Cosmetic dentistry has been a much-anticipated remedy to alter and enhance the beauty of the smile. The popularity of cosmetic dentistry has dramatically increased among patients over the last decade due to advances in the dentistry which allow cosmetic procedures to be performed smoothly, and without the need for heavy needles and sharp instruments.

A specialized branch of dentistry, cosmetic dentistry deals with enhancing the appearance and clarity of the smile. The results of cosmetic dental treatment can be remarkable, and our team is passionate about helping you improve your smile and boost your self-esteem. Our cosmetic dentist and team are dedicated to helping you achieve the confident and naturally beautiful smile that you have always wanted.

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What are the different types of cosmetic procedures?

Cosmetic procedures can range from minor improvements to major enhancements of your teeth. A number of flaws in your teeth can be rectified with only minor procedures, such as teeth whitening. Other imperfections in your smile may require more etensive or complex treatment based on your current oral health. More advanced cosmetic procedures are required in cases where the treatments needed occur near the gums and bones of the teeth, such as treatments designed to restore damage to your teeth or supporting strucutres. Here is a list of the several cosmetic procedures that can genuinely enhance the clarity of your smile.

Simple Dental Cosmetic Treatments

  • Porcelain veneers
  • Removal of black lines
  • Enamel contouring
  • Teeth lengthening
  • Porcelain crowns
  • Porcelain fillings
  • Porcelain onlays and inlays

Advanced Dental Cosmetic Treatments

  • Dental Implants
  • Gum lifting or gum contouring
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Gum rejuvenation
  • Smile makeovers or full-mouth reconstruction

What are the advantages of cosmetic dentistry?

Cosmetic procedures help to improve the appearance and radiance of the smile significantly. There are several advantages of a cosmetic procedure. Here are a few:

  • Improving tooth discoloration
  • Reshaping the surface of the teeth
  • Hiding blemishes
  • Improving the appearance of the gum line
  • Correcting overcrowding
  • Multiple procedures can reveal a fantastic smile
  • Improving aesthetics and treating minor facial flaws
  • Preventing further dental damage
  • Boosting your self-confidence

Request an appointment with Dr. Lydon for your personalized cosmetic dental treatment today by calling Lydon Dentistry at 949-660-1321. We are dedicated to providing personalized cosmetic dentistry in Irvine, California, that will help you achieve your smile goals!