Myth: A lot of tooth structure needs to be filed before veneer application
Fact: These days veneers can be made as thin as 0.3mm, so very less preparation is needed than in old times.
Myth: Application of veneers is painful
Fact: There is no pain during the procedure as the preparation is done under local anesthesia.
Myth: Veneers are very bright and noticed easily.
Fact: These days veneers are quite natural. The thickness, color and shape can blend perfectly with patient’s own teeth.
Myth: Veneers require a lot of care.
Fact: Veneers require care similar to your natural teeth. You need to avoid an abrasive and hard bristled brush. Brush twice and floss once daily.
Myth: Veneers can be used in place of orthodontic treatment
Fact: In case of minor misalignment , veneers can definitely help. But traditional orthodontics is required for major cases.