A cosmetic denture is designed to look just like your natural teeth and gums so that the fact that you are wearing a denture is a secret shared only with your clinician. It also allows you to make the changes to them that you might have wanted to make on your natural teeth.
Alan Barnes have chosen an award winning system to provide dentures. Schottlander have been making the products from which dentures are made since 1922. Itâ€™s Award Winning Enigma Cosmetic Teeth and Denture System received the Queenâ€™s Award for the Enigma Cosmetic Teeth & Denture System.
Making a quality complete set of cosmetic dentures can often take as little as four visits to your clinician. Everyoneâ€™s face, teeth and gums are different as is the relationship between their upper and lower jaws. Each appointment is crucial for a final denture that looks, fits and works well.
It will take a bit of time to get use to your new denture, particularly if it is your first. Expect a number of adjustments to be needed. Always tell us about your concerns, being as specific about them as possible. Complete dentures will never feel like your own teeth, they will, however, become comfortable and functional with time.
Your clinician will plan your new set of dentures with meticulous attention to detail and the information you can provide is essential to this process.
People often look best when teeth of a similar size and shape to their original teeth are chosen. If you have a photograph showing them, then bring it with you since it will help with the choice.