The cost of dentistry, at least when inflation is factored in, has dropped considerably since the day when George Washington had to have his teeth made of ivory. Today, it is possible to find cheap porcelain veneers or cheap clear braces which will not only correct the errors that people have with their bites, but which will do so while being relatively aesthetically pleasing.
That being said, these services are by no means inexpensive, especially for the average consumer. Most cosmetic dentistry patients are relatively well to do. And they spend somewhere around 5000 to 6000 USD with every visit. These are not expenses typically covered by insurance.
Around two thirds of the patients who seek out cosmetic dentistry, whether it is front teeth crowns or porcelain veneers procedures, are women. And most patient