Independent Online

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterView weather by locationView market indicators

What your teeth say about your personality

As a person starts to grow older, their front teeth tend to get squarer and it begins to shorten as well. Picture: Unsplash

As a person starts to grow older, their front teeth tend to get squarer and it begins to shorten as well. Picture: Unsplash

Published Jun 15, 2022


Our teeth allow us to eat delicious food, protect us from viruses and enable us to express our emotions by giving others a dazzling smile.

Our teeth not only assist us, but also identify us as unique individuals.

Story continues below Advertisement

Good and healthy teeth help to enhance confidence in people

Our teeth are one of the most important parts of our body. Healthy and clean teeth help immensely in boosting the confidence in people and keeping our personalities happy.

Clean teeth help us to stay happy and energised

Clean teeth give a vibe of refreshment in our mouth, whenever we speak or do our daily tasks, we get a refreshed feeling, which motivates us to stay energised throughout the day and helps us achieve the most in a day.

Aligned teeth

Properly aligned teeth help boost our confidence in daily life. We can openly talk and smile brightly, which in turn helps us feel happy even when we're upset.

Story continues below Advertisement

When we smile openly, the hormones which are released help to uplift our mood and make us enjoy our life without falling into depression and bad mental health.

Story continues below Advertisement

Smile can help you strengthen your immune system

Laughter which comes from the heart helps to keep our bodies free from diseases. Laughter increases the blood cells present in our body and helps to boost the immune system by producing more antibodies and keeping away harmful diseases.

Being proud of our teeth is very important to living a healthy life

Story continues below Advertisement

If we are embarrassed by the way our teeth look, we will not be able to laugh openly, and will not be able to speak openly which in turn will deny us a lot of advantages. With the help of today's technological advancements, everyone can achieve a beautiful smile, which helps them to look and feel the best.

Teeth have the power to determine our personality.

The shape of teeth, the size of our teeth, and the habits we have related to teeth, all state the personalities which might be hidden from the world.

Here is how:

The first two teeth

The first two teeth present in the front of the mouth help to show our age to the world. The younger a person is, the more rounded and well-shaped the corners of the front teeth will be.

As a person starts to grow older, their front teeth tend to get squarer and begin to shorten as well.

Unique characteristics of your canine teeth

Our canine teeth provide a lot of information about our personality. Sharp, long and prominent canines suggest that an individual has an aggressive personality whereas blunt canines suggest a more calm and collected nature.

Masculine/feminine traits

The teeth present in the sides of your front two teeth indicate your feminine or masculine traits. Those with feminine traits usually have shorter and rounded teeth whereas masculine traits are indicated by larger and squarer teeth sets.

The shape of the teeth

If you have pointy teeth, then it is considered that you generally have an aggressive personality.

The pointiness of the teeth shows the hostile attitude that you might have. It can be related a short temper or a normally rude and on-point personality. The people who have oval teeth are very organised in nature.

They are very much invested in keeping things organised and clean, and are mostly considered perfectionists by others.

They are very much set in their ways and will not be diverted easily. Rectangular teeth are associated with explosive and intense-natured personalities. They are also very determined.

Teeth grinding

Teeth grinding is associated with excessive stress and anxiety in a person. If a person very frequently grinds their teeth, it generally means that they are anxious or stressed out a lot.

Dr. Rajesh Shetty is a founder of the Dazzle Dental Clinic in Mumbai