If you have been considering having some dental work done to improve the appearance of your smile, you couldn’t have chosen a better time. New, improved, and innovative technologies in the field of dental medicine are emerging rapidly which include ways to improve the look and brightness of your smile. No-prep veneers are among these inventive methods that offer some substantial advantages.

Just as the name suggests, no-prep veneers are to the teeth like contact lenses are to the eyes. Each veneer covers the front of the tooth without any surgery or complicated preparations. Veneers can be made out of high-grade ceramic material or composite resin. As you can imagine, this cosmetic treatment offer many benefits for patients.

Porcelain Veneers Before and After

Preparation is Eliminated

The conventional method of applying veneers makes it necessary to grind down the teeth which also results in removing some of the enamel. This ensures that the veneers will fit properly but also requires that the patient be given anesthesia and undergo drilling and grinding. This process also alters the tooth structure and is irreversible. 

No-prep veneers require none of this since the veneers fit over the natural surface of the teeth, eliminating the need for anesthesia, drilling, grinding, and enamel removal. This is especially good news for patients who suffer from dental anxiety or who are unable to tolerate anesthetics.

Trauma and Pain Free

Anesthetics are not needed because there is no drilling or grinding. There is also no pain during or after the procedures. Patients can receive no-prep veneers without having any major disruptions to their lives and schedules. 

Faster Results

No-prep veneers require far less time in the dentist’s chair. Eliminating the need for invasive drilling and grinding makes the process quicker and easier.

Brighter Whiter Smile

Once the no-prep veneers are applied to the teeth, they will instantly have the appearance of being whiter and more attractive. No more wasting time and money using whitening strips, pastes, or expensive treatments. 

Easy Maintenance

All you need to do to keep your new smile looking good is to brush and floss regularly and keep all scheduled checkups with your dentist. Good dental hygiene habits will keep the veneers looking smooth and clean for several years.

Natural-looking Results

Since the veneers are made from nearly translucent materials, they will look just like your natural enamel. No one who sees your new smile will think otherwise.

Stronger Teeth with Less Sensitivity

Not only do the layered veneers give your teeth extra strength, they can also protect your teeth from temperature changes that can cause sensitivity. 

Increased Confidence and Self-Esteem

If you have concerns about the color of your teeth, there’s no reason to let them hold you back from advancing in your job or making changes in your personal life. No-prep veneers can give you the boost you may need to focus on your abilities and strengths instead of a weakness you don’t have to live with any longer.

Your smile can look great and your mouth can feel better for many years to come because of the application of this cosmetic treatment. Pacific Dental Care is here to answer all your questions. Contact us today for a consultation.