You’re scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed and you see a smiling face. It’s not a friend, but an attractive model and an ad promising straighter teeth “3x faster than braces” and invisible aligners delivered directly to you. Sounds appealing, right? Thousands of consumers have responded to the allure of “quick,” “convenient,” “cost-effective,” and “hassle-free” orthodontics by putting their smile—and their oral health—in the hands of these online companies. But is it safe?
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