deformed, and chipped teeth hinders most people from smiling more. In some cases, these kinds of teeth problems can be resolved through Orthodontics (insert link to Orthodontics here) however, your dentist may recommend the dental veneer procedure for you as he sees fit. Veneers are made from porcelain, molded and modeled to look like your real teeth. Wearing veneers corrects teeth appearance as soon as the veneers are attached to your real teeth, instantly improving one’s smile. Read more about veneers here.
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