The traditional braces are made of metal which are cemented to your teeth and joined by metal wire and are very prominent as they are made of metal.
Traditional braces also come made of different material such as ceramic braces. These braces are made of transparent ceramic. Transparent wires can also be used to make braces less noticeable.
Braces of different material also differ in prices. Cost of traditional braces ranges from $5,000 to $6,000. Cost of ceramic braces is a bit more which is about $500 to $600 extra. The cost of braces depends on factors like type of braces being recommended by your orthodontist and place where you are living. Talking to your orthodontist will help you to get final price for your braces. For less noticeable braces, you may decide to spend extra money.