Who would have imagined that the era of unsightly metal braces would someday be superseded by a near-miraculous invisible solution?
A company in Santa Clara did, and the result is Invisalign. The Invisalign system of aligners is completely transparent, which makes them virtually invisible. For decades, teens and adults have shied away from using braces because of the severe compromise on the aesthetics that they bring about. However, all that is changing with the arrival of Invisalign.
The beauty of Invisalign is that if it were not for the amazing transformation it brings to your smile, you would barely even notice it. Invisalign does not intrude into your lifestyle. It lets you get things done normally, naturally, and does its job silently. It is even removable by design, making life easy for you when you eat or drink. It allows you to clean your teeth thoroughly because you can remove it when brushing and flossing. Invisalign uses a high grade of plastic that is so refined that it is completely transparent. It is highly biocompatible, unlike metals that may cause adverse reactions or allergies.
The Invisalign treatment procedure includes an application of a series of clear plastic aligners that you change every two weeks. Every single aligner is produced with precise measurements and customized for your teeth. It gradually moves your teeth into the desired position in accordance with the treatment plan outlined for you by your dentist, who should be an expert with this technology. You can achieve a great smile with effortless ease and without undergoing the ordeal of announcing to the world that you are wearing braces.
Invisalign delivers the same or better results than traditional braces, and cuts down the constant painful awareness that you are wearing something extraneous in your mouth that is grossly visible to everyone around you. Traditional braces are good for kids and adolescents, but as a person moves towards adulthood, it becomes difficult to use cosmetic treatments under the public gaze. This is where I