A veneer is a shell, or layer of tooth-colored porcelain that is placed over the surfaces of your teeth to correct worn tooth enamel, uneven tooth alignment or spacing, discoloration and chips or cracks.
Although veneers fall into the category of cosmetic dentistry because they create bright, white smiles with beautifully aligned, shapely teeth, they also protect the surface of damaged teeth and may eliminate the need for more extensive treatments.
Other benefits include durability with an average longevity of 10-15 years, an improved smile appearance, and the need for little-to-no removal of tooth structure compared to dental crowns.
Porcelain veneers can be made to look and feel natural. In addition, they will resist the staining or discoloring that is caused by the consumption of such products as tobacco, tea, coffee, and red wine.
Regardless of what causes unattractive teeth, dental veneers may solve most or even all of your cosmetic dental issues, including:
Porcelain veneer prices begin from £750 per tooth.
Below are some fabulous examples of recent porcelain veneer smile transformations.