Some of the essential orthodontic appliances include metal braces, ceramic braces, and retainers. Other types are habit-breaking devices, headgears, space maintainers, etc.
Unlike the traditional braces which use three components, the brackets, archwire, and elastics, high-speed braces use ‘Spring Clip' technology.
Post Treatment Care
If you are getting off your braces, then you must be filled with many questions. How long will it take? Will it hurt? Will I need a retainer?
Traditional braces have different parts as brackets, archwire, metal bands and elastic bands. It is the elastic band which comes in different colors. Nowadays, there are several colors of braces like red, blue, purple, white, clear and tooth colored. Some people use these colors as a way to show off their personality.
Yes, it is safe to swim while you on periods. Period blood doesn't flow outside the vagina like it usually does due to the counter-pressure of the water. But You still need to wear some a tampon or a menstrual cup to avoid getting into a sticky situation.
Resin tooth filling typically contains a filler particle such as quartz, which provides the mixture's strength and color. It is costly as compared to silver tooth filling.
In some cases, the change in period blood color can indicate a health problem like fibroids, low estrogen levels, and even vaginosis.