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Dental Veneers in Southend-on-Sea, Essex

Transform Your Smile with Veneers

Are your teeth stained, chipped, or not aligned on top of each other? Veneers are a good treatment option to consider because they look like natural teeth and don’t require a major procedure. Based on your needs, we can adjust the shape of your veneers to make your teeth overall look longer and or closer together. You can have just one veneer or a whole set, known as a smile makeover.


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What are Veneers?

Veneers are thin, custom-made shells crafted from tooth-coloured materials like porcelain or composite resin (like a false fingernail). These shells are designed to cover the front surface of teeth, improving their appearance by addressing issues such as discolouration, irregular shape, or damage. Veneers are a popular cosmetic dentistry solution, providing a natural-looking and durable enhancement to the overall aesthetics of a smile. The process involves a minimal removal of tooth enamel to accommodate the veneer, and once bonded, veneers can create a beautifully transformed and resilient smile.

The Benefits of Veneers

Enhanced Aesthetics

Porcelain veneers are renowned for their ability to significantly enhance the appearance of your teeth. They can rectify various cosmetic issues, including stains, discolouration, chipped or cracked teeth, misalignment, and irregularly shaped teeth.

Reduced Sensitivity

The gradual nature of the process often results in reduced tooth sensitivity compared to some in-office whitening procedures.

Natural Appearance

Porcelain closely mimics the look of natural tooth enamel. Its translucency allows light to penetrate and reflect off the veneers in a way that resembles real teeth.


Porcelain veneers are highly durable and resistant to staining. With proper care and maintenance, they can last for many years, providing a long-lasting solution for your cosmetic dental needs.

Minimal Tooth Alteration

Compared to some other cosmetic dental procedures, veneers require minimal tooth reduction. Only a small amount of enamel is typically removed from the front surface of the teeth to accommodate the veneers, preserving much of your natural tooth structure.


Porcelain veneers are versatile and can address a wide range of cosmetic concerns in a single treatment. Whether you’re dealing with discoloured teeth, minor misalignments, gaps between teeth, or other aesthetic issues, veneers can provide a comprehensive solution.

Quick Results

Veneers can deliver rapid results. Once the custom-made veneers are crafted, the application process is typically completed in just a few dental visits, allowing you to achieve a transformed smile relatively quickly.

Boosted Confidence

A beautiful smile can significantly boost your self-confidence and self-esteem. With porcelain veneers, you can feel more comfortable and assured in social and professional settings.

Easy Maintenance

Maintaining porcelain veneers is straightforward. Regular oral hygiene practices, such as brushing, flossing, and routine dental check-ups, are usually sufficient to keep your veneers looking their best.


Each set of veneers is custom-made to match your unique dental characteristics, ensuring a personalised and tailored result that suits your facial features and preferences.

Who Could Benefit from Veneers?

Dental veneers are suitable for individuals who seek to address specific cosmetic issues with their teeth.

Have Discoloured Teeth

Veneers effectively cover stubborn stains and discolouration that may not respond well to teeth whitening procedures.

Experience Tooth Damage

Veneers can restore the appearance of chipped, cracked, or worn teeth, providing a durable and aesthetically pleasing solution.

Desire Improved Tooth Shape or Size

Veneers can enhance the shape and size of teeth, creating a more harmonious and balanced smile.

Want to Close Gaps

If you have small gaps between your teeth, veneers can be used to close the spaces and achieve a more aligned look.

Seek Minor Orthodontic Corrections

For individuals with slight misalignments, veneers offer a cosmetic alternative to traditional orthodontic treatments.

Why Choose Westcliff Dental Practice for Veneers

Enhance your smile and boost your confidence with veneers from Westcliff Dental Practice. Our affordable starting price of £355 ensures that high-quality cosmetic dentistry is accessible to all. Led by experienced professionals with a proven track record in cosmetic dentistry, our team guarantees expertise and precision in veneer application.

We prioritise comprehensive consultations to understand your unique needs, providing personalised recommendations for the best veneer type for you. Using premium materials like durable porcelain, our veneers not only enhance your smile but also stand the test of time. Each set of veneers is custom-made to match your dental characteristics, ensuring a natural-looking result that complements your facial features.

With minimal tooth alteration, we preserve your natural tooth structure while delivering effective treatment. Our transparent process involves guiding you through every step of the procedure, ensuring you feel informed and confident. Experience quick results with our efficient application process, allowing you to enjoy your enhanced smile in just a few visits.

At Westcliff Dental Practice, patient comfort is our priority, offering a welcoming and relaxed environment for stress-free dental experiences. Let us help you achieve a radiant smile and boosted confidence with our veneer solutions.

Types of Veneers

Frequently Asked Questions

Dental veneers are a long-lasting solution, but they may need replacement after many years due to wear or damage.
Veneers can last 10-15 years or more with proper care and maintenance.
The average cost of dental veneers in the UK varies but typically starts from £400 to £1,200 per tooth.
Yes, dental veneers can be used to improve the appearance of crooked teeth, but orthodontic treatment may be necessary for severe cases.
There are different types of dental veneers, including porcelain and composite, each with its own advantages and cost considerations.
The procedure for getting dental veneers involves a consultation, tooth preparation, impression, veneer fabrication, and bonding.
veneers don't need special care, but maintaining good oral hygiene and regular dental check-ups is essential for their longevity.
Yes, dental veneers can effectively fix stained or discoloured teeth, providing a brighter and more uniform smile.
Risks and side effects are minimal but may include tooth sensitivity and the need for replacement over time.
Dental veneers can be customised to achieve a natural-looking shade that complements your overall appearance.
Veneers can correct gaps or spaces between teeth, providing a more even and aesthetically pleasing smile.
Veneers can improve the appearance of mildly crooked teeth but are not a substitute for orthodontic treatments in severe cases.
Porcelain veneers are highly durable, while composite veneers are more affordable but may not last as long.
Dental veneers can be used on both front and back teeth, but they are more commonly applied to the front teeth for cosmetic reasons.
Recovery after getting dental veneers is minimal, with most patients resuming normal activities immediately.
While there are no strict restrictions, avoiding excessive consumption of staining foods and drinks can help maintain their appearance.
Yes, dental veneers are an excellent option for chipped teeth, restoring their appearance and function.
Veneers can help improve the appearance of bite alignment issues, but orthodontic treatment may be necessary for severe cases.
During a veneers consultation, you can expect an examination, discussion of treatment options, and evaluation of your candidacy.
Alternatives to dental veneers include teeth whitening, orthodontics, and dental bonding, depending on your specific needs.