Dental braces are devices used to move the teeth and align them in shape. With this, anyone can achieve a straight teeth. Aside from straightening the teeth, braces improve the structure of the gums and bring together upper and lower jaws to help in speech and bites. In essence, braces are meant for cosmetic as well as structural improvement.
Support for your teeth can take many forms. Here are a few:
Conventional Metal Braces
On a plain level, support can involve a comfortably placed metal brackets and arch-wires. Metal braces are the most popular type of braces and the most affordable ones too. They are made of high-quality stainless steel to straighten the teeth. For more unique alignment, dentists prefer to add elastics or rubber bands to these metal braces.