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Many people equate braces with wealth and prestige, so it comes as no surprise that fake and DIY braces are one of the newest trends. With their inexpensive cost of about $100, not only do fake braces not fix any malocclusion issues, they can damage the enamel on the teeth and lead to open sores. In this post, we’ll show you why the DIY braces craze is dangerous and should be avoided. But first, let’s get cracking with what are fake DIY braces.

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Brushing your teeth with braces. Congratulations! With your new braces in place, you are on your way to a beautiful smile that will last a lifetime. But to keep your smile at its healthiest during the time you are undergoing orthodontic treatment, it is important to understand how to properly brush your teeth during treatment with orthodontics. While brackets and wires do present some unique challenges and require some changes to your daily home routine for dental hygiene, these changes are easy to implement and will ultimately result in a beautiful, healthy smile. In this post, we’ll show you the best way of brushing your teeth with braces. Let’s get brushing.

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What are the risks if I remove braces myself? Going for orthodontic care is a costly affair and in some cases may also be painful, these factors depend on the treatment plan and the amount of work that needs to be performed. Usually, at a single visit, braces may be removed entirely, and removal often takes about an hour. We’ll answer the question in this post – what are the risks if I remove braces myself? And the answer is stark. Let’s investigate.

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What are direct-to-consumer clear aligners? There is a new style of orthodontic technology that is becoming increasingly popular. It is based on the Invisalign clear aligner bracing method revolution that has shaped millions of smiles across the globe. Alas, the problem with this new fangled thing is the consumer will receive the aligners in the mail and miss out on trained analysis skills and the keen eye of an expert orthodontist. This article will take you through why direct-to-consumer clear aligners are a dangerous new step for those seeking a beautiful smile. Let’s get cracking.

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Can adults get braces? After visiting the orthodontist and learning about your need for braces, you likely have many questions. In fact, you may have thought that braces were just for children and teenagers. However, people of all ages can benefit from braces. In this post, we’ll answer the question – Can Adults Get Braces? In order to answer that question, you must consider a few elements. Let’s get cracking.

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Teeth movement with braces. There are several problems that would necessitate a visit to an orthodontist. One of them is movement. Slight movements do not usually call for an emergency. However, if you can feel the movements in your adult teeth, then you need to take the matter seriously. In this post, we’ll show you all about teeth movement with braces. Let’s get moving!

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The “railroad track” traditional braces we’ve all seen on kids have never been attractive. Now there are clear alternatives that give kids, as well as image-conscious teens adults, a chance to improve their smiles without notice or fuss. In this post, we’ll show the Invisalign technology what – why – how. Let’s get started.

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Are lingual braces worth the Trouble? Are lingual adult braces worth the trouble? As an adult, if you are unhappy with your smile, you probably know this question all too well! It can feel daunting to seek orthodontic adult treatment, whether this is your first time or you have prior experience. In this post, we’ll answer the question – Adult lingual braces worth the trouble? Let’s get cracking.

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TMJ. Will braces help. It’s normal to be a bit nervous when you first go to an orthodontist. Here at the Schulhof Center, we make it easy for you to relax and enjoy the time that you spend here with us. Certainly, Dr. Adam Schulhof has a love of orthodontics, and you’ll be able to see that every time that you come in for an appointment. By combining cutting-edge technologies with skill and expertise, the Orthodontist can provide you with care and treatment options that are customized to your specific concerns.

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Facts about mouth ulcers. Many people wear braces to straighten and correct teeth. Even though they aid to make a dental correction, they can also have a negative effect. For instance, each time the braces are tightened, the patient tends to feel a lot of pain. Additionally, the greatest issue is the development of ulcers of the mouth which are caused by hygienic issues.

Ulcers can develop due to the rub caused by braces in the mouth. These sores can be painful, but there are ways in which you can prevent or manage the ulcers in the mouth. In this post, we’re going to show you all the things to do when an ulcer shows its ugly face. Let’s kick things off with #1.

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