Tooth enamel contains microscopic pits and ridges that can accumulate particles of food and drink and forms an extrinsic stain. Coffee contains ingredients called tannins that cause color particles to stick to the teeth. Over time, they leave an unwanted yellow stain.
It is essential that you be prepared on a few perspectives before you go for brace treatment. Some of them are the cost of treatment, choice of braces, treatment time, pain or discomfort involved, etc.
On an average, incognito braces will cost you between $8000 to $10,000. This is significantly higher than conventional braces which cost around $3000 to $6000. You will need to check with your orthodontist about the final cost based on any additional dental procedures required before the treatment, like cleaning and restorative work.
Veneers, Invisalign, Herbst appliance, etc. are few of the alternatives which you can opt for when you need braces treatment. But insurance doesn't cover these treatment options. Your orthodontist may have some affordable plan for you which you will have to discuss with your orthodontist before choosing an alternative to traditional braces.
nano braces are attached to the lingual side of the tooth, which is hidden. You can also call them braces behind teeth. These nano braces have small brackets and a nickel-titanium wire. This wire adapts to the mouth temperature to bring out the desired tooth movement.
Ceramic braces appear the same size and shape as metal braces, except that they have clear brackets that are of the same color as the teeth. Sometimes even tooth-colored wires are used to be even less noticeable. Ceramic can give you the same results as metal braces without giving an unattractive look like in metal braces.