While traditional dentistry focuses on oral hygiene and preventing, diagnosing and treating oral disease, cosmetic dentistry focuses on improving the appearance of a person’s teeth, mouth and smile.
Many celebrities invest in cosmetic dentistry procedures in order to make themselves look beautiful. Some of these celebs had scary smiles and really bad looking teeth before they became famous. Fortunately, once they became so famous, they were able to redo their smiles and blind you with the whiteness of their beautiful teeth. Behold, these are celebs who owe their smiles to plastic surgery cosmetic dentistry.
1. Miley Cyrus
This queen of controversial pop may have fairly perfect teeth now, but when she first came into the spotlight she didn’t. Miley Cyrus is likely to have sought orthodontic treatment to help fix her teeth and set them in the right place. This usually involve using braces and clear aligners to set the patient’s teeth.
2. Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise had some pretty horrible teeth. This was way before the couch jumping- think early marriage to Nicole Kidman. Somewhere around “Mission Impossible” he upgraded to a full set of veneers. Veneers are ultra-thin, custom-made porcelain laminates that are bonded directly to the teeth. They are an option for closing gaps, enhance the shape, or change the color of teeth that do not respond well to whitening procedures. In the majority of the cases, some level of tooth reduction is necessary for optimal results.