Essential "accessories"

Discussions about treatment with invisible braces that use clear aligners, such as Invisalign, OrthoClear, the Red White and Blue system, etc.

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Essential "accessories"

#1 Post by Gilafromspade » Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:50 pm

What do you carry with you during the day to help with your treatments? I'm starting Invisalsing soon and want to know what I should keep in mind aside from toothbrush/toothpaste.

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#2 Post by chinglnc » Sun Oct 08, 2017 10:37 am

when I am outside, I have...

Small bottle of mouthwash

At home, I use waterfloss on top of the normal routine and I have another softer brush to 'clean' the retainer...

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#3 Post by bbsadmin » Sun Oct 08, 2017 12:11 pm

Cleanse Fresh and Go Towelettes are extremely helpful:
I'm the owner/admin of this site. Had ceramic uppers, metal lowers ~3 years in my early 40's. Now in Hawley retainers at night!

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#4 Post by inkygirl » Mon Nov 20, 2017 8:30 am

I'm about 2/3 way through my trays. Here's what I carry in a small pouch every day:

- Mini tube of toothpaste
- Travel size toothbrush
- Floss
- Cleanse Fresh & Go
- Tiny bottle of hand sanitizer

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#5 Post by jgladding74 » Thu Feb 15, 2018 4:15 pm

Nail file! Every tray you will need to file off the top and bottom edges so it won't bother your tongue...

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#6 Post by Speck » Tue Jul 03, 2018 2:16 pm

•Aligner case
•Hand sanitizer towelettes
•Folding toothbrush
•Travel-size tube of toothpaste
•Travel-size bottle of mouthwash
•Bottle of water
•Non-latex elastics

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