It’s easy to think that porcelain veneers are simply there to improve the appearance of our teeth, a simple facelift for our teeth. While porcelain veneers can definitely makeover our smiles, that’s not all they do. Veneers can also provide other health benefits worth considering when deciding whether veneers are right for you or not. Here’s a list of some good reasons to get porcelain veneers.
- Fixing chips and cracks. Our natural teeth, as strong as they are, can crack and chip. Anything from eating crunchy foods to playing sports can result in cracked teeth. A porcelain veneers will not only cover the chip or crack, it will prevent it any further damage to the tooth. A porcelain veneer is a great way to cover imperfections and get keep your teeth intact and healthy.
- Preserving the natural tooth. Unlike porcelain crowns, which grind down the existing tooth to fit on a new porcelain crown, porcelain veneers sit on the front of the tooth, meaning that more of the natural tooth can be preserved. This means that the tooth will be healthier in the long-term.
- Restore strength and function to your teeth. Porcelain veneers are made to last. The porcelain is strong and the bond will last for decades if properly performed and maintained. Veneers can help restore your confidence to bite and chew without the fear of chipping or breaking a lesser veneer.
- They can actually change your life. Confidence in your appearance is an almost priceless commodity. Millions of people undergo plastic surgery for a body that give them confidence, and most of them would tell you their procedures have changed their life for the better. So, it’s not over ambitious to say that getting a with porcelain veneers will have an equally dramatic impact on your life. Everyone loves a smiling face and porcelain veneers can give you the confidence to go conquer the world with your new smile.