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Depending on the individuals needs and reasons, some of them may be found in dire need of these devices called braces. People born with teeth that are not well aligned in the mouth are the category of people that need the braces so that their teeth can be straightened and put in the right shape so that they can be comfortable to smile, and also the individuals with the problem of under-bite need this to correct the problem. In the past days, teenagers are the ones who used to get the braces, and it was an easy option, but since even the adult people acquire them, manufacturers have come up with several kinds of braces that have been made available to cover all the age brackets of the people in need depending on their choices.

For the braces to be complete, the thin arch metal wire passes through the bracket, and a ring bonds this bracket to the wire and the ring gets attached to the bracket using a metal band, and all this makes up the elements of the braces that are then attached to each tooth. Once this set is placed in the mouth across the teeth, they push the teeth into their right position, and this is due to the pressure of the wire.

The amount of money the patient is willing to buy the braces depends on whether they will be given the traditional metal braces, the Invisalign, the lingual, and the clear ceramics, and also depending on the dentist’s recommendation. Many teenagers would need those kinds of braces that their peers have, and they will go for the traditional metal braces because of their popularity among the peers, and also they are cost effective.

When compared to other types of braces, Invisalign happens to be more expensive but they come with the advantage of easy to clean and can be removed during eating time, and these braces are mostly used by the adults than the teenagers. Some people do not like that attention of everyone knowing that they have braces in the mouth, and this makes them go for the lingual teeth braces because they happen to be invisible as they are installed at the back of the teeth unlike the others that are installed on the front. Finally, ceramic braces which are an upgrade of the traditional metal braces are hard to be identified from a distance because their brackets take the color of the natural teeth, and they need to be properly cared for so that teeth fixing can occur smoothly without any more problems.

There exists many factors that affect the pricing of the braces a teenager needs and among them is the tooth problem and the type that an individual desires, but it should be known that the braces can only be purchased after one has undergone some examination by the dentist who recommends them.