"No turning back": What are the facets, what types exist and how to choose the right ones?

If you want to have beautiful and aligned teeth, you will sooner or later opt for dental devices. But with this option, you need to be patient: creating the smile of your dreams can take years. You must also regularly go to the dentist, suffer from some discomfort, avoid certain foods and answer the many questions that curious people might have. If this is not for you, you can always choose to be faceted. Would you like to know their advantages and disadvantages?

What are the facets?

The facets are thin plates that the dentist lay on the outer surface of the teeth to correct their shape and color.

What types of facets exist?

  • ceramic (porcelain);
  • zirconium (zirconium oxide);
  • composite (of dental covering material).

Advantages and disadvantages

Composite veneers are fast but they are not durable. In addition, if the teeth change color, this kind of facets will not hide this transformation.

Ceramic or zirconium facets give a more natural look and are more durable. But, the dentist will not be able to give your teeth their original look if you choose to remove them. Indeed, in order to put these facets, he must file and polish your teeth.

The opinions

There are many different opinions. Some boast facets ...

while others say horrible things about this procedure.

If you want to have a beautiful smile quickly, the facets seem the ideal choice. But, if you want your teeth to look more natural, choose a dental appliance. What would be your choice?

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