Refresh Your Braces

Refresh Your Braces

All that warm sunshine means it’s time to shed the winter layers and dark colors and opt for fun outfits, flip flops, and bright colors. Summer necessitates a wardrobe refresh, but did you know it’s also a great time to refresh your braces? Here’s how to...
How to Break Your Braces

How to Break Your Braces

Are you worried about a bracket or wire coming loose from your braces while you’re having fun? Have you ever wondered if you could break your braces if you tried? Here’s a guide on how to break your braces (or everything we recommend you don’t do!). We...
7 Best Soft Foods for Braces

7 Best Soft Foods for Braces

Braces can do amazing things! But the initial few weeks with braces can be a big change. When you first get your new braces, soft foods can make things a lot easier as you adjust. Here’s a list of the 7 best soft foods for braces. 1. Smoothies Smoothies are one...
Best Toothbrush Features for Braces

Best Toothbrush Features for Braces

Brushing your teeth well is always important, but when you have braces it becomes extra important. It can also become a little extra complicated! Here are the best toothbrush features for braces to help you give your teeth and braces top-notch care! Pressure Sensor...
5 Ways Orthodontics Will Change Your Smile

5 Ways Orthodontics Will Change Your Smile

Getting orthodontic treatment is a big deal! Braces and aligners can have a big impact on your life. These are 5 ways orthodontics will change your smile. We hope you’ll feel as excited as we are about them after reading this list. 1. A Straighter Smile Many...
Best and Worst Candy for Braces

Best and Worst Candy for Braces

Sometimes it can feel difficult to have braces, like when you have to turn down a special treat because it could damage your brackets and wires. It’s hard to say no to candy on Valentine’s Day! The good news is, not all candy is off-limits! Here’s a...
Can You Eat Your Favorite Food with Braces?

Can You Eat Your Favorite Food with Braces?

Many holiday traditions revolve around delicious foods and it can be a difficult time for braces wearers. Which foods are safe and which ones aren’t? Can you eat your favorite food with braces? Let’s talk about what’s safe to eat during the holidays when you have...
Flossing with Braces

Flossing with Braces

Braces can complicate a lot of things, including flossing. Flossing is an important part of your dental care routine, so we’re here to help. Here are some tips and tools to help make flossing with braces a bit simpler and easier. Starting With the Right Tools Flossing...
Do Braces Hurt?

Do Braces Hurt?

Getting braces can be a big change. Most people feel nervous about it and have lots of questions about what it will be like. Let’s talk about one of the most common concerns: Do braces hurt? Unfortunately, sometimes, they do. There may be some discomfort in the...
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