BRACES, WHY IS IT GOOD, WHY DO YOU NEED IT?
Braces… Why is it good, and why do we need it?
Nowadays dental braces is very popular, especially among teenagers. But why do people need dental braces? Is it for fashion or teeth improvement? For whatever purpose, we will now discuss what dental braces do for you.
BRACES protects and corrects teeth abnormality and to help teeth grow in their correct position, and teeth chew properly. The treatment will be using a tool that will correct the abnormalities such as appearance, alignment, difficulty in chewing, shape of face such as extending the chin to improve the shape and structure of the face. The braces helps align the teeth to the right position to improve oral health and teeth, which will result in a more pleasing personality.
WHEN IS THE BEST AGE TO HAVE BRACES?
Braces can be done to children or to adults, but the best time will be at the age of 10 – 14 years old, because this is the period of growth, therefore it is easier to move than when older.
BRACES MAKE JAW SMALLER AND NOSE POINTED, IS THIS TRUE OR FALSE?
Yes it can make jaw smaller because braces will correct the protruding teeth that causes the jaw to be wider or bigger, as a result the face becomes slender, and the nose feature becomes more prominent.
Only a certified Orthodontist should do the procedure. It should not be done by just any one, not only is it dangerous, and may further misalign and damage the teeth, so seek the help only of an Orthodontist.