veneer is a thin
shell custom-made to fit on the tooth.
Benefits of ceramic
A composite resin
made from a tooth-colored filling material bonded onto
composite resin veneers:
removal of less tooth enamel than is necessary
for ceramic veneers
may mean fewer
visits to the dentist-sometimes these veneers
take just one visit!
may cost less
than ceramic veneers
are easy to
replace if damaged; although composite veneers
are generally not as strong or wear-resistant as
ceramic veneers, composite veneers are easily
and quickly repaired.
of shaping, or contouring , natural teeth to improve
their overall appearance.