Choosing the right color for your braces – braces color wheel

What is the best color for braces?

When choosing the color for your braces, the options are limitless and here are some pointers to guide you.

  • Go for gold, pink, green, dark blue, orange, violet , or turquoise to complement darker skin tones.
  • You should Choose dark purple, light blue,subdued reds, or bronze, and pinks to complement lighter skin tones.
  • To make your teeth appear whiter, Go for darker colors
  • Be careful with lighter colors that could possibly make your teeth look more yellow.
  • Consider choosing colors that closely go with or complement your eyes.
  • Choose colors that match the color of clothing that you normally wear most often.
  • Try out your official school colors or your favorite sports team’s colors.
  • Consider white, red, and blue for Memorial Day as well as the 4th of July.
  • Get into the festive mood during the holidays with green and red for Christmas or pink and blue around Easter.
  • Glow-in-the-dark bands are particularly fun for Halloween.

You may want to stay away from braces colors such as follows: #

  • Black which in most cases can look as if your teeth are rotting or can seem like you have food in your teeth.
  • White which normally can make your teeth appear more yellow and white elastics are likely to stain easily.
  • Yellow because it tends to intensify the appearance of yellow-toned teeth.
  • Brown or green can easily be mistaken for food stuck in your teeth.

You can try interactive braces color wheels online