There are so many factors to weigh up when you are considering straightening a misalignment in your teeth. You will need to think about things like length of treatment, cost, the look and feel of braces and which option to use.
You are likely to want to get information from as many sources as possible as well as talking to a qualified professional at somewhere like Weybridge Orthodontics in Weybridge. If you are suitable, they might recommend something like Invisalign clear aligners as a solution rather than traditional, fixed braces. This is because they are often fast, comfortable and aesthetically pleasing.
One thing many people forget to consider are the personal qualities they will need to bring to bear in order to work in partnership with their dentist and their braces to get the result they want so this is what we will look at here.
The body is awesome and it will adapt and let you do thing like straighten you teeth but, whatever method you use, it does take a little time. With Invisalign, this timeframe is often shorter than more extensive dental work but it still starts from about 6 months. During this time you will want to be able to sit back and enjoy the leisurely dance of your teeth moving into place.
You will need to listen carefully to the advice given to you by your dentist and follow it to the letter. If you want to keep your breath fresh, you teeth healthy and you want your aligners to do their magic then there are certain instructions you will need to follow. This centres are around the amount of time you will need to wear them per day which is at least 22 hours. It also incorporates taking care of them which requires taking them out when you eat, brushing your teeth often and cleaning your aligners regularly.
Once you have made the decision to go ahead – enjoy it! You will be on your way to a great smile and will look great while you are getting there. Invisalign aligners are clear and they fit over the top of the teeth and so they are unobtrusive and most people will not even know you are wearing them.