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3 Non-Invasive Ways to Enhance Your Smile

March 4, 2023

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Of all of your physical attributes, few are as important as your smile—it’s the feature that allows you to make positive and impactful first impressions, letting you lead a fulfilling social life! However, if you aren’t happy with your pearly whites, you might be hoping that you can improve their look without having to endure a lengthy, costly, or invasive procedure. Here’s more from your trusted dentist about some popular, minimally invasive cosmetic treatment options.

A Closer Look at Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Dentistry

“Minimally invasive cosmetic dentistry” refers to treatments that require no major surgeries, little to no anesthesia, and minimal preparation or alteration of the patient’s existing teeth. There also typically isn’t any downtime following these procedures, and thanks to advancements in modern dental technology, it’s now easier than ever before to carry out the vast majority of them!  It’s also worth mentioning that these treatments are appropriate for patients who experience dental-related anxiety since they’re particularly gentle.

3 Popular, Non-Invasive Cosmetic Treatments

Here’s more information about three of the most popular, minimally invasive cosmetic treatment options available these days:

Teeth Whitening

If you’re a regular coffee fiend or enjoy other beverages and foods that are notorious for causing teeth staining, you might benefit from teeth whitening. Your dentist can whiten your teeth by up to several shades, either in their office or by sending you home with a kit of special whitening materials. This treatment is non-invasive and effective, with results capable of lasting for a couple of years.

Gum Recontouring

Sometimes, having excess gum tissue can give you what’s known as a “gummy” smile, and it might seem like some of your teeth are too short due to being hidden underneath the gum tissue. Your dentist can perform this quick, simple treatment to reshape your gumline and reveal more of the surface area of your underlying teeth.

Cosmetic Dental Bonding

The use of tooth-colored resin material to address minor aesthetic issues is known as cosmetic dental bonding, and it’s among the most cost-effective and accessible treatments available. It’s ideal for small chips, cracks, stains, or even gaps between teeth. It requires no alteration to your natural teeth, and after the resin has been polished and hardened, it can last for about a decade under ideal circumstances.

You don’t have to settle for a smile that doesn’t bring you happiness, and you also don’t have to commit to undergoing a complex dental procedure to reach your smile goals—especially with so many effective, affordable, and minimally invasive options available.

About the Author

Dr. Javier Perez received his DDS from UCLA and has proudly served families in the Tyler, TX community for several years! His practice is excited to offer a wide range of services that are geared toward improving the health and beauty of your smile, including various cosmetic treatments. If you have any questions about the services that his practice offers, don’t hesitate to contact his team today! Telephone: (903) 534-8110.

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