Smiles and confidence
Many people who do not smile regularly can seem unconfident or even unfriendly. This is to some extent true as many people with bad teeth are too embarrassed to smile and have a lack of confidence as a result of their teeth
We live in a world where first impressions matter a lot. We are often judged socially and professionally by how we look and how we smile. It can make people seem rude if they do not smile much and some people cover their mouths whilst laughing and talking – a clear indication that they are unconfident about their smile.
Cosmetic dentistry treatments such as teeth whitening or veneers can help patients who are not confident in their smiles. It allows them a new lease of life and can drastically improve their facial aesthetics. Teeth whitening for example works to bleach of stains and imperfections on the tooth enamel and as this treatment is relatively cheap, it is available for a wide variety of patients. Tooth whitening is probably the quickest and easiest way to gain a confident and radiant smile.
Veneers can also add to a patients confidence by replacing the facings if their teeth. Veneers can be used to make teeth appear straighter, more aligned and also whiter and cleaner. All these benefits can help patients to smile more and make them feel better about their smile and increase their confidence.
Cosmetic dentistry has helped many celebrities such as footballers, TV stars, musician, film stars, pop stars etc. grow their confidence and smile more. But cosmetic dentistry is not only for celebrities – anyone can have cosmetic dentistry procedures carried out.
Many people who undergo cosmetic dentistry procedures claim to feel more confident in themselves and their smile. It is a proven fact that many people are scared to smile because of their bad teeth but this does not have to be the case.
Some people lose confidence in their smile due to their teeth being crooked. In most cases, crooked teeth can be permanently straightened through the use of orthodontic procedures such as braces. Cosmetic orthodontic systems are also in circulation which works to move the positions of the front teeth that are visible when you smile. This means that the bite pattern of the back molars is not changed and the patient can gain a seemingly straight smile in a short time frame.
If you are not confident in your smile you should definitely go and visit your cosmetic dentist and see what can be done for you. There are many cosmetic dental treatments that can improve the appearance of teeth and pretty much anybody can benefit from cosmetic dentistry. Whether it be veneers, crowns, teeth whitening, orthodontics, cosmetic orthodontics, gum shaping or composite bonding – cosmetic dentistry can make a big difference to the way you are perceived by yourself and others