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Tips Every Patient Should Know About Invisalign Braces


2. They Also Know When You Eat With Them In

Just as they’ll know when you’re not wearing your Invisalign, the orthodontist will also know when you’re eating with them on. For those that don’t know, you’re not allowed to eat or drink with your aligners in. The only exception to this is cold water. “When patients eat or drink liquids (other than water) come in to see me, their Invisalign trays are often slimy, dirty, and stained,” says Dr. Timothy Chase, co-found of SmilesNY to Reader’s Digest. “Not only does this result in a cosmetically undesirable appearance to the aligners but it also damages them and can lead to decay.”

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