Most everyone who leaves their house, has some concern about their image and fashion, claims Danbury CT dentist Jay M. Marks, DMD. It doesn't matter if you are a man, or woman, or cool kid. Fashion is an expression of how we want the world to see us, whether it is true or not. It is the face we put out there. For some, it is very important, and they will go out of the box to accomplish their goal.
It started in ancient Maya and Aztec cultures, claims Dr. Marks. They felt that they were honoring their gods. This trend carried into European and American cultures in the early 20th century. Los Angeles was the location in America where this trend took root. What fashion trend could possibly be such a health hazard?