Difference between clear braces and metal braces
Clear braces cost is not the only reason people favor them over metal braces. Their appearance, comfort and overall feasibility make them a clear choice for teeth straightening.
|Differences||Clear Braces||Metal Braces|
|Look Wise||Clear braces are transparent||Metal braces are are easily visible|
|Attachment||Clear braces can be easily removed whenever you want.||Metal braces are fixed and can be removed only by your orthodontist.|
|Food Restriction||No food restrictions if you choose clear braces.||With metal braces you can only eat soft foods and no hard foods because if you eat hard foods there are chances of wire coming out and then you have to rush to the dentist's office.|
|Oral hygiene||With clear braces, you can simply take out and brush your teeth.||Difficult to brush and floss your teeth. Sometimes the food gets stuck in metal wires.|
|Comfort||Clear braces are comfortable and easy to wear.||Metal braces are very painful and sometimes cut the surface of your mouth.|
|Duration||Depending on the severity of cases. It takes 6 to 11 months to complete the treatment||Metal braces need to be worn 24*7 and take 2 to 3 year to complete the treatment|
|Cost of braces||Cost of clear braces is £999.00||Metal braces cost starts from £3000.00|
Can adults get braces?
No matter what your age, it is never too late to straighten your teeth and improve your dental health. Some adults don’t straighten their teeth just because the only thing that comes in their mind is metal braces. If left untreated it can cause tooth decay, headache, gum disease or chewing problems.
Braces Cost at StraightMyTeeth
StraightMyTeeth offers the best price as compared to other teeth-straightening companies in the United Kingdom. At Straight My Teeth you can straighten your teeth at just £999.00 – lowest price in the UK. Our braces are crystal clear and are FDA approved.
Types Of Braces
Metal braces are made of stainless steel and they are fixed to the front teeth. Metal braces are easily visible and look weird. Metal braces are an old technology used for teeth straightening. Metal braces are also called as Wire braces.
Cost of braces – Metal braces cost starts from £3000.
Clear Ceramic Braces
Clear ceramic braces are worn in the front teeth just like metal braces. The only difference is they are less noticeable as compared to metal braces. The problem with clear ceramic braces is they can easily break. Clear ceramic braces also called clear fixed braces.
Cost of braces – Clear fixed braces cost starts from £2,500 – £5,500
Lingual braces are attached to the back of teeth and they are hidden from view. These braces are very painful, uncomfortable and irritating because your tongue touches your teeth whenever you eat or drink, sometimes there is soreness in the mouth.
Cost of braces – Lingual braces cost start from £5000 – £10,000
Clear braces are a series of clear, custom-made, removable appliances called aligners. Clear braces are a new technology. Clear braces are best for adults because they are invisible and no one comes to know that you are in midst of your teeth straightening process.
Cost of Braces – Clear braces cost £999.00