You may have thought the only reason to straighten your teeth was to gain the perfect smile, but there are also other important reasons to straighten your teeth, which can have an effect on a number of things, from your speech to your oral hygiene.
Misaligned teeth can cause issues with self-esteem and having them realigned with a Saddleworth dentist can provide the basis for new confidence.
However, misaligned teeth can also have a negative effect on your oral hygiene. This is because misaligned teeth can make it harder for you to brush your teeth, allowing plaque to gather around your teeth. This then leads to bad oral health, as once the plaque begins to gather around your teeth, they become vulnerable to decay and general damage. By having misaligned teeth straightened you can avoid this, as your teeth will become much easier to clean and keep in good health.
Your speech can also be affected by the problem of misaligned teeth, which can make it difficult for you to make certain sounds, leading to further self-esteem issues. The way you eat can also be affected, as misaligned teeth aren’t able to properly perform their job of breaking down food, which could lead to a change in diet.
The issue of misaligned teeth can be solved quite easily through the use of dental systems like Invisalign invisible braces and ‘Six Month Smiles,’ which can correct the aligning of your teeth without the added issue of a mouth full of metal.
So make an appointment with your dentist to see which is best for you to correct your misaligned teeth.