Celebrities are known for their jaw-dropping mansions, over-the-top vacations, and innovative style – it’s one of the reasons the paparazzi, magazines, and reality TV shows follow their every move! To ensure they are camera-ready at every turn, the rich and famous have turned to cosmetic dentistry to straighten, brighten, and otherwise perfect their smiles. Thankfully, these treatments are more accessible than ever before, allowing you to achieve a grin that rivals those of the stars. Keep reading for three of the most popular smile-enhancing solutions!
From much-loved movie stars like Tom Cruise to teen heartthrobs like Zac Efron, hundreds of celebrities have attributed their smile transformations to veneers. By adhering thin porcelain shells to the front-facing portion of your teeth, this popular cosmetic dentistry treatment can address a multitude of issues, including permanent discoloration, minor misalignment, and misshaped teeth. Plus, the entire process can be completed in as little as two appointments!
Coffee, tea, and dark chocolate are just a few of the finer things in life that can leave behind unsightly stains. That’s where teeth whitening comes in! Armed with powerful, effective whitening agents, dentists can provide in-office treatments that can lighten your teeth up to ten shades in a single visit! Take-home options are also available if you would prefer to gradually brighten your smile from the comfort of your own home.
Since the 1990s, the cases of cavities have skyrocketed in America. Fortunately, metal fillings and dental crowns are no longer the go-to solutions. After all, the dark-colored spots left behind drew unwanted attention to the treated tooth. Today, you can opt for tooth-colored alternatives that restore both the function and aesthetic of decayed or damaged teeth. So, you can get the dental care you need without worrying about the effect it will have on the appearance of your smile!
Thanks to advancements in cosmetic dentistry and technology, the above smile-enhancing solutions aren’t reserved solely for the rich and famous. If you are looking to enhance the appearance of your grin, then there is no time like the present to get in touch with your dental team!
About the Author
Dr. Megan A. Shelton has been helping her patients straighten, brighten, and otherwise perfect their smiles since earning her Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry. In addition to completing countless hours of continuing education each year, she is an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and has completed her certifications in Laser Dentistry and Invisalign. If you are interested in achieving your smile goals this year, then don’t hesitate to visit her website or give her a call at 760-388-6773.