People love to smile and laugh but for some people smiling prove to be a problem or a difficult thing to do and one of the reasons to keep ones smile aside can be the embarrassing gap between teeth. Many out of us are facing this problem and because of that we avoid speaking or smiling with people because opening the mouth only diverts the attention to the gaps. The focus of this article is on the top 10 ways which you can adopt to close gap teeth and you will find answers to many of your questions regarding the spaces between your teeth.
Teeth effect bands perform their job by wrapping around the teeth which are having the gap between them. There is a stretching ability in the band and as soon as it is placed on the teeth it stretches but the objective of the band is to stay in the natural state and away from being stretched and because of that, teeth are pulled together towards each other which reduces the gap. The advantage of using teeth effect bands is affordability and there is no requirement of going to the dentist.
- Porcelain Veneers
Porcelain veneers are very thin shells, actually just like fake nails, made of porcelain and they are placed on both tops and front of the teeth. The thinness of porcelain veneers allows light to pass through and they can easily take the natural colour of the teeth under them. They are durable and strong and no one can see if they are on your teeth.
There is a three step procedure involved in Bonding. The first step consists of a mild acid which is applied on the front of the teeth and after that the plastic bonding material is placed and sculptured according to the shape of the teeth. The last involves use of a high density light which hardens the material.
- Orthodontics / Braces
Braces or orthodontics can be two bit painful processes but it has always proved to be very effective. There are small brackets used in orthodontics and the front of teeth is bonded with them. After this, wires of different sizes are used to connect the brackets so that the teeth are moveable and gaps can be closed. The only advantage of braces is no requirement of any tooth reduction.
Crowns are also very commonly used solutions for closing gap teeth. They can be made of either metal or porcelain or both of them together. They are known as the best solution in case of broken teeth, especially where protection and support is a requirement. If the gaps between your teeth are extremely wide, crowns can prove to be very appropriate solution. Crowns are very strong and several materials can be used to fabricate them.
It is important to be overly hasty in order to close teeth gap especially in the case of Children because the shifts in their teeth are very fast with growing age.