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The Dangers of DIY Braces for Your Dental Health

Woman who suffered the dangers of DIY braces.

Do-it-yourself,
known as DIY, is the way of many things. Home improvement, fashion and
more! But one thing that should never be DIY? Braces! Orthodontic treatment is
a delicate process that requires many years of study, practice and experience
to oversee. That’s why it’s important that you understand the dangers of DIY
braces and clear aligners
– a concerning
trend that’s growing in popularity.

What Are DIY Braces?

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Not Mad About Metal? Here are 3 Alternatives to Traditional Braces

A set of upper and lower clear aligners against a background of colored lights - Alternatives to braces
Not so long ago, there was only one real option to straighten teeth: metal braces. If you wanted that perfect smile, your teeth had to hide under a layer corrective metal for a while. But times have changed and so have your orthodontic options. Today, you can subtly … Continue Reading

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