New Options. Braces today are a lot different from the ones you may remember when you were a kid. Many are hard to notice right off when other people are looking at you. "Adult teeth sometimes Author: Peter Jaret.
Thinking about braces? WebMD knows what it takes to get a straighter smile. Straight Talk About Braces for Adults. but the average adult has braces for 18 months to 3 years. It usually Author: Rachel Reiff Ellis.
Apr 19, 2013 · The new high technology wires are activated by body heat. So if your new braces feel really tight, try rinsing with ice water to temporarily reduce the pressure. But if you do this do NOT chew the ice! In those first few days, your teeth might feel sore.