Empress vs eMax
An IPS Empress veneer is a great restoration for teeth that are more noticeable when you smile. They are also strong enough to correct some gaps between teeth, which cover your entire tooth, IPS Empress veneers are cemented to the front of teeth.
E-MAX – A type of veneer that offers numerous benefits and features. Dental veneer are primarily made of pressed ceramic, which makes them highly durable.It is made from a single block of lithium disilicate ceramic. This is top grade material which has been harvested for its toughness, durability and opaque qualities which makes it a highly prized crown. This considered to be the best match with your own natural teeth.
- Dental Veneer advantages
- Dental veneer lasts up to 15 years.
- Its longevity depends on the care and attention you give to all your teeth
- Dental veneer is highly durable
- It comes in thin layer
- It prevents the need for drilling the teeth
- Looks natural, like your own teeth.
Discomfort after the treatment, but these issue usually disappear within a few days
Cost, veneers are tend to be expensive because of its material and longevity period
Chipped or damaged veneers cannot be repaired.
Sensitivity, as your tooth may become sensitive to hot and cold.
Removal of enamel, grinding up to 5-1 mm of enamel for a perfect fit.
While Dental Veneer has advantages and disadvantages, Dental Veneer has also numerous benefits, which are:
Veneers are difficult to stain and are quite durable
It corrects the alignment of the teeth for an instant cosmetic smile makeover
Helps brighten your smile and improve self-esteem
It has translucence and texture similar to the natural enamel of your teeth
If helps closes gaps between teeth
Lengthens and reshape the teeth
Repair chipped, broken, worn down or misshapen teeth
Covers tetracycline stains and other discoloration such as fluorosis or presence of large resin fillings
Gum tissue tolerates porcelain very well
The color of porcelain veneer can be selected such that it makes dark teeth appear whiter and matched to your ideal smile.
Who should get a Dental Veneer? Are You a right Candidate?
You might be a good candidate for veneers if;
If you have heavily stained teeth
Your teeth are crooked and broken
You have several cosmetic issue that want to improve
You wish to have a perfect Hollywood smile
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Dental Veneers will not damage your teeth, if a cosmetic dentist with plenty of experience and proper training carries out the treatment.
A good dental hygiene routine and regular checkups are recommended.
Remember that just because your natural tooth has a veneer, it’s still susceptible to gum disease, so make sure you take care of your whole mouth.