HOW LONG LAST VENEERS LUMINEERS ?
Clinical studies have proven that LUMINEERS can have a lifespan of up to 20 years. LUMINEERS porcelain veneers are also accompanied by a 5 year warranty in case of fracture. Certain conditions must be met for the warranty to be honored. Discuss this with your dentist.
DOES IT HURT?
LUMINEERS are porcelain veneers of the thickness of a contact lens. Thus , unlike traditional veneers where to cut a certain thickness of enamel, lumineers can. If there is no amendment to the shape of the teeth, be put unaltered enamel , so without anesthesia or pain.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF LUMINNERS ?
- Simple and rapid procedure: 2-3 visits from the initial meeting to the final pose
- Painless : since there is little or no enamel alteration
- Permanent whitening : it is possible to choose a color as white as desired for veneers
- Instant orthodontics : Since it is possible to re- align teeth to a certain degree , the LUMINEERS are an interesting alternative to orthodontic treatment.
WHAT THE LUMINEERS?
LUMINEERS are porcelain veneers of the thickness of a contact lens, approximately 0.2 mm. Manufactured exclusively by CERINATE, California, theses veneers are so thin and strong that they allow to be raised without having to cut the first enamel. In most cases, no size is needed, so no anesthesia or pain or discomfort related to the procedure .
IF I CHANGE MY MIND , IS IT POSSIBLE TO REMOVE THE VENEERS?
Yes, despite the LUMINEERS are cemented permanently, because they are ultra thin and did not need to enamel alteration, it is possible to remove the porcelain and expose natural enamel below .
CAN I EAT STICKY FOOD ?
There are no restrictions on what you can eat or drink with LUMINEERS veneers since these cover your natural teeth, keeping intact the strength of the tooth enamel. Of course , it is recommended not to abuse porcelain veneers, because this will have broken natural teeth , also break the porcelain. Proper hygiene and regular maintenance twice a year to the dentist can extend the life of LUMINEERS. In other words, treat your LUMINEERS the same way you treat your natural teeth!