COSMETIC DENTISTRY

A Patient's Guide

TOOTH SHAPES

Youthful


  • Very Sporty, fun looking teeth
  • Longer length to width ratio gives an active, fresh look
  • Ponited canines give a little bit of exciting dominance
  • Well defined embrasures amphasize youth

Dominant


  • The canines are pointed
  • Incisors have a flat incisal plane
  • An agressive, yet exciting look

Fashion Model


  • Lateral incisors slightly shorter than centrals
  • Square/round incisal edges
  • Moderate incisal embrasures
  • Rounded canines gives a slightly worn non-dominant look
  • A neutral, natural, non-threatenting look. Very Safe, likeable, natural looking dentition
  • Slight irregularities can add a bit of excitement

Natural


  • Incisal embrasures get progressively larger from centrals to premolars
  • Lateral incisors are shorter than centrals and canines
  • Square/round centrals and pointed canines give a pleasent and non-threatening appearence