One of the best parts of having braces is picking what color bands you’ll get each month. Embrace the process and have some fun with it. We love to see what color combos our unique patients think up. If you are stumped about what colors to pick for Halloween season, we have a few ideas to get you started.

Black and Purple

Purple is a classic Halloween color, and when you combine it with black, your mouth will surely take on the spirit of the season. Purple and black is a bit more subdued and is a fun choice that will carry you through October and November.

Orange and Black

Orange and black are classic Halloween colors and one of the most popular color combinations for braces during this time of year. The colors also hold up well for the month they will be on and make it easy for you to show your Halloween spirit in October and November.


Halloween is all about scaring the people around you and enjoying some good-natured fun. Red bands can give your braces a bit of gory look, and invoke the feeling of blood. Scare some of your friends with bright red or burgundy bands.

Orange, White and Yellow

Depending on the brand of bands your doctor uses, you may have a variety of colors and hues to choose from, but for Halloween, you can’t go wrong with picking colors that look like candy corn. Alternating between orange, white and yellow will make your braces look just like the classic Halloween candy, and what’s cooler than that?

If you feel a little self-conscious about having braces, there is no reason for that. Braces can be a fun fashion accessory is you are willing to embrace them. Make the entire process a little more enticing by picking cool color combinations that show off your personality and match the season. Let us know what your favorite Halloween color combination is!