We all feel more confident if those who live in Haymarket, Virginia, have beautiful smiles. Crooked teeth affect both the beauty of our smiles and also our confidence. In the past years, to straighten crooked teeth, you had to get metal braces.
While metal braces are still sometimes used, they are uncomfortable and unsightly. No one loves having a mouth full of metal, and thanks to advances in the field of orthodontics, you can now have straighter teeth with clear teeth aligners at Lifetime Smiles.
Dental malocclusion is a term to refer to teeth that are misaligned or crooked. Having crooked teeth goes far beyond just aesthetics. There are worrying health problems that can occur if you have dental malocclusion. When your teeth are realigned, you can help prevent some of these issues, such as:
With Invisalign clear aligners, you can avoid many of these problems
Invisalign clear aligners work similarly to metal braces. In other words, they use consistent, gentle force to move crooked teeth to a straighter position. Invisalign aligners differ from metal braces since no metal is involved in the teeth-straightening process.
Invisalign aligners are discreet and comfortable. If you’ve ever seen a mouthguard, you may have an idea of what Invisalign clear aligners look like. While athletic mouthguards are bulky to protect athletes’ teeth, Invisalign clear aligners are ultra-thin and discreet.
When you’re using Invisalign for teeth straightening, you wear your clear aligners all the time. However, you can remove them to eat and brush your teeth. For this reason, Invisalign is much healthier than metal braces. Other benefits of Invisalign include:
Here is what you can expect with the Invisalign treatment process.
Are you ready for your gorgeous new smile?