Will a gummy overbite be more gummy after braces?

I need to know if a slightly gummy overbite will be even gummier after correction with braces. Or will it be better?

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Will a gummy overbite be more gummy after braces?

It should not be any "gummier" using braces alone but if orthodontics is done using arch development before the braces then the "gummy" smile should be improved. 

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