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Keeping Your Retainer Clean (Hint: It's Really Easy!)

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Regular retainer use after your Invisalign treatment in Springfield, IL will prevent your teeth from moving back toward their original location. This is an essential part of the treatment process. Don’t worry; you will soon be able to graduate to retainer use at night only.

An easy way to keep your retainer clean is to brush it with a soft-bristled brush every time you brush your teeth – morning and night.

As with your natural teeth, your retainer can collect tartar, bacteria, and unpleasant odors. Keeping it clean will give you a clean mouth and fresher breath. Keeping it away from pets is essential too, as they can destroy a retainer in ...

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