Dental Tips Blog


Cosmetic Teeth Straightening – It’s Worth It!

Posted in Braces

Invisalign, Six Month Smiles, Fast Braces,…

You may have heard such procedures mentioned before. These treatments are typically presented as braces ‘for adults.’ Cosmetic orthodontia is something that is offered to patients who want to straighten out their teeth just to improve the appearance of their smile.

Do you feel such dental procedures are worth the time and expense? Consider a few areas in which many patients have reported benefits from cosmetic teeth straightening.

Gain Confidence and Earn Respect

Have you ever cringed at a photo of your smile? Perhaps some tooth crowding, overlapping, or gaps have you somewhat self-conscious about your smile. A little orthodontic help can easily smooth out your smile and boost your confidence in yourself. When others see how your self-respect moves you to care for your smile, they won’t be able to help but take you seriously, as well.

Health Benefits to Your Smile

Straightening your teeth even for cosmetic reasons could bring along some benefits to your oral health. For example, crowded teeth collect tartar, stain, and harmful bacteria much more quickly than straight ones do. So straightening your teeth could actually be lowering your chances for problems like cavities and gum disease.

Smile More and Feel Better!

Studies have proven that the act of smiling in itself (even if you don’t think you have a reason) has a good effect on a person’s mood and outlook. When you know that your smile looks fantastic, showing it off will become a habit.

Who knows? You could very well look like and, in fact, be a much happier person after trying out cosmetic orthodontia! Talk with your local dentist to learn more about the options available in your area.

Posted on behalf of:
Marbella Dentistry
791 FM 1103 #119
Cibolo, TX 78108
(210) 504-2655

Most Popular

Tori, Exostosis, and Extra Bone Formation in the Mouth

A fairly common occurrence in the mouth is the existence of extra bone development along the outside or inside of the jawline near the teeth, or in the roof of…

Lingual Frenectomy versus Lingual Frenuloplasty

Lingual frenectomy and lingual frenuloplasty are both dental procedures used to correct a condition called ankyloglossia. Ankylogloassia, more commonly known as ‘tied tongue’, is an abnormality of the lingual frenulum….

Difference Between Conscious and Unconscious Sedation

Sedation dentistry is a wonderful option for many people who would not or cannot tolerate dentistry in a traditional dental setting.   Many people have a fear of visiting the dentist,…