Invisalign Braces Straighten Your Teeth While You Get On With Your Life
Having your smile transformed until it looks as perfect as it possibly can is a process which is now open to absolutely anyone. Looking at pictures of celebrities, it’s often easy to assume that they’re the only ones with the cash and wherewithal to have their smiles transformed, but modern orthodontics is a field which is open to everybody.
Having full confidence in your smile can have a major effect upon your life. Before you start a course of treatment, this may seem difficult to believe. They're only teeth, after all, and as long as they're not decaying, broken or painful with toothache then surely that’s the best you can hope for. Ask anyone who has had their smile transformed, however, and they'll tell you a completely different story.
If you're uncertain about the way your teeth look then, whether you realise it or not, it will have a major detrimental effect upon the way you interact with other people. Somewhere in the back of your mind will be a little voice telling you that the person you're speaking to is staring at your discoloured tooth, or the way they are all crooked or a dull colour. This will affect the way you behave, stopping you relaxing and expressing yourself fully due to the fear that you’re being judged. The truth, of course, is that people do tend to judge by appearances and that a smile which is less than satisfactory will create the impression that you are a person who perhaps doesn't look after themselves properly or take genuine pride in their appearance.
That’s why having your smile made over isn’t merely a question of vanity – it’s about allowing yourself to be the person you genuinely can be, feeling free to fully express your personality and smile, talk, eat and drink in a free and relaxed manner.
Often, bringing your smile up to scratch will be a case of dealing with individual teeth which, for whatever reason, have become unsightly and are letting the look of your smile down. Teeth such as these might be taken out and replaced with implants or covered over with veneers but often, when the teeth you're worried about have been dealt with, the finishing touch will consist of making sure that your smile is completely straight.
If your teeth are crooked, or don’t meet evenly, it can ruin the effect of your smile no matter what other improvements have been made, but many adults still view having teeth straightened as something which happens mainly to children or adolescents. One of the factors behind this thinking is the type of braces which have traditionally been used. Large metal braces are uncomfortable to the point of being painful and can also have an effect upon the speaking voice of the person wearing them, and for these reasons many busy adults feel uncomfortable about the thought of wearing them.
The invisalign system, however, is a different and much more modern approach to the problem. Often referred to as ‘invisible braces’ they take the form of custom made retainers, constructed in a specialist laboratory of ultra-lightweight see through plastic. Once they've been put in place, absolutely no one will know you’re wearing them, and they can be removed for cleaning, eating and drinking, meaning that the disruption to your life will be kept to an absolute minimum. Over time, the retainers will be replaced with a new set, and the position of your teeth will gradually shift.
If you wish to take advantage of the invisalign system in London, then visit your nearest clinic and find out if the treatment is suitable for you, what kind of effect it can expect to achieve and precisely how much invisalign braces cost. Whilst a single discoloured or damaged tooth can be dealt with utilising a treatment such as a dental implant, the shape of your entire smile can be shifted and moved to the perfect position by the invisalign system, which transforms your smile whilst letting you get on with your life.
At Perfect Smile we believe that your smile is one of your most valuable assets which is why our modern dental clinics are fitted with the latest and safest equipment, enabling us to provide you with the very best in service.
All our Clinics are designed with patient comfort and convenience in mind, from early and late evening appointment times available (including weekends) to the range of simple membership plans; from very highly qualified and experienced clinicians to state-of-the-art technology that reduces treatment times and the number of visits required.
We offer hassle free dentistry through easy access to any of our 13 London based Clinics and also offer a wide range of specialists within our group reducing the need to be referred to any other specialist dentist.
Our aim is to provide all our patients the best dental health and the most brilliant smile we can. After all, these are your teeth; we´re just here to help you make them look their best, and keep them that way.
Book an Appointment or pop in to any of our Clinics to find out more on how we can help you look after your smile.