Fixed appliances (braces) remain the most popular type of orthodontic appliance. They now come in a wide range of types including metal, ceramic (tooth-coloured) and those fitted behind the teeth (lingual braces). Seven Ways to Get Affordable Braces for Adults | Colgate®.
Orthodontic treatment is available on the NHS for young people under the age of 18 at no cost. NHS orthodontic treatment isn't usually available for adults, but may be approved on a case-by-case basis if needed for health reasons. Your dentist can give you more information. What's the best age to have braces?