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Is Wearing Headgear Braces In 2021 Worth It?

Orthodontists often use headgear braces to help patients correct different types of dental misalignment and malocclusions. They can help you realign your jaw, straighten your teeth and give you a new radiant smile. In this article, we’ll take an in-depth look into headgear orthodontics, explore their parts and types, and teach you how to care […]

Fake Braces: DIY Braces How To, Risks, and Alternatives

Wanting straight teeth and a perfect smile often seems an innate desire in all people and cultures. However, quality treatment can sometimes be hard to come by, and real braces installed by orthodontists can cost a lot of money.  This has spurred some people to make fake, or DIY, braces either to become a geek […]

What Are Lingual Braces? 2021 Guide to Incognito Braces

Lingual, or incognito, braces are gaining popularity among adults with crooked teeth who do not want to be reminded of their teenage train tracks! They are fitted on the back of the teeth making them virtually invisible, advantageous to those with visible lifestyles.  Here we bring you useful information and a pros and cons list […]

Retainers After Braces: How Important Is It?

The day has finally come and you’ve gotten your braces off. There’s barely been a moment to enjoy a metal-free mouth and here comes the orthodontist with another torture device. However, retainers are a critical part of the teeth-straightening process. Without them, all the changes the braces made can quickly come undone. Read on to […]

How To Floss With Braces

Imagine someone offered to make keeping your teeth clean much, much easier for the rest of your life. In exchange, however, all the pain and discomfort you’d have experienced in that time gets packed into a period just two years long. That’s basically the deal you’re making with braces. Braces aren’t just uncomfortable; they actually […]

Orthodontic Treatment Through Self Ligating Braces

Once you have decided on using braces for orthodontic treatment, the next step is to choose the best type. While the use of self-ligating brackets in oral braces is not a new concept, they have become increasingly popular over the past few years.  For those who do not favor the looks of traditional braces, self-ligating […]

What Are Your Alternatives to Braces? Treatments, Pros and Cons

Finding treatment options to adjust your crooked teeth into perfectly straight teeth used to have only one option: traditional metal braces. They were noticeable, often uncomfortable, and made you look like you should be back in middle school despite being a working adult or college student.  Thankfully, wearing braces isn’t your only option to fix […]

2021 Guide to Metal Braces: Is It Right for You?

In the recent past, many people have taken interest in their dental health with more adults taking action to improve their dental aesthetics and enhance their appearance. Metal braces are an excellent way to align your teeth and improve your dental health, but is it the right choice for you? In this article, we’ll learn […]

Candid vs Smile Direct: Which One Is the Better Choice?

Can’t decide on which clear aligner company is the best? It’s not surprising with all the options out there, but don’t do any more research until you’ve read what we discovered about these two popular at-home teeth strengthening brands—Candid and Smile Direct.  Both companies offer high-quality services at affordable prices, and this Candid review vs […]

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