Quick, Predictable, and Beautiful Solutions

March 2, 2023 by AACD Executive Office

by Susan McMahon, DMD, AAACD

Have you ever left Facebook feeling bad about yourself? "Compare and despair" is a human trait, and it hasn't ever been more prevalent than in today's era of social media. Younger people are constantly taking selfies and comparing themselves to friends, influencers, and celebrities. "Snapchat Dysmorphia" describes a condition where patients desire cosmetic procedures to more closely resemble the filtered social media versions of themselves.

As cosmetic providers, we are seeing more and more direct composite veneers and black triangle closures, as young patients compare themselves to the images presented to them on social media. My new course on AACD CEntral shares several quick, predictable, and repeatable techniques to help you help your young patients feel more confident.

Log in to take Quick, Predictable, and Beautiful Solutions: Composite Veneers and Black Triangles now to

  • Learn why direct composite is a great choice for younger patients
  • Review Snapchat Dysmorphia and how it has affected the long term health of patients
  • Discuss different products and techniques for closing black triangles
  • Review several cases that restored patient confidence with quick, predictable results

Did you know AACD members have access to hundreds of online CEUs on AACD CEntral Online Learning Platform? Browse the CE catalog now.

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