Our Smiles Reflect our Emotions
What does it look like to others? How does it express our feelings? When it is physically damaged and looks the same to others, what does it say about who we are? How we feel about ourselves?
We all have feeling and emotions about how we look, to ourselves and to others. We have concern about our overall physical presence and the way we adorn ourselves with clothes. Do you have the same feeling about your smiles. The smile is so important because it is the most important way we express ourselves, more than any other ingredient. Our smile affects
- your self-image
- the perception others have about you and can
- greatly influence the quality of your interactions with others
Look in the mirror and ask, "Does your Smile...Match your Style?
Do you hold back from laughing or smiling because you are uncomfortable with your smile. Would you feel the same way if you were wearing a pair of torn jeans or an old shirt? How important is your smile to you?
There are dental techniques available to solve any of these issues. The following questions are designed to help you honestly appraise your smile. When you are done give CDE and Dr. Prus a call. We will be happy to discuss your concerns with you and guide you toward your best solution.
Go to a mirror, smile as wide as you can, and ask yourself the following questions: