Lip biting happens commonly when the upper teeth are forwardly placed as compared to lower ones. This may be due to several factors which need to be examined by a dentist. Visit a Dentist. A Habit breaking appliance a type of orthodontic treatment in combination with fixed orthodontic treatment may be done which will result in cessation of lip biting and improve the facial profile as well. Take care and do not worry.
Lip biting is a habit which is usually seen in young children. It is stress related most of the times. The ideal approach is to consult a pediatric dentist for the same. Combination of counselling and a habit breaking appliance (mouth gaurd) will solve the problem. Good luck.
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