Nowadays, there is no shortage of teeth whitening products available in pharmacies and supermarkets. Companies like Crest and Rembrandt promise whiter, brighter teeth after just a few weeks of using strips, trays or gel pens. These products may seem appealing because they are affordable and convenient, but often they don’t actually work the way you would like them to. Read more
Crafted from a beautiful porcelain material, veneers are an excellent way to restore beauty to imperfect teeth. Porcelain veneers can be used to improve the appearance of a single tooth, several teeth or all of the teeth that show when smiling.
Although porcelain is strong and durable, veneers don’t last forever. While they don’t have an expiration date, per se, they aren’t meant to be a permanent solution. Certain factors can affect how quickly veneers wear down and need to be replaced.
Below, Dr. Robert Milner, a cosmetic dentist serving Mission Viejo and beyond, explains how long porcelain veneers typically last, and what you can do to extend the lifespan of your veneers. Read more
Are you planning to attend a big event this summer or fall? Perhaps you or your child is getting married, or your family or high school class is planning to reunite. Whatever the occasion may be, it’s safe to assume many photographs will be taken to capture the memories. Why not consider cosmetic dentistry to help give you a dazzling smile so you can look and feel your best?