If you struggle with tooth alignment issues and are considering Invisalign treatment, there are two essential things you will need to do throughout the process:
Here are all the Do’s and Don’ts of cleaning Invisalign aligners:
Because the Invisalign aligners make direct contact with your teeth for such a long time every single day, that means all the bacteria that can get trapped in them have an easy way to reach your natural teeth. Without proper cleaning, simply wearing the aligners can increase your risk for cavities and even gum disease.
To prevent that, follow these Invisalign aligner cleaning tips:
While cleaning Invisalign trays isn’t complicated, there are some common mistakes you’ll want to avoid:
If your aligners get damaged in any way, it’s important to reach out to your dentist in Rancho Peñasquitos right away and get a new pair. Damaged aligners will not be effective in moving your teeth into their most optimal position, so your treatment could potentially be delayed.
It’s important to upkeep good oral hygiene, aligner maintenance, and follow all your orthodontist’s recommendations to the letter to ensure you get the smile you want as soon as possible.
If you’re struggling with tooth aligner or bite issues, Invisalign services from Carmel Mountain Dental Care are exactly what you need to get the picture-perfect smile you’ve always wanted.
To get started, book a consultation at our practice online, or call us directly at (858) 484-4880 for more information about our services.
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