A smile makeover is an aesthetic dentistry treatment that includes various procedures to have a beautiful smile projecting self-confidence and positivity to all people who meets you. Smile makeover covers up all problems regarding the size, shape, placement and color of your teeth and fixes any issues in the oral cavity including the teeth gaps, chips, stains or discoloration, missing teeth, crooked teeth, short or long teeth, misaligned teeth, gummy smiles and old silver fillings. At Ivory dental clinic, we have state-of-the-art technology, equipments and experienced dentists to perform expert procedures.
A smile makeover follows one or more cosmetic dentistry procedures to address all dental issues and these include:
A smile makeover is performed after considering various components such as the facial appearance, skin color, hair color, teeth color, width, length and shape of the teeth, tooth display, gum tissue and lips. We provide customized treatment plans to clients unique requirements.
Tooth Color: Teeth whitening process improves the color of stained teeth. Tooth color and shading is an important aspect of various procedures including porcelain veneers, crowns, bridges, composite bonding and dental implants. The tooth color and shade for teeth whitening and veneers are chose with consideration to the skin tone and color of the hair. Cosmetic dentists at Ivory dental clinic are skilled to find the right balance to provide a brighter, whiter smile and maintaining a natural tooth color.
Alignment and Spacing: Misaligned or gaps between the teeth are aligned through orthodontics and improved with porcelain veneers.
Missing Teeth: Dental implants, bridges or partial dentures are used to replace one or more missing teeth.
Stability and Balance: Irregular, chipped, crooked or cracked teeth are bonded to improve the alignment and balance.
Fuller Lips, Smile and Cheeks: Smile makeover surgery includes a treatment plan designed to accomplish complete makeover to the face and smile through functionally restorative procedures and oral maxillofacial surgery and gummy smile reduction.
Tooth Length: Reshaping and lengthening the teeth with composite bonding or porcelain veneers lend a youthful appearance and impact the overall facial appearance.
Smile Line: The smile line is an imaginary line that connects the edges of the lower and upper teeth and should be the same as the curve of the lower lip when you smile. During the designing phase, the cosmetic dentist considers the smile line and design accordingly.
Tooth Proportions: Perfect tooth proportions are attained in the aesthetic zone so that the smile line appears balanced.
After the smile makeover procedure with proper dental cleaning routine and care, the new smile will look good with the restorations for many years. Few precautions to maintain the results for a long period of time include avoiding highly abrasive toothpastes and tooth brushing habits, avoid mouthwashes containing alcohol, avoid foods high in sugar and limit consumption of coffee, soda, tea and alcohol. Flossing is a key to increases the lifespan of restorations and to remove the debris from the oral cavity. Following the dentist’s instructions for healthy oral cavity ensure the long-term beauty of your new smile.
At Ivory dental clinic we incorporate a variety of dental technologies to showcase the changes that can be expected to see the smile after the smile makeover. We provide a preview of the design and the results through dental imaging software with before and after photos, dental study models and dental composite bonding mockup that serve as a mockup of the smile makeover. The cost and duration of the smile makeover varies and depends on the state of the oral health and the extent of customized makeover plan.