The most eye-catching thing about an individual’s persona is his/her smile. It is generally the first thing that an individual notices in other. Have you ever been impressed by Jessica Alba or Julia Roberts or still closer to home, Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla’s smile? Straight white teeth with a wide smile can perk up any heart! Many cinema characters have admitted that they have undergone dental procedures to get an impeccable smile, while others leave it to our imagination. However, crux of the matter is that folks these days are willing to pay for a gorgeous smile. Just like you can get striking hair by rebonding or can- free face by laser, the trend of tooth jewelry in Gurgaon is on a rise. Tooth jewelry is in fashion these days. Grow over earrings and nose pins. Now you can have a jewel in your teeth! The process to add dental jewelry in the tooth is simple, non-invasive and the implant can be removed anytime you wish. In addition to this, orthodontists can use other dental implants made of titanium to replace a rotten tooth or change the cap of a molar tooth etc. apple

The latest craze isn’t just teeth whitening any longer, but a fashion trend that has added a new meaning to the term “a splendid smile!” i.e. tooth jewelry. At Metropolitan Dental and Health care Clinic, we provide gold, platinum and silver tooth jewelry.

Simple facts about tooth jewelry

  • It is non-invasive and painless.
  • Entails no extra maintenance.
  • Can be removed or substituted anytime has no effect on the tooth enamel once the jewel is removed or replaced.
  • Encompasses a procedure that only takes about 10 – 15 minutes and is 100% changeable.
  • The crystals are stain-resistant and have a flat back platinum surface.
  • Does not hinder regular brushing even if using an electric toothbrush nor restrict you from visiting your dentist.

Professional tooth gem application

The professional method of application can be done in two techniques, one method more permanent than the other. The permanent method encompasses drilling a tiny hole into the tooth in which the jewel can be nested. This technique, although proving to last longer, has major downsides and should only be undertaken if you are categorically certain that you want this accessory in your mouth for a long period of time. Not only is this technique sometimes excruciating, challenging and enormously difficult to reverse, but the jewel will ultimately fade, wear or even fall out, sometimes leaving the metal backing and no jewel attached to the tooth; or if the jewel falls out, a trivial hole where the tooth was bored for application. Many individuals who opt for this technique base it on the fact that it lasts longer often remorse the decision later on. Naturally, this permanent technique can only be carried out by a professional. The less permanent method is often a safer option to select; particularly if you have never had a tooth gem before. This option still lasts for an ample period of time, up to a year in fact, but is entirely and easily reversible if you decide you do not want the accessory some months down the line.

Dentist tooth gem appointment

Your trip to the dentist will be short, simple and painless and your dazzling transformation can be complete in as little as 10 minutes. The gem is applied to the tooth using strong adhesive glue; it is a tad like having an orthodontic bracket applied to the tooth. There is no need for drilling or any other frightening dentist stuff; it certainly is a very simple and pain-free process. Before the application of the jewel, your dentist will scrutinize the teeth for any dental work that may need to be done. If any problems are found, then these should usually be treated before undergoing application. Particularly, a dentist will want to be sure that the enamel of the selected tooth is strong and fit. If your dentist feels the selected tooth is not strong enough to support the gem, then they might suggest a different location for the gem. If your dentist is entirely satisfied with your oral health, then he/she will talk you through the procedure and counsel you on aesthetic matters before you make a decision about your tooth gem. When the correct type and design of gem is decided upon, your dentist will generally carry out a thorough cleaning and if needed the surface of the tooth will be gently abraded to ensure perfect conditions for attachment before applying it. The dentist will then implement the application which will be complete in minutes and you will soon be free to go and flaunt your glam new look.

After the tooth gem application

After the application, it might take a little while to get used to the feel of the jewel, as it would with any alien object in your mouth; but it is instantaneously ready for revealing and you should not experience any pain or discomfort. If you do you should contact your dentist instantaneously. Your dentist will also offer you detailed instructions about adequate care of the jewel and the nearby area, it is imperative for your oral health that you comprehend and undertake these activities as directed. As with any addition to the mouth, carrying out an adequate dental hygiene routine is complicated by the jewel and it is vital that you adjust your habits consequently as good oral health is a requisite.

How long does a tooth gem stay on for?

A tooth jewel applied as per our instructions on a natural tooth will last from 1- 6 weeks if you decide on a temporary placement. If you prefer to have a semi-permanent placement, your tooth jewel will establish itself until you decide to have it removed by your dental professional.

Will the jewel harm my tooth?

No! The jewel is attached to the enamel like an orthodontic bracket or a filling to your front tooth, without any drilling or pain. The process and removal can be equated to the placement and removal of orthodontic brackets. When it is removed, it is simply darted off and the tooth will be polished to remove any residual bonding material.

Does the jewel impede brushing?

No, the presence of the gem will not make any difference on the subject of dental hygiene. However, it is suggested not to use an electric tooth brush for the first 24 hours after the jewel has been attached.

What if the jewel falls off and I swallow it?

The jewels are tiny crystals of gold or silver. They have no sharp edges. It will principally come out in the natural way, the same as it went inside your body.

Can I still have my teeth cleaned by my dentist/hygienist?

Yes, you can and should still have your teeth cleaned by a professional. Dental jewelry will not cause an issue for the hygienist cleaning your teeth. The area beneath the jewel is sealed like a filling and will not let in any bacteria. The hygienist can effortlessly polish on top and around the jewel with a soft point.