What makes a smile attractive? When you see models and celebrities flashing their dazzling smiles, you will notice that their teeth are not only bright and white – they are also perfectly straight. Even the slightest teeth crookedness can diminish the dazzle of an otherwise beautiful smile. However, not everyone is endowed with a naturally perfect straight set of teeth, making crooked teeth one of the most common cosmetic dentistry concerns. Orthodontics can move teeth into better alignment, but the metal parts can be a turn-off for some patients.
If you are looking for a more discreet way to achieve straighter teeth, adult orthodontics are your best options. These orthodontic options are well-suited for those who want to have straighter teeth, but do not relish the idea of having conspicuous metal wires and brackets inside their mouths. Adult orthodontics involve plastic aligners that are almost invisible, making it possible for you to straighten your teeth secretly.
The aligners in adult orthodontics are made of a soft plastic material that feels comfortable in the mouth, which is a huge improvement from the discomfort brought by the metal parts of conventional dental braces. The aligners can also be removed whenever necessary, such as before meal times, or before brushing the teeth. This convenience also contributes to better oral health, since all of the teeth and the aligners can properly be cleaned even during the orthodontic treatment.