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There are various treatments for impressive smile. Cosmetic dentistry can transform unattractive teeth into beautiful teeth by reshaping them. In short, cosmetic dentistry can give a dental facelift to anyone having chipped, crooked, discoloured, broken or badly shaped teeth and enhance their smile. The most common procedures that are used in cosmetic dentistry are bonding, bleaching, porcelain veneers, crowns and reshaping of teeth.
Veneers: Veneers are made out of composite or porcelain laminates that are cemented to the surface of a tooth. They are used to correct and repair chipped and cracked tooth and improve the appearance of teeth. Those having gap in their teeth are often recommended this treatment. Veneers can be used for whitening stained or discoloured teeth and improves teeth appearance and strength.
Teeth whitening: Teeth whitening, also known as teeth bleaching, is probably the most commonly recommended procedure to brighten up teeth that have stained or discoloured due to smoking, drinking excessive tea, coffee and wine or due to poor dental hygiene. Bleaching teeth can enhance your smile and give you self-confidence.. Peroxide based materials coupled with high density light are used to whiten teeth. Not everyone can do teeth whitening. One must have healthy gums and should have all cavities filled, before going for this treatment.
Tooth-shaping: Tooth shaping is a procedure that involves removing of enamel of teeth and shaping long and short teeth and rounding off teeth that are pointed. This painless and quick procedure can provide a smile makeover to a person with uneven or badly shaped teeth.
Bonding: Bonding is a process in which composite tooth coloured materials are bonded to fill small cavities or repair chipped or broken and discoloured teeth to improve the appearance of teeth. A composite material that looks like enamel or dentin is placed into the cavity or on the surface of the tooth and sculpted into the required shape and then hardened with the high-intensity light to match the surrounding tooth structure to provide a natural look and healthy bright smile.
Dental Implants: Dental implant is a procedure that involves artificial tooth root replacements to compensate tooth loss. This procedure can enhance persons smile and provide young look as a missing tooth most often cause a person to look older.