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What are Turkish teeth? – Parade: entertainment, recipes, health, life, holidays

What are Turkish teeth?  - Parade: entertainment, recipes, health, life, holidays

If you’re a “Love Island” fan, you’ve probably seen Jack Fincham’s new smile thanks to his recent cosmetic dental surgery. The reality star flew to Turkey to give his teeth a super white and super square look.

Dubbed “Turkey Teeth”, this trend is growing fast on TikTok. While it may conjure up an image of a turkey smiling with tons of teeth (just us?), Turkey Teeth actually refers to people flying abroad for this treatment. But how safe is it? Can it cause long-term damage to your teeth? We spoke to a few dentists to find out more.

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