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...
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...
Choosing Valentine’s Day Candy

Choosing Valentine’s Day Candy

Holidays like Valentine’s Day are the perfect time to make a special someone feel extra special, but sometimes traditional holiday treats aren’t the easiest on our health, especially for those who have underlying health conditions. When choosing Valentine’s Day...
What Do Braces Feel Like?

What Do Braces Feel Like?

Getting braces is a big decision. It can bring a lot of changes to your life. Many people want to know before they take the leap, what do braces feel like? Here’s what people who have had braces have to say about their experience. The First Few Weeks What do braces...
How to Floss with Braces

How to Floss with Braces

Braces are amazing, they can give you a whole new smile! But they can also complicate things a bit. From having to think through if what you’re about to eat is safe for your braces, to practicing oral hygiene by cleaning around all those brackets and wires, life with...