In these days, one thing is certain. Social media has a huge effect on what people think and do. Regardless of filters, location, or what they may be wearing, influencer posts always seem to have amazing picture perfect smiles on Instagram and Facebook. So it should be no surprise that veneers have had a rise in popularity due to this social media influence.
Daily social media users are actively seeking out ways for looking perfect both on and off the camera. Many found that the look of their teeth was as important as clear and healthy glowing skin. Influencers and celebrities can have a big influence on the demand to have a perfect smiles.
Why Should One Consider Getting Veneers
Veneers can actually be used to correct a wide range of dental issues. This includes teeth that need large restorations, stained teeth, fractured teeth or with shape discrepancies. Also, sometimes it just looks better to have the veneers as the other teeth can’t truly be saved.
What Factors are Considered Regarding One’s Dental Health When Considering Veneers
One factor to be considered depends on people’s faces. Every smile is different. For example, the lips should be evaluated according to width, fullness, and symmetry. Wide lips make for a wide smile and each lip should be evaluated separately. Other factors include previous large scale restorations, teeth position and one’s bite.
What is the Difference for Veneers Done by a General Dentist vs. a Cosmetic Dentist
There actually is a difference in having this dental work done when a dentist that is more familiar with cosmetics. These dental professionals are most meticulous and give added focus to obtain the patient’s most natural with a new smile. Not all dental labs work the porcelain the same. It is the equivalent of a purse made in a factory versus a purse that’s is crafted by hand.
How to Care For Veneers
The care of veneers is actually more simple than your replaced real teeth. It includes a periodic visit to the dentist. Brushing with a non-abrasive toothpaste. Flossing at least once a day to remove food particles around the area. And rinsing with an antiseptic mouthwash.
Dr. Steven A. Rosenberg offers veneers services for his patients in the South Florida area. So if you need veneers, please look into consulting with Dr. Rosenberg. However, if you need a root canal, Invisalign, crowns, or full dentures, or lighter work such as whitening, fillings, or preventative oral care, this is your dentist’s office as well.
Dr. Rosenberg is a Miami, Florida native who received his undergrad degree from Emory University and got his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Georgetown University Dental School. He has been in private practice for over 20 years. Dr. Rosenberg is President-Elect of the Broward County Dental Association. He is Vice President of the Broward Dental Research Clinic where has been on the board of directors for five years. He is a member of the Intracoastal Study Club. Professional memberships include the American Dental Association, the Florida Dental Association, the Atlantic Coast District Dental Association, and the Broward County Dental Association.