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How to Take Care of Your New Veneers

Dental veneers promise a beautiful, dazzling smile. Voracious consumers of coffee, tea, red wine, starchy foods, and chocolate might experience tooth discolouration. Tobacco stains from smoking can increase dissatisfaction among smokers about their general appearance because of the perceived poor dental aesthetics. Dental fluorosis, age, genetics, medications and numerous other factors impact oral health. Apart from tooth discolouration, veneers can help cover up unwanted gaps between the teeth and improve the appearance of chipped, broken, misaligned, and worn teeth. The hub of affordable cosmetic dentistry should be your choice of destination for this treatment. Veneers in Turkey will have you enjoy your summer vacation with a fresh start.

There are several reasons why people desire an evenly aligned set of teeth. According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, 99.7% of Americans believe smile to be “an important social asset.” Moreover, it showed that 74% of adults believe that a smile with broken or discoloured teeth can hurt one’s career prospects. Healthy teeth also make you look more attractive because they’re a sign of good health and genetics. A study by the University of Leeds and Central Lancashire found that yellow and widely spaced teeth were considered unattractive. The results are compounded by the fact that good-looks equate with increased trustworthiness. Therefore, it is only natural that you try to look your best. With these wafer-thin laminates of tooth-coloured material, you can achieve your dream look within a matter of hours.

Getting Veneers in Turkey

Veneers in Turkey shouldn’t be the end of the story, though. You have to make sure that you take just as much care of your teeth, even more so than before, to maintain the results of the treatment. Otherwise, it’ll take no time for the history to repeat itself. Depending on the material that you choose for your veneers, you might need to take some extra precautions. Porcelain, ceramic or composite bonding materials are commonly used for veneers. However, porcelain is most commonly chosen for its natural-results and stain-resistant property. Additionally, the material is far stronger and durable than the others. Still, it is quite possible for your veneer to crack. Usually, this dental treatment can last for more than a decade. But everything comes down to you. Veneers can last for a very long time if you choose to take good care of them.

Those who struggle with bad teeth find countless ways to hide. However, the poor self-esteem, lack of confidence, depressive thoughts, and a notion of failure lingers in the back of the mind. At the end of the day, we can’t help but think of the remarkable power that a beautiful smile holds. A study by the American Dental Association’s research arm showed that one in five American adults felt anxiety due to the condition of their teeth and mouth. It also created hindrance for 28% of young adults to interview for a job. Starting at just £200, this treatment will move you closer to your dreams.

Why Should You Go to Turkey for Veneers?

The phrase “low-cost” is the most commonly cited reason. However, that’s not all. When you get a dental treatment, it’s essential for you to have follow-up appointments with your clinic. For your comfort, you should expect to get help from your clinic until you’ve achieved complete recovery, along with desired results. A patient’s health and care should always be the top priority. That’s a value many “health institutes” completely let go of in order to make prices as cheap as possible while endangering the lives of their patients. You come and go in these clinics never to be contacted again for the progress details of your treatment. At Longevita, your concerns are ours.

Whether it’s an elegant smile you want or protecting your teeth from further decay, malformation, fracture or enamel erosion, we want you to feel completely at ease. Peace of mind before the treatment and a satisfied smile afterwards from our patients is what we strive towards. The purpose of this guide is to ensure successful results of your dental treatment. Here, you’ll find out everything you need to know about taking care of teeth after getting veneers in Turkey.

How Can I Make My Veneers Last Long?  

Soon after the treatment, Longevita’s aftercare team will be assisting you. 3-4 days after we’ve placed the veneers, you’ll have to come in for a check-up. We’ll make sure to check the progress of your procedure for up to 12 months. During this time, you can ask any questions that come to your mind and get quick, reliable help from us. We’ll ensure that you have a speedy recovery with your mind at ease.

In the beginning, you might feel weird about your “new teeth”. Increased sensitivity to hot and cold food is also common. However, it’s all temporary and quite normal. Through the instructions that we’ll provide you, you can enjoy the results of your treatment for years to come. The primary goal is for you to maintain good oral hygiene after the procedure.

  • Use the Right Brush and Always Floss 

It is common knowledge that good dental hygiene is critical for a healthy body. You have to brush at least twice a day (once in the morning and once at night) and floss once, preferably after brushing your teeth at night. Your toothbrush should be half-inch wide and one-inch tall. It should be able to clean all the surfaces of your teeth without any difficulty. Make sure that you choose a brush with soft bristles that have rounded tips. A hard-bristled brush can harm the polish of your veneers.

Admittedly, flossing is tedious, but it is quite important for good oral hygiene. Without this step, you won’t be able to reach the areas between the teeth where your toothbrush may not reach. It helps protect your teeth from cavities and gum diseases. Therefore, make sure they’re part of your dental routine.

  • Choose the Right Toothpaste

A common mistake in oral healthcare is overdoing it. Porcelain veneers are stain-resistant, so you don’t need a toothpaste that contains abrasive chemicals to whiten them. It can, in fact, discolour your veneers.

As far as fluorinated tubes of toothpaste are concerned, they are good for your veneers as it can prevent tooth decay. But be careful that they are not highly fluorinated. Excess of everything is bad.

  • It’s Time to Let Go of Some Things 

The thin laminates of your veneers will be firmly attached to the front of your teeth. They are quite strong; however, they can break if you bite down on hard foods. These include nuts, candies, and ice, among other things.

Other than avoiding certain foods, you’ll also have to let go of certain habits. Chewing your nails or pencils is certainly not an option as it can damage or even break your veneers. Also, no more tearing things or opening bottles using your teeth.

Of course, you’re advised to quit smoking. It’s as much bad for your natural teeth as for veneers. Continued smoking over a long period will stain and discolour your veneers. If you want them to look their best, then it’s better to quit smoking as soon as possible.

  • No More Teeth Grinding 

You might’ve inadvertently ground your teeth when stressed, anxious or even enraged. Bruxism, a disorder which involves grinding teeth during sleep is also common. However, this can be damaging for your veneers.

Teeth grinding is mostly subconscious, especially at night, which is why you should get yourself a night time mouth-guard. This will prevent any harm to your new teeth. 

  • Make a Regular Visit to the Dentist 

A routine visit to the dentist can save you from a world of pain. Even after you’ve gotten veneers, they are very important. To maintain oral health, routine cleanings are a must after, at least, every six months. 

If you start skipping your appointments cavities, tooth decay, gum diseases and host of other problems can deteriorate your veneers and decrease their lifespan.

  • Play Carefully 

Some of us are adrenaline junkies, which is why there’s no way to avoid a physically-active lifestyle. No one’s asking you to quit your adventure or put your sporty spirit to sleep. All you have to do is be careful because the safety of your veneers is also important. Make sure to use a soft acrylic mouthguard when involved in any form of contact sport such as taekwondo, boxing, wrestling, etc. or some other risky venture.


Getting veneers in Turkey can be a transformative life experience. These dental enhancements can be a big boost to your confidence. You must take good care of them to enjoy long-lasting results. For that, simply follow the post-operative instructions provided by us. If you have any concerns, don’t hesitate to contact your Aftercare Specialist.

Book your online or face-to-face consultation today. Longevita will get back to you as soon as possible. So, start getting ready for your medical travel to Turkey.

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