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How to talk to your child about kids braces

More than 80 percent of children in America will end up getting braces before they turn 18. But getting braces, just like any big change in life, can be scary for a child. You, as a kind and caring parent, are probably wondering how to talk to your child about getting kids braces so that they don’t feel so uncertain about their upcoming journey.

Most common questions about kids’ braces – Answered!

If you’re considering getting braces for your child, you probably have a lot of questions, and so does your kid! In this article, we wanted to put all of the most commonly asked questions about kids braces in one easy-to-find place so you can get all your questions answered quickly!

Can my teeth move after braces? 

You invested a year or more of your life – not to mention thousands of dollars – to get the celebrity straight smile of your dreams. But now you’re looking in the mirror and noticing small, incremental changes in the way your smile looks. What gives? Is it possible for teeth to move after braces?

3 Ways getting braces saves money in the long run

When you think about getting braces for your child, you probably think of it as investing in a straight smile that will give her confidence it takes to open doors in the world. But you probably never even considered that getting braces for your child now is investing in her financial security for the future!

Why do teeth shift as we age?

Looking at your smile in the mirror and wondering “Did it always looks like that?” If you’re over the age of 50, the answer is probably “no.” You may notice that your teeth look a little more crowded in the front, or that your once-straight teeth now have a bit of a lean.

Am I too old to get Invisalign?

Whether you never had braces as a child or your once-straight teeth have crept out of position over the years, if you’re looking in the mirror and wishing your smile was straighter, you may be wondering “Am I too old to get Invisalign?”

Why are my teeth transparent?

Looking at your teeth in the mirror, do your teeth look 100% white and transparent all the way down? If not, you may be wondering why your teeth look transparent. Teeth transparency is a common complaint caused by the loss of tooth enamel either due to genetics, a medical condition, or erosion of the tooth enamel.

When should my child get braces

That smile you’ve loved since way back when it was just a gummy grin is finally growing up. As a parent, taking care of your children’s teeth is a big priority, and you may be wondering, “When should my child get braces?”