3 Steps for a Clean Retainer
If you consistently wear a nightguard, retainer, or Invisalign aligners at night while you sleep, it's very important to keep them clean. Plaque and bacteria build up on your retainer just like they do on your teeth, so you are putting your teeth at risk when you put a dirty retainer into your mouth. Here are some helpful tips for keeping your retainer clean.
Plenty of Rinsing with Water
If you are wearing Invisalign aligners throughout the day, drinking water is your best bet. It will keep your mouth clean and hydrated and wash away any food particles or bacteria from your mouth. You should remove your aligners when drinking ...