From an aesthetic point of view, nail biting isn’t the best thing for your nails. But the downsides of this habit go beyond aesthetics and can actually impact your dental health.
- Nail biting can wear away the enamel and expose your teeth to fractures, decay, and even gum disease.
- Your mouth becomes exposed to bacteria and infections, and it becomes harder to fight off plaque buildup.
- Jaw disorders may appear or get worse.
Your dentist can help suggesting ways of stopping this habit before it affects your oral health.
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