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How common are clear braces in adults?

Clear braces are quite common among adults today. In fact, more than a million adults wear clear braces made of ceramic or plastic brackets that are bonded to the front of their teeth. Other adults with less severe misalignment can choose clear plastic aligners to help correct their bite, teeth, or jaw problems. Both styles of clear braces are less noticeable, cosmetically appealing, and more comfortable than traditional braces.

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