Veneers are laminates made up of ceramic, porcelain, composite bonding materials.It is a very thin shell like a contact lenses permanently fixed to the teeth. used to correct misaligned teeth, discoloured teeth and worn out enamel. Veneers are suitable for people who like to improve aesthetics of teeth.
Veneers last for a long time and moreover they require very little tooth preparation. No major reduction so no chances for sensitivity .They look very natural and healthy.Dental veneers are used to enhance the appearance of an individual, it is the part of cosmetic dentistry .In case of repairing of teeth, straightening of teeth veneers are not suitable and dental crowns is the best choice .An alternative to dental veneers is LUMINEERS.
Dental veneers require a number of visits. In the first visit the patient consults the dentist, wherein the dentist examines the teeth, discusses the entire procedure to be performed as well as estimates the cost of the whole process. In the second visit tooth preparation is done .The dentist numbs the teeth which has to be reduced. After teeth preparation an impression is taken with the help of elastomers. After2/3 days the veneer is prepared and then it is bonded to the teeth (after proper cleaning of the teeth) with the help of a special light that activates the cement.