If you have an abnormal bite, or malocclusion, your dentist or orthodontist may recommend braces. Whether you are a child, teenager, or adult, braces can be an effective option for improving your smile. In fact, one fourth of individuals who wear braces are adults! There are several different types of braces available, and you’ll be able to choose from different materials. For example, you can choose metal braces with purple and green brackets. For a more subtle approach, you may wish to use plastic aligners. Check out this infographic to learn more about the types of braces your Kansas City orthodontist can provide. Please feel free to pass the infographic along to any friends or family members who are considering ways to improve their smiles!