The gap persona

March 21, 2012

Do you have a gap, or what those in the dental industry refer to as diastema? Have years of ridicule and torment made you wish you had perfect, straight teeth? Well, the time has finally come for you to show off your smile. What was once looked at as a flaw to one's appearance has become pretty hip.

Do you have a gap, or what those in the dental industry refer to as diastema? Have years of ridicule and torment made you wish you had perfect, straight teeth? Well, the time has finally come for you to show off your smile. What was once looked at as a flaw to one's appearance has become pretty hip.

With more and more public figures proudly baring their gapped teeth for the world to see, you might want to reconsider spending thousands of dollars on cosmetic dentistry. In hindsight, wouldn't you look at yourself in the mirror and miss that little space that helped make you authentic? 

For whatever reason, many celebrities are choosing to keep their gapped teeth. Whether it’s an attribute that sets them apart from the rest or it helps them maintain a unique identity, the trend is here.

Can you match each celebrity in the slideshow with his or her gap?