“A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.”
A beautiful and perfect smile is an amalgamation of various factors including the size and proportion of the teeth and the gums. The right proportion of gums and teeth is important to that flawless look and save yourself from being an embarrassment.
Conditions wherein the gums cover too much area of the teeth or are highly visible when a person smiles, are referred to as gummy smiles. The correction of such flaws is done using gum recontouring. This is one of the most sought-after cosmetic dental procedures that evens out the gum line and give you a smile that you can flaunt. The procedure is done using a scalpel and before performing the surgery gum recontouring, the doctor maps out the number of gums that need to be removed by marking it with a stent or tissue markers.
Due to the latest technological advancements, the cost of gum recontouring is relatively inexpensive. Moreover, the laser is also used nowadays because of the benefits it offers over traditional scalpel methods. The benefits of the laser include cost-effectiveness, enables painless and rapid surgery and results in less or no scarring.