Posts Categorized: Porcelain Veneers

A Lesson on the Types of Porcelain Veneers

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Porcelain veneers are a wonderful cosmetic restorations that can bring beauty and strength to imperfect teeth. At Lake Forest Dental Arts, cosmetic dentist Dr. James Fondriest can create gorgeous, high-quality porcelain veneers in various styles, that fit the needs and desires of patients. The First Porcelain Veneers Charles Pincus used the first porcelain veneers. The… Read more »

Your Lake Forest Dentist Discusses Porcelain Veneers

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On television and in the movies, an ultra-bright “Hollywood-smile” is essential. Have you ever watched a favorite film on Netflix only to wonder if the editing made the teeth so perfect and gleaming? Movie magic can work plenty of wonders, but it cannot change smiles. Dental professionals play that role! And had it not been… Read more »

Cosmetic Changes: Things To Get Excited About

Whether you’re thinking about talking with our Lake Forest, IL team about porcelain veneers, whitening, or other cosmetic care, one thing is certain: There is an awful lot to get excited about! However, if you have tried to learn about cosmetic improvements with other practices before or you are simply new to this field of… Read more »

When Erosion Leads To A Need For More Than Whitening

When you see that your smile looks quite yellowed in the mirror, you may immediately assume that this esthetic issue is the result of staining. However, you may find yourself quite surprised when you meet with us, only to discover that we suggest something like porcelain veneers or porcelain crowns to fix your grin. Why… Read more »

What Veneers Can Do for Chipped/Cracked Teeth

One of the best things about porcelain veneers is that they can fix your smile’s appearance in several different ways, which can save you from needing multiple procedures to address different issues. Besides appearance, however, veneers are also beneficial due to the fact that they don’t require extensive tooth preparation, and therefore, they can help… Read more »

Considering Porcelain Veneers? Here’s What to Ask

Wanting to improve your smile’s appearance is one thing, but knowing how to do it is another. For instance, you might think that addressing your multiple cosmetic concerns would be a complicated process. However, with porcelain veneers, patients can often enjoy complete smile makeovers with only a single procedure. If you’re considering veneers to improve… Read more »

How to Makeover Your Smile in One Step

Technically, placing porcelain veneers may require more than one step. Yet, with their versatility and highly lifelike appearance, veneers can often create a complete smile makeover with just a single cosmetic treatment. Made from wafer-thin shells of lifelike, high-quality dental porcelain, veneers are designed to be bonded to the front surfaces of teeth. With minimal… Read more »

Do You Have Questions About Porcelain Veneers?

It’s okay if you aren’t exactly happy with your smile’s appearance. After all, cosmetic blemishes affect everyone’s smile at some point in their lives. However, if you want to improve your smile’s appearance, then you should also consider how cosmetic treatment affects your oral health. In the case of porcelain veneers, your dentist can create… Read more »