MOST of us have spotted adverts online from dentists in Turkey offering a new smile for a bargain price.
But TikTok users have recently begun sharing their experiences, and showing how it doesn’t always turn out right.
Content creator @theirmama7 jumped on the trend, explaining how she was left with a ‘botched’ smile.
The TikTokker regularly shares entertaining videos with her 48,000 followers.
But in a recent video, she reveals how her teeth were left after visiting a clinic in Turkey.
“It’s about time I share my botched experience.
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“Please do not go Turkey to get your teeth done.”
At the start of the 24-second video, the content creator shows off her smart-looking smile.
She then goes to grab two, one from each side of her top row of teeth.
Next, the content creator reveals how they easily come away from the gum.
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The video attracted plenty of attention online, gaining more than 18,900 likes and 792,000 views.
She’s not the only one who didn’t get their dream smile – Mel was devastated after her cosmetic procedure left her in pain and with gaps in her teeth.
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She said: "Turkey teeth – worst thing I ever done!!!"
“Why did I ever get these? Worst mistake ever!! So many gaps, so much pain."
In the comments, Mel’s followers shared that they were a lot more cautious about having the procedure done themselves now.
One wrote: “I was tempted, even had a few consultations. It's a defo NO for me now. Sorry, you went through this."
Another said: "Thank you for sharing, I was actually going to do this, [but] I won't now. I'm sorry this happened to you."
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To which Mel said: "So glad I could change your mind! They really are not worth the money or the pain."
A third person added: "Do your research and don't be fooled by the really cheap options. I love mine and had a great experience."
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