Summer Vacation with Braces

Summer Vacation with Braces

The school year is over! The weather forecaster predicts beautiful sunshine. You’ve looked forward to summer all year long. But what about your new braces? Read on for our top tips for summer vacation with braces to help you make this the best summer yet. Summer...
5 Things Not to Do with Braces

5 Things Not to Do with Braces

Nobody wants to have a wire or bracket pop loose! But it happens to the best of us. Fortunately, knowing what might damage your braces can help you sidestep mishaps most of the time. Let’s talk about 5 things not to do with braces so you can avoid emergency...
What to Eat During Your First Week with Braces

What to Eat During Your First Week with Braces

New braces can be tough to get used to. Braces are a big adjustment, but eating foods that are gentle on your mouth can help. Here are some ideas for what to eat during your first week with braces. Breakfast When you’re planning what to eat during your first week with...
Style Tips for Braces

Style Tips for Braces

Do you feel nervous about your new braces? Or unsure about your new smile? Did you know that braces can be a great fashion statement? Read on to learn some style tips for braces to help you feel confident in your new smile. So Many Options When it’s time to choose...
What is a Retainer?

What is a Retainer?

Just the thought of getting your braces off is super exciting! You’ll get to see what your new smile looks like! If you’re getting your braces off soon, your orthodontist may have recommended a retainer. What is a retainer and how can it help your teeth? Let’s...