Crooked teeth problems are not exclusively for children and teenagers. While it may be normal to think of those in orthodontic braces as youngsters, older patients are now seeking help for their teeth misalignment problems. It is not too late to enjoy the functional and aesthetic improvements brought by straighter teeth, and adults can now enjoy a more discreet orthodontic treatment with the help of invisible braces.
Adult orthodontics offers a discreet manner of teeth straightening with invisible braces. This treatment involves the use of aligners, which are made of a virtually invisible plastic material, in moving the teeth into better alignment. Instead of using conventional orthodontic braces that look conspicuous in the mouth, adults can now straighten teeth discreetly with invisible braces that are barely noticeable when worn. Now, older patients can be confident in having their teeth straightened without the embarrassment of having a mouth full of metal parts.
Aside from being almost invisible, this orthodontic option also offers a number of convenient features. The custom-made plastic aligners can be removed easily, making it more convenient to maintain good oral hygiene. These aligners can be removed before eating as well to make mealtimes more enjoyable. The invisible braces aligners are also made of a soft material which feels perfectly comfortable inside the mouth – unlike the metal parts of conventional dental braces which can irritate and poke the soft parts of the mouth.