liam asked in HealthDental · 1 month ago

Can I use my gold grill as a mouth piece?

I’ve been boxing for awhile now and I just prefer wearing my grill compared to my mouthpiece. Is it protecting my teeth in any way?

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  • Jeff
    Lv 4
    1 month ago

    Lolol Noooono no... No.

  • 1 month ago

    I'd say no, might be better than nothing, might not. All that metal is going to just transfer the energy of a hit into your teeth, might spread it around a bit, and gold is soft, but not that soft. Use the rubber mouthpiece because it absorbs the energy of the hits and diffuses it. (I am not a dentist.) ...ya know, besides, you don't want to get your grill messed up! (might get dented, might pop out and get stepped on!)

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