Most people have something about their smile they’d like to change or improve. A chipped, irregular, or discolored tooth can make your smile less appealing. With porcelain veneers, perfecting your smile is easier than you think. Porcelain veneers are ultra-thin, porcelain shells that your dentist can bond to the surface of your teeth to enhance their appearance. You can learn more about natural-looking porcelain veneers from Dr. Sanjay Dhir at Dhir Dentistry in San Diego, California.
Smiles aren’t meant to be kept hidden. Smiling promotes friendships, improves relationships, reduces stress, improves mood, and so much more. If flawed teeth keep you from smiling more often, you could benefit from porcelain veneer treatments. Veneers can be used to correct problems with:
Porcelain is a durable, translucent material that mimics the color and sheen of natural teeth. That’s what makes porcelain veneers so appealing as a cosmetic treatment. In addition to concealing tooth flaws, porcelain veneers strengthen your teeth to reduce the risk of chipping or cracking in the future. They’re also stain-resistant, enabling you to enjoy your favorite foods without worrying about ruining your smile.
With proper care, porcelain veneers can last up to 10 years or longer, giving your teeth a smooth, attractive, natural-looking appearance. Caring for your veneers is pretty simple, as it’s very similar to caring for your natural teeth.