6 month smiles is a system used to straighten teeth in, well… 6 months. it is used typically to treat adults who have significant amount of straightening to achieve over a relative period of time. Where quick fixes such as Inman Aligner cannot really be used, 6 month smiles might be considered.
The benefits of 6 month smiles or “six month smiles” is that the results are quite dramatic over a fairly short period of time, relative to traditional braces which can be required for 18 months or so. The brackets are the same colour as your teeth, so they are clear braces are barely visible. As low forces are applied over a sustainable period of time, the result can be predicted with tremendous accuracy.
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Need Invisalign London?
What if the most natural thing in the world doesn’t come as naturally as you had hoped?
Sometimes to correct what nature didn’t give us, we need braces. Sometimes however, braces can be another reason to want to hide your smile. Surely there is a better way than a mouth full of metal?
Invisalign is a virtually invisible way to straighten your teeth without the need for fixed braces. If you would like to straighten teeth and still have the aesthetic benefits of your existing teeth, then Invisalign may just be the right choice for you.
Overtime, these removable aligners will move your teeth to the correct positions and give you the teeth you always wanted. They are worn behind the teeth so they are totally unnoticable – people will only know if you tell them.
The procedure is carried out on a variety of different cases so if you have crooked, spaced or crowded teeth then you can join over 1 million others who have been treated with invisalign. It can also be used to help other more complex issues such as under or overbites and crossbites.
Invisalign was created to fit into your daily, everyday life. People will not notice you are straightening your teeth, even if they are up close. It offers something many other braces and orthodontic treatments cannot – the ability to remove them any time you like.
How Long Do I Wear Invisalign For?
Treatment is usually completed within 9 – 18 months depending on the initial condition of your teeth.
If you are interested in learning more about Invisalign in London then call 0207 112 8073 and see how we can have you smiling again quickly.
What are ceramic braces?
Ceramic braces are the least visible fixed braces that are fitted to the outside of the teeth. They are made from ceramic materials which blend in with the colour of your natural teeth and are less noticeable. Ceramic brackets are renowned to provide effective straightening of your teeth.
What are Clarity ceramic braces?
Clarity braces are produced by 3M, and are the only ceramic brackets with a metal slot which allows the orthodontist to move the teeth as efficiently as conventional braces. With this metal slot, Clarity brackets reduce the frictional force between teeth and eases movement, resulting in a quicker straightening of teeth.
How do you fit Clarity ceramic braces?
It takes one visit to fit the braces.
- A -Your teeth are cleaned and then prepared by placing a clear liquid on the teeth, similar to painting your fingernails.
- B – The brackets are directly placed onto the teeth.
- C – The brackets are set with a light.
- D – The wire is then inserted along the brackets.
The whole procedure takes around 20 minutes and you are able to continue with your normal routines immediately.
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