DIY Braces are an Unsafe Trend
Some teens and adults who are unhappy with their smiles have been resorting to a trend known as DIY braces. What are DIY braces? Do-it-yourself braces involve the use of rubber bands to attempt to close gaps between teeth and fix crooked teeth. You may be wondering: do DIY braces work? While some people on YouTube and social media may claim to have fixed their orthodontic problems with rubber hair ties, DIY braces are actually known to be ineffective and potentially dangerous.
They make look easy, but DIY braces can cause:
- Damaged teeth
- Tooth Loss
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