What sets Hollywood stars apart from the rest of us? They have dazzling smiles and they have good cosmetic dentists to thank for it. Looking at them, you often wonder how to get that perfect smile and how much money you need to improve yours. The thing is, with the current dental trends and modern technology, you do not need to spend much to achieve a megawatt smile, just like your Hollywood idol.
Houston dentists are trained to perform even the most modern procedures. When it comes to improving smile, Da Vinci porcelain veneers are popular because of its many advantages. It is often used to fix chipped, worn-down, broken, discolored, stained, misaligned, crooked or irregularly shaped teeth. Veneers are made of thin, shell-like materials that are also translucent so they look natural even though they can be made darker or whiter than your original color.
Even crooked teeth, gap between teeth can also be fixed by veneers. Reshaping the teeth to make it wider, longer or make them uniform in size is also one of the advantages of having veneers. The procedure usually takes three visits to cosmetic dentist Houston Texas. During the first visit, the patient’s teeth will be evaluated to know the extent of work to be done. For the second visit, the teeth will be prepared for placement of veneers. The dentist will remove about 0.5mm from the tooth’s enamel surface and an impression will made. After a week or two, the veneers are ready for permanent placement so you return to the dentist for a third visit.
Some prefer to have temporary veneers placed but this may cost extra. However, temporary veneers can give you an idea how your new smile will look like so it may be beneficial to have it. Since the tooth surface has been removed, teeth may also look unsightly so temporary veneers may be needed.
Da Vinci veneers in Houston works like magic. They are not ultrathin but the details are exceptional. The translucent surface reflects light very well making the veneers look so natural. It is recommended for heavily stained teeth which cannot be bleached anymore because it has good coverage. No wonder it was featured in several US television shows such as The Swan and Extreme Makeover. Likewise, Da Vinci veneers Houston got exposure in the Hollywood movie, The Dukes.