The best way to lighten up a face is not by wearing dazzling diamond earrings or applying flawless makeup but flashing an engaging smile. That is why many people invest in good dental care by going through cosmetic dentistry procedures periodically, no matter how extensive work is needed.
A smile makeover usually involves teeth whitening, correcting crooked or misaligned teeth, regular cleaning and whatever is the latest procedure in cosmetic dentistry Houston. Unfortunately, most people think that undergoing through all these can cost an arm and a leg so they just postpone it till later.
The good news is you don’t need to wait till you are old, gray and rich as you can now afford to have your teeth done with minimal costs. Cosmetic dentistry has come a long way after all. Aside from affordability, there are also more procedures to choose from so you can prioritize your dental health and smile confidently after just a few visits to the dentist.
One of these affordable dental procedures is veneer Houston Texas. It is mostly used for cracked, chipped, worn, discolored or stained teeth. It can also be used to make teeth whiter, close the gaps between teeth and correct misaligned or irregularly shaped teeth. Usually it only takes three visits to the dentist to complete the procedure. The first visit is for checkup and evaluation. Second visit is for removal of tooth enamel and placing of temporary veneers. The third visit is when veneers are bonded to the tooth permanently.
Veneers can last for more than ten years with proper care and depending on the material used. Porcelain veneers are also stain resistant, can make your teeth look whiter and its translucent surface makes it look so natural. If you are considering teeth whitening in Houston, have it done before getting veneers. It is not a good choice though for those with gum disease or weakened or decayed teeth.
Some insurance companies do not cover veneers procedure so check with your provider first. Depending on the state you are getting it from and extent of procedure, veneers can cost anywhere from $500 to $1,300 per tooth. Most dentists offer affordable payment options so discuss it thoroughly before having it done.