Porcelain veneers have been around for quite some time now and are safe and well tested, but most people don’t know what they are and how they can work for you. this article should give you the information you need.
What is a Porcelain veneer?
A porcelain veneer is a very thin layer of porcelain which is designed to fit over the front of your tooth. If you have seen someone with false nails it is very similar to this.
Who might need a porcelain veneer?
Veneers are used in a variety of procedures. They can change the colour, the shape and the position of teeth. You can choose exactly the shade of veneer you want this is perfect if you have a discoloured tooth for instance. They can also be used to lighten up your front teeth generally.
A porcelain veneer can make a chipped teeth look whole again
Porcelain veneers covers all of your front tooth. we provide a thicker section to replace the broken part of your tooth. Porcelain veneers can also be utilised to close small gaps in your teeth if an orthodontic solution is not suitable.
What advantages are there with porcelain veneers?
Firstly they almost always improve the look of your teeth. Veneers are extremely thin with strong glue keeping them in place. Some veneers nee no preparation at all this is one of the areas that The Welbeck Clinic excels.
How do you prepare for porcelain veneers?
Normally the enamel on the front surface of your tooth is removed, but not always. This is to help it bond more strongly with your natural tooth. Unlike false nails it us normally impossible to tell if someone is wearing porcelain veneers.
There is usually very little discomfort to fitting a porcelain veneer with just a local injection being required.
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