Fig. 1: Initial situation: patient was not satisfied with current restorations.
Fig. 2: Teeth were etched after preparation using Single Bond Universal Etchant.
Fig. 3: Single Bond Universal Adhesive is scrubbed into the surface, air dried and light cured with Elipar™ DeepCure-S LED Curing Light.
Fig. 4: A silicone matrix was used to create the palatal wall with Filtek™ Z350XT Universal Restorative, shade CT.
Fig. 5: The interproximal enamel layer was built with Filtek™ 350XT Universal Restorative, shade A3E and light cured with Elipar™ DeepCure-S LED Curing Light. For the incisal halo, Filtek™ Z350XT Flowable Restorative
Fig. 6: Application of the dentin layer using Filtek™ Z350XT Universal Restorative, shade A1D. For volume control the Misura instrument (LM Arte by Style Italiano) was used to leave a 0.5mm space for the facial enamel.
Fig. 7: Creation of mamelons and application of a small portion of Filtek™ Z350XT Universal Restorative, shade CT between the dentin layer and incisal halo to enhance translucency at the incisal edge.
Fig. 8: The final enamel layer of Filtek™ Z350XT Universal Restorative, shade A3E was applied and light cured.
Fig. 9: Sof-Lex™ Discs are used to define the outline of the restoration and create secondary anatomy
Fig. 10: Pre-polishing of restoration with Sof-Lex™ Pre-Polishing Spiral.
Fig. 11: Polishing with Sof-Lex™ Diamond Polishing Spiral to create a final smooth and high-gloss polish.
Fig. 12: Final restoration is very natural-looking.
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