Tooth gems are relatively small in size, howewer they’ll increase effect of your smile incomparably. Gems can be subtle or vivid depending on your choice. Some prefer to install a single stone; while others not accepting half-measures will decorate their teeth with a whole collection of jewelry. Their design, color, shape and location is a personal choice. It may be a small star-shaped Skyce on the lower left-hand cutter, or a sapphires line on the upper row of front teeth to make them more shine. You can even set a few elegant jewels on one single tooth if you want. The choice is yours.
As for the teeth gems, there can’t be any rules regarding their installation and that fact makes them a great way of self-expression. If your style is restrained and you’re looking for some additional twinkles for your smile you’ll definitely like the idea of installing a single gem. If you are eccentric and way-out or want your smile reflecting your style of clothing, hair and attitude, why not set several stones? This will definitely stand you out from the crowd!
What to choose?
Today, several brands of professional tooth gem kits such as Smilegems, Stargems and TeethGemsBox are present on the market. The most popular jewelry made of high quality gems or zircons and has about 1.5 and 2.5 mm size in diameter. You may place Swarovski Crystals on the teeth if you want a really glamorous smile. Different shapes and colors are available including simple round crystals; stars or rose-shaped crystals. The choice has no limits; you just have to pick up the right size ang color — style that meets your taste.
There are two types of dental jewelry – mounted or unmounted gems. Stones are usually mounted in 24-karat gold. There’re over 50 different types of jewelry design made of diamonds, sapphires or rubies. Unmounted stones are usually made from artificial gems and presented in twelve colors that mimic the ruby, sapphire, light sapphire, diamond, emerald, aquamarine; stones of pink and green colors or even iridescent stone.
Tooth gems installation
There is a special tooth gems kits wich can be installed at home, either alone or with somebody’s help. Howewer, it’s safer to entrust your smile to a specialist. Many oral care rooms are offering such a service and surely have the necessary equipment to help you determine the size, shape, color and location that will be best suited for you. Maintaining and wearing tooth gems is completely safe for your teeth; howewer the tooth you want to decorate may be already damaged and specialist may advise to choose another tooth for this purpose. It also makes sense to perform hygienic cleaning of the teeth you want to decorate or some modern teeth whitening procedure (Brilliant Smile, for example); the tooth will be covered with gem for a long time so setting it on a perfectly clean and white tooth will be the best way to avoid problems after decoration removal.
Tooth jewellery procedure
There are two ways installing gem on tooth : use a cpecial set to install it at home or visit a specialist’s office. We suggest you use a specialist expertise not only for safety reason but also to ensure the esthetic outcome. Specialist has a great experience of such procedures and will install sparkle much more accurate than you or your friend. He’ll also judge the final result and tell you if it’s OK.