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Cosmetic Dentistry is Good for Your Health

November 15, 2017
Posted By: Reamer Family Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is your ticket to a Beverly Hills smile. With veneers, teeth straightening, and teeth whitening, you may find that your friends and acquaintances cannot stop complimenting you on your dazzling smile. Hollywood movie stars may think of cosmetic dentistry as one more essential component as they dress for the red carpet, along with designer shoes and handbags, and custom-made dresses.

The aesthetic benefits of a stunning smile are wonderful, but the benefits of cosmetic dentistry go further. When you have a white smile, a perfect bite, and a symmetrical smile, your overall health can improve. This improvement can justify your time and effort in getting the smile you want.

Better Nutrition Is Your Ticket to a Healthy Life

When your nutrition is good, your health is better. Proper eating can prevent nutritional deficiencies and give you the energy you need to get through the day and be active. Foods like fruits, vegetables, lean proteins, and nuts can all help lower risk for heart disease and diabetes, but you cannot get enough if your teeth are in bad shape. Foods that are the healthiest for you can be the hardest to chew.

Veneers can be used to fix teeth that are worn down, uneven, and chipped or broken, and they take only a few visits to our office. Teeth straightening can fix a misaligned bite and crooked teeth, and you can get it done using invisible plastic trays instead of traditional metal braces, so nobody will even know you are getting treatment. These treatments can make chewing easier, so you can enjoy apples, carrots, chicken, nuts, and all the other healthy foods you love.

It’s a Quality of Life Issue

A healthy-looking smile can do wonders for your mental health. When you are proud of your smile and the way you look, your entire life seems better. You can confidently meet people, joke around with your friends, and enjoy the moment without worrying about the way your teeth look.

People may also treat you better. Their first impression of you will be that you have a beautiful smile, and, fair or not, they may be more positive toward you. You may make friends more easily or have more opportunities for advancement at work when you have an attractive smile and you are not afraid to show it.

Cosmetic dentistry is not just about vanity or a whim. Procedures such as teeth straightening and veneers can also be important for your overall health. Chewing well and flashing a gorgeous smile have far-reaching benefits.



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