Ceramic Veneers in Korea



Ceramic Veneers in Korea


Ceramic Veneers in Korea

In recent years, many popular Korean dramas have made many Korean actors and idols famous, such as Han So-Hee, Song Kang or Jang Won Young. What these popular actors have in common is that they have beautiful teeth and can show a bright smile! Many celebrities and artists use the effect of ceramic whitening patches to make their smiles look brighter, which is also an open secret in the entertainment industry. For example, Song Kang's smile has won over many drama fans!

Korean artist Han So-Hee

Performed "Gyeongseong Creature", "Nevertheless" and "The World of the Married" Whether Han So-Hee smiles sincerely, fake smiles, or laughs, she always gives people a sweet and gentle look. The key point is how to control the arc of the smile to reveal the white teeth. The lighting creates a bright light, which makes even girls excited!


Ceramic Veneers make teeth shine like diamonds

The principle of ceramic veneers is to take advantage of the fact that ceramics are not easy to stain and have strong plasticity. The outer layer of the teeth is slightly polished like doing

phototherapy nails, and the 0.3~0.7mm veneers, which are about the thickness of a contact lens, is used with a special The adhesive adheres to the surface of the teeth to achieve a translucent whitening effect and provide an extra layer of protection for the teeth.


Who is suitable for ceramic veneers?

1. The tooth color is yellowish, ceramic veneers can be used to whiten the tooth color.

2. The tooth gap is too large, and the ceramic veneers fit tightly into the tooth gap.

3. Malaligned teeth can be corrected by fine-tuning ceramic veneers.

4. If the tooth shape is missing, the ceramic veneers will improve the tooth shape.

5. People who want to have a smile as bright as a Korean celebrity!


What dental conditions are not suitable for ceramic veneers?

1. Teeth with denture braces

2. Severe tooth decay

3. Teeth after root canal treatment

(the teeth after root canal treatment are relatively fragile. It is recommended to use all-ceramic crown protection).

4. Teeth with severely uneven dentition are not suitable for ceramic veneers.

5. Has a serious habit of grinding his teeth at night, and is not suitable for ceramic veneers, or needs to wear a protective cover while sleeping to prevent the dental veneers from wearing or falling off unconsciously.


Ceramic veneers Process: Three Steps

To perform a whitening ceramic

veneer treatment, it is mainly divided into three steps:

Step1. Collect tooth-related data, including tooth shape, dentition, tooth gap, etc., discuss the desired tooth color and condition with a professional dentist, and then design the ceramic


Step2. Simulate the effect after inserting the veneer into the tooth, and then polish the tooth after the second communication to confirm the needs.

Step 3. When the official ceramic whitening patch is completed, use a special adhesive to attach it to the tooth surface, and you are done with the dazzling smile of a Korean star!


Ceramic veneers FAQ TOP 5


What is the ceramic whitening veneer price?

The price of ceramic patches commonly available in Korea is approximately 0.65 mil krw to 1 mil krw per piece.


Ceramic lifespan and postoperative care

The maintenance of whitening ceramic veneers is actually very similar to the maintenance of real teeth. The most important thing is to use a toothbrush and floss to brush your teeth correctly! The hardness of ceramic veneers is actually similar to real teeth. Avoid eating hard foods to prevent damage to the veneers and real teeth. If necessary, you can also wear an anti-molar bite splint while sleeping; and return to the dentist's office regularly for basic oral health. Check, and let the dentist check the integrity of the patch.


4 habits to extend the life of porcelain dental veneers?

Porcelain dental veneers of good quality and well-made can be used for more than 10 years, but each person's tooth usage habits will also affect the life of porcelain dental veneers. Here

are 4 habits that can extend the life of porcelain dental veneers. For your reference:


1.   Reduce chewing of hard foods.

2.   Clean your teeth really well.

3.   Regular teeth scaling and follow-up check-ups.

4.   Wear a night protector to avoid damage to the veneers caused by grinding or clenching your teeth.


Do I have to grind my teeth to wear ceramic veneers?

Since the ceramic veneer is bonded to the original tooth surface, the doctor must first remove some enamel by grinding the teeth to create space for the veneer. If the veneer is directly

applied without grinding, the teeth will appear thick and unnatural. In addition, any unevenness or slight cavities on the tooth surface must be removed first to ensure the bonding effect.


The amount of ceramic veneer grinding depends on the condition of each tooth. In a clinic equipped with modern digital dental equipment, the doctor will use a "dental

microscope" to preserve as much of the patient's natural tooth structure as possible when grinding teeth. In most cases, only 0.2 ~ 0.5 mm of tooth texture is needed, and the overall structure will not be damaged. For those who are afraid of pain and acidity, our teeth will be trimmed under local anesthesia, so you will basically not feel any pain!


How many ceramic veneers must be made?

How many ceramic veneers should be done varies from person to person. You can only apply a layer of veneers to a small area of broken or chipped teeth to restore the appearance, but most patients choose to use veneers on 6 to 10 teeth to create an even, symmetrical smile. The specific number of ceramic veneers will depend on the width of your smile and the desired aesthetic result.

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