Direct Anterior composite using LM ARTE

Shadeguides - Community - Direct anteriors
1 Mar 2016

LM-arte is a range of innovative instruments for aesthetic stratification. The instruments were developed by LM and Style Italiano with the latest concepts in layering and aesthetic dentistry.

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Initial

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After the old composite removal

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Shade selection with Vita Classical shade guide

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Rubber dam isolation,remove any unsupported enamel and smooth all the preparation

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Etching was performed using 35% phosphoric acid

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LM Arte Applica twist: Enamel is placed on silicone key

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A thin convex posterior matrix were used (in vertical position) to give a natural and anatomic surface

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LM-Arte Condensa Plug gently,the plugger has two tips, a thick and a thin one. Both ends are non-angled so we can gently press without the risk of sticking to the composite.

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Palatal wall using LE composite from GC Essentia

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Creating dentin mamelons using MD composite from GC essentia

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Creating dentin mamelons with LM-Arte Fissura: Sculpt masterpieces A modelling tool with extremely sharp tips

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LM-Arte Misura: The exact space required A unique instrument for measuring horizontal and vertical layer thickness of composite in the anterior region

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Enamel is placed with LM-Arte Modella instrument and smoothed with brushes

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Contouring while we copy the morphological characteristics of the neighbor tooth

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After 1 week

 

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