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What are the advantages of 6 Month Smiles over standard braces?

Do you ever find yourself hiding your smile due to misalignment? Find the look of a metal brace too daunting to commit to? Here at Dental Health Centre, Essex we aim to give all of our patients the confidence that a beautiful smile can bring. We offer a variety of orthodontic treatments to give our patients choice in finding the right procedure to suit them. 6 Month Smiles have combined the most effective features of traditional braces and adapted the procedure to give patients of any age; a trustworthy and credible treatment to suit their lifestyles. We are proud to offer 6 Month Smiles as a fast and efficient solution to misalignment.


6 Month Smiles Are a Subtle Alternative to Traditional Braces

6 Month Smiles braces are connected with Lucid-Lok® clear, subtle brackets and tooth-coloured wires, giving you a natural appearance whilst you await exceptional results. This incredible treatment focuses on your Social 6 for a fast and skilful service. Your Social 6 consist of your 6 front teeth, and they are referred to as this because when you smile, these are the most distinguished teeth.

6 Month Smiles is Fast & Made to Suit You

A common misconception regarding 6 Month smile is that because it is a fast treatment, it means uncomfortable regular tightening. This is not true. 6 Month Smile treatments use low force for added comfort and take steps to reduce orthodontic appointment times so as not to inconvenience patients. As there is less forced used with 6 Month Smile braces, they are lighter and teeth are very rarely extracted, so the procedure fits around your lifestyle. In addition; The Patient Tray Kits ensure that your appointments are fast and convenient. While using the mechanics of traditional braces, 6 Month Smiles emphasises the aesthetic of your teeth; rather than trying to alter your bite.

6 Month Smiles is Fast

6 Month Smiles treatments, can give remarkable results in six months (dependent on complexity of patient’s case). By focusing on selected teeth, the efficient treatment gives patients an exceptional smile in 6 months, but can offer visible improvement in as little as 4 months.

Next Steps

To find out whether you’re a good candidate for 6 Month Smiles braces, please give Dental Health Centre, Essex a call to arrange a consultation with our friendly and informative team. Our professional dental team member will be able to make an assessment and if these braces are believed to be beneficial to you, we’ll arrange for you to come and have a fitting.

During your consultation, you’ll have the opportunity to ask any questions you may have and find out how the system works, including how long it takes to bond the brackets to your teeth, how gently your teeth will be guided into their new positions and what your teeth will look like once the treatment is complete. Please contact to take those first steps towards straighter teeth and a beautiful new smile.