Last updated on February 4, 2022
Do you feel embarrassed about your crooked teeth problem? Are you willing to do straightening your teeth? Straight teeth give you confidence and make your smile look happier. Straighten teeth enhance self-esteem as your braces are not visible. Braces are the most useful treatment that helps to control and gradually shift and straighten your teeth. If you have misaligned or crowded teeth then braces can solve the problem. Studies have shown that 70% of people in the U.K need orthodontic treatment. Invisible braces may be a better option for something more inconspicuous. Here, we will discuss the straightening process and the treatment that can be the best in your condition. Let’s bring back your confidence and make you smile again just like before.
If you’re seeking an option for braces, there are several options available for adults in the U.K
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How Do Teeth Move Inside the Jaw?
Took movement is quite interesting, but it is a very complex process. It involves tissues, cells, and other substances. When you force to the teeth the cell in the bone and tissue starts its function. It’s important to note that accelerating the movement of the teeth with braces can result in an adverse effect. Thus the movement of the teeth stops. Such damage can even lead to roots and surrounding tissues.
3 Types of Braces:
If you’re thinking of using braces, you should know the pros and cons of each brace.
Metal braces are the traditional style of dental braces, and this is one of the oldest forms of braces. It is made from stainless steel or titanium, consists of metal brackets. If you using metal braces, avoid eating chewy foods, very hard or crunchy foods that could damage your braces. Fruits and vegetables can get stuck in your braces so cut them into small pieces. The main disadvantage of traditional braces is the metal mouth appearance which looks very odd. Generally, these days, people don’t wear metal braces. It is less expensive compared to other types of braces.
If you are not comfortable wearing metal braces, then use ceramic braces. Ceramic braces use clear brackets or tooth-colored braces that make them less visible. Ceramic braces incorporate an archwire and clear o-rings to change the position of the teeth. Ceramic braces can become discolored over time. So, your orthodontist may need to replace the ligatures whenever you have an appointment. Treatment may also last longer because of the ceramic brackets.
Invisalign is much more comfortable to wear as no wires or brackets. These braces are smooth and won’t irritate your mouth. Invisible braces are clear aligners that you can wear all day long. But except when you’re eating. Generally, clear aligners are prescribed by an orthodontist, and they gradually change the shape of your teeth by putting pressure. Invisalign aligners require minimal maintenance and can wear them all time. One of the biggest cons of this type of braces is that they are expensive and are not covered by dental insurance.
We hope by now you are ready to undergo braces treatment for yourself. Before starting the treatment, you need to get a 3D scan done for your teeth for your aligner trays. We use high-quality materials for making Invisalign, and they are also much easier to clean than other types of braces. If you wish to straighten teeth in Uk, we have multiple braces all over, we can help you out. But, remember that what works for you may not work for you. So your orthodontics will suggest to you which treatment suits you best according to your teeth’s condition.
So, it’s important to ensure that Invisalign is the best option for straightening your teeth which are not visible through the eyes. Do contact us, if you need any orthodontics treatment or general dentistry plan for your family. We are your next-door dental practicers. See you inside the clinic.