Karen McNair Gibbs put it perfectly when she said, “Life is better when you’re smiling.” It’s amazing what a difference a smile can make in your day or the day of someone you encounter. But, what happens when you’re self-conscious about your smile? If you’re thinking more about what your smile looks like than just sharing your heartfelt joy, you’re not going to enjoy life as much. So, quit worrying about what your smile looks like and start enjoying life more by following these simple tips to give you a better smile.
“The surplus of the heart overflows from a smile.” ― Charles de Leusse
An overflowing smile due to a surplus of the heart’s emotions is possible when you have perfectly straight teeth. If you have poorly aligned teeth and feel too embarrassed to smile, then it is time to visit an orthodontist for a complete evaluation. Wanting to have your teeth straightened isn’t just about your vanity because correctly aligned teeth will lead to improved overall health. When your teeth are overcrowded, it is easy for food debris to collect along the gums before it develops into plaque. Plaque contains bacteria that cause inflammation, halitosis and cavities.
“A smile becomes you or perhaps you become you when you smile.” ― Margi Preus
Most people want to put their best face forward, and a beautiful smile is the most important aspect of making a great first impression. No matter what the occasion, whether at a business function, a gathering with loved ones, or special evening out, the ability to smile with confidence makes any event a successful one.