Are gap teeth unattractive?

Are gap teeth unattractive?

Originally Answered: Are people with gap teeth ugly? No, they are not ugly. Usually the gap in between the front teeth is called midline diastema. It is culturally accepted as a mark of beauty in certain countries.

Is it bad to have gaps in your teeth?

Large gaps between teeth can cause bacterial growth and plaque build-up, leading to tooth decay or periodontal disease. Gaps can also cause trouble biting, chewing, or swallowing, and cause pain in your teeth or jaw. For these reasons, it's best to close gaps between your teeth.

Is a gap in teeth attractive?

While a gap between the front teeth is not a typical standard of beauty in the United States, it is in other countries, such as Ghana and Nigeria. In these cultures, a gap between the front teeth is often considered a sign of beauty and attractiveness, leading some people to even widen their gaps.

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