Reclaim Your Smile with Simple Cosmetic Procedures
- Posted on: May 1 2019
If your smile embarrasses you, you may have resigned yourself to trying to hide it in public. But you don’t have to. There are a number of cosmetic procedures that will allow you to reclaim your smile without breaking the bank. These procedures are often fairly quick and simple, too, and most don’t require you to take time off work or put you in a lot of pain. Here are a few of these cosmetic procedures that will let you smile with confidence.
One of the reasons many people hate their smile is because their teeth are stained. It’s so easy to get these stains—coffee, soda, berries, and other foods and drink that you consume daily can cause your teeth to become yellowish. Fortunately, a quick, professional whitening is all you need to get that dazzling whiteness back. Over-the-counter products just can’t compare. They’re not as effective.
Fill in Chips and Cracks
If you have a chipped or cracked tooth, especially if it’s one of your front teeth, you probably try to hide it. However, it’s often very easy to fill in the crack or repair the chip. Many people don’t bother because they think it’s an expensive procedure or that the entire tooth would have to be replaced. However, in most cases, it only takes one visit to have that crack or chip repaired.
Cover Your Teeth with Veneers
Porcelain veneers are thin porcelain layers that are permanently attached to the front of your teeth. These cosmetic additions don’t replace your natural teeth—instead, they simply look like perfect teeth from the front. They literally give you a brand new smile without going through the pain or the cost of implants. Veneers are a great option for those who have some damaged or worn teeth.
Replace Damaged Teeth with Implants
Finally, replacing damaged or missing teeth with implants can get rid of everything that embarrasses you about your smile. While some might say implants aren’t exactly “simple,” the truth is that they have become very common these days. Many people make use of implants, and the procedure to install them has become much more effective and efficient over the years. If you’re missing teeth or have a few that are severely damaged, why not replace them?
Want to know more about cosmetic dentistry? Contact the office of Laurence A. Langer today to discuss your needs.