What is a Hollywood smile? And what are its advantages?
Yellow teeth and dental caries are no longer a big worry but people always seek having a perfect smile. Like Hollywood celebrities, or what is known now in cosmetic dentistry as “Hollywood smile”.
A Hollywood smile is a combination of cosmetic veneers or composite lumineers designed with the highest modern techniques where the dentist takes the teeth measurements by a digital device after making the necessary edits, then sends it over to a device that helps to give an identical replica of the teeth without the need for tooth reduction or traditional dentures. Eventually, the patient gets a total smile makeover in very short time.
Hollywood smile is a safe procedure; it doesn’t get affected by food and beverages pigments such as coffee and tea. Hollywood smile also helps with some of the teeth and gum issues. Thus, it has become a necessity because it gives the patient the needed relief and comfort. Whereas dentists ensure that the shape of your teeth is a crucial element that affects your appearance and impacts first impressions, positively.
Essential features of Hollywood Smile:
- It helps in treating some of the teeth issues.
- It has no known side effects.
- Suitable for all ages starting 18 years old.
- It gives the patient more relief and confident.
The dentist takes into consideration several vital parameters before designing the new shape of the patient’s smile like:
- The color of Hollywood smile which is nearly matching both, the skin color and the natural color of the original teeth.
- An accurate analysis of teeth shape and jaw.
- The dentist chooses between two types, cosmetic veneers or composite lumineers , according to the patient’s case and readiness.