Are you one of the millions of adults in need of adult braces who are unhappy, self-conscious or even embarrassed of your smile?
Many adults spend their entire lives covering their mouths when they laugh, smile or talk. They feel stuck because they do not want to wear adult metal braces for years or they are concerned that other corrective teeth straightening procedures could be too invasive or too expensive. Now, there is an effective, safe and affordable cosmetic braces solution that fits your lifestyle.
A revolutionary combination of proven orthodontic techniques, modern materials, and innovative thought -Six Month Smiles® utilizes specialized clear braces to gently straighten and align teeth in an average time of just six months.
Six Month Smiles® short term orthodontic treatment is a modern twist on tried and tested orthodontics. There is little debate within the orthodontic community that braces are the most widely used and most effective method to give patients straight, healthy teeth and a beautiful smile. Six Month Smiles has taken the best aspects of braces and modified the treatment and the materials to give adults a common-sense, cosmetic solution that fits your lifestyle. Here is what makes Six Month Smiles so innovative …
Q. What do Six Month Smiles Lucid-Lok™ braces and wires look like?
A. Six Month Smiles braces and wires are barely noticeable – they blend very well with the colour of your teeth. These definitely aren’t metal braces!
Q. How can the Six Month Smiles System straighten teeth only in six months?
A. The Six Month Smiles System employs new and specific orthodontic technology that provides for safe, comfortable and efficient tooth movement. Additionally, the aim of Six Month Smiles is to correct the items that you re unhappy with and not make time consuming changes to the way your back teeth bit together.
Q. Is the process uncomfortable?
A. Six Month Smiles involves light forces to gently move your teeth to their new position. The process is comfortable. The short treatment times are not achieved by using high forces on the teeth.
Q. Will I have to wear a retainer?
A. Yes, as with all orthodontic treatment, a retainer is necessary to maintain the straighter position of your teeth. If you don’t want to wear a removable retainer, you can have a bonded retainer placed behind your teeth. There are a variety of options that you can choose from according to your personal preference and situation.
Q. What’s the catch?
A. There is no catch. If you are an adult (18 years and older) with crooked or spaced teeth and you’re not looking for a major alteration to your bite, this is a fantastic option for you!
Q. Does everyone really finish in 6 months?
A. Six months is an average treatment time. Most patients finish right around six month, but treatment times range from 4-9 months.