Laminate veneers that need no preparation

Share it now!Laminate veneers are composed of thin layers of dental ceramic material. A major part of the preparation for this process involves removing a small amount of enamel to allow room for its replacement by the veneer. Recently, many dentists have been using a no-prep or prep-less approach, majorly to leave the tooth as […]

Veneer as a treatment for Veneer as a treatment for tetracycline stains

Share it now!Tetracycline, initially developed as an alternative to penicillin, is an antibiotic that kills a broad spectrum of bacteria in the body. It is used to treat skin infections, urinary tract and genital infections, and stomach ulcers. It’s most visible side effect is a uniform or stripped discoloration of teeth, turning it to yellow, […]

Comparison between porcelain veneer and composite Veneer

Share it now!Dental veneers are made from porcelain or resin composite materials. Both involve setting a natural tooth-colored material over the anterior surface of the tooth to improve its shape, color and appearance. Choices on both approaches should be made after a complete cosmetic analysis. Porcelain is an ultra-smooth and impervious ceramic, with the most […]

Porcelain Veneer

Share it now!veneer is a thin shield as a shell, cemented on the front surface of the tooth. Veneers are made from porcelain, ceramic, acrylic or resin composite materials, and are created by the dentist or dental lab technicians. Porcelain veneers (laminates) are made from ultra-thin pieces of porcelain and are highly preferred for esthetic […]