Flipper is a dental appliance which is used as a temporary replacement for missing teeth. A person who happened to lose teeth because of some unfortunate accident or some other reason can seek help of these flippers as a temporary substitute until permanent dental implant or crown is ready.
Most of you know that a pageant is a beauty contest walk in which beautiful models are walking down the ramp right? They will look really beautiful and will be smiling to you showing their beautiful lips and teeth. What if one such contestant met with an unfortunate accident and happened to lose a tooth or two? When she is smiling, she’ll look really awkward instead of looking amazing thanks to the missing teeth. If she decides not to smile, then also its not desirable as the contestants are supposed to smile at audience at their best. In those instances, dental flippers come to the rescue as they will compensate the missing teeth and help the contestant get back her beautiful smile for the pageant.
Flipper pageant is actually a term which is used commonly when dental flippers are used to fix the tooth which a contestant in a beauty pageant competition had lost. If flippers are not used, it will affect the beauty of the pageant and that is not at all desirable, so flippers are used for giving back the lost beauty of the contestant who happened to lose tooth for some reason.
Flipper pageant is used mainly in small girls participating in beauty pageant competitions and similar ones, this is mainly because they are more prone to natural accidents which might be more than enough to make them lose tooth than the elders. Flippers are cost effective temporary ways for concealing a lost teeth and this is used by a lot of people for the same purpose.