Reducing Gummy Smiles with Botox
For those self-conscious about how their gums show when they smile, Botox can offer a change. This procedure is quick and doesn’t require surgery or a laser treatment* Treatment for a gummy smile focuses on a muscle that runs from the side of the nose to the upper lip, The Botox injection relaxes this muscle preventing the upper lip from moving too far when smiling. These injections can also reduce chronic gingivitis because it keeps the gums covered. Results will last about three to four months.
Since approved for treatment, many people have been choosing Botox and dermal fillers to help treat their TMJ, migraines, and gummy smiles.
While a more attractive smile is at the forefront of most dental visits, many patients also want to achieve a more youthful appearance overall. When patients come to Smile Dental Care with concerns about their aging appearance, Smile Dental Care dental team may be able to Patients can now achieve a more youthful look with Botox injections*
Botox can be injected into specific muscles to reduce contractions and therefore smooth out skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and folds. Botox is best used on areas of the face including around the eyes for crow’s feet between the eyebrows and on the forehead. These folds can result in a more aged look and many patients feel it takes away from their overall appearance and youthfulness. Since doctors at Smile Dental Care already has years of experience providing injections for dental patients it made sense that it integrates anti-aging services into the practice.
Our team of professionals has years of experience in providing quality restorations, oral health care needs, and now Esthetic injectables. Contact our practice today to book an appointment and integrate Botox injections into your regular bi-annual dental visit.