“Smiling is a wonderful thing. Smiles come in all different shapes and sizes. A smile is the prettiest thing you can wear!”
However, some people feel embarrassed or self-conscious if they show too much gum when smiling. This condition is often called a “Gummy Smile.” For some people, a preoccupation with this condition can inhibit their interpersonal and professional relationships because they are hesitant to smile broadly.
This patient of Dr. Raffi Hovsepian underwent Dr. Hovsepian’s “Correction of a Gummy Smile” using Botox Cosmetic. Botox can offer a very easy, virtually painless solution for a “gummy smile.”