How to hide big front teeth (and stop feeling so self-conscious!)
Blessed with big front teeth? This writer knows the struggle.
As a young teenager, I had a sticky-outy snaggler perched high up in my gum. It was so prominent, it peaked out from under my top lip when I smiled with my mouth shut!
Being rather self-conscious back in those days, I hated that attention-grabbing tooth more than anything. But it wasn’t just funny-looking – it was also causing me mouth/dental problems, so I ended up having elastics, springs, headgear (yep, headgear is a real thing), braces and plates to pull it back into line.
But orthodontic work isn’t an option for everyone. Some of us just have big gnashers that are perfectly healthy, just a little too prominent for our liking.
If this sounds like you, here are some sneaky ways to hide big front teeth (or at least make them a little less obvious)...