A gum lift is a cosmetic dental procedure that raises and sculpts the gumline in order to create the appearance of longer or more symmetrical teeth.
Gum lifts are generally only done around your front teeth as they are the most visible part when you smile. They can be done in conjunction with other cosmetic procedures in order to provide a full smile makeover with the best cosmetic results.
Showing too much gum tissue when you smile or having an uneven gum line is known as a gummy smile and is something that people are often self-conscious about. If you are self-conscious about your gums when you smile this may be the right procedure for you
Advantages of a gum lift include: