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All The Ways to Clean ALL Clear Aligners- Cut Through The Crud!

No matter which company you went with- Invisalign, SmileDirectClub, Candid Co, ClearCorrect, SnapCorrect, SmileLove, ByteMe, YourSmileDirect, UniformTeeth, Orthly or any of the others-- we've got you. Aligner funk happens to everyone, and we want you to feel confident that your breath is fresh and your teeth are bright!

We cover all the recommended cleaning solutions and also make sure you know what not to do to keep your aligners crystal clear and your teeth bright white!

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  • ADA Recommendations for Dental Office Reopening

    ADA Recommendations for Dental Office Reopening

    Ready to reopen your practice, but worried about COVID-19? The ADA has updated their Coronavirus FAQ as of April 16th. We have summarized their recommendations to make planning easier for your practice. Dentists, dental assistants and dental hygienists have some of the highest risk occupations...

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  • Press Release: PreOp pretreatment rinse now available from EverSmile!

    Press Release: PreOp pretreatment rinse now available from EverSmile!

    Reopening your practice, but worried about COVID-19? Dentists, dental assistants and dental hygienists have some of the highest risk occupations for COVID-19. It is simply not possible to practice dentistry without getting close to a patient's mouth, which is the main vector for disease transmission....

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  • How to Manage Being Sick With Aligners

    How to Manage Being Sick With Aligners

    Getting sick is never enjoyable. For those trying to straighten their teeth, they must manage their aligners while nursing themselves back to health. Wearing aligners for 22 hours each day complicates your normal routine, so catching a cold or the flu can throw off your...

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  • 4 Tips and Tricks for New Denture Wearers

    4 Tips and Tricks for New Denture Wearers

    Have you recently gotten dentures? These dental prosthetics can improve your mouth's overall structure and let you restore your smile, but it's often an adjustment when you first wear them. That's why it's important to note a few denture tips and tricks to help you...

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  • How to Prevent Peri-Implantitis

    How to Prevent Peri-Implantitis

    A peri-implant disease happens when bacteria buildup leads to inflammation around soft and hard gum tissues. These diseases specifically involve dental implants, and there are two classifications: peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis. Here's a look at how to prevent peri-implantitis, as well as information on causes...

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  • Surprising Ways to Prevent Cavities

    Surprising Ways to Prevent Cavities

    Cavities are small holes in the teeth caused by decay. Tooth decay occurs when plaque — the buildup of bacteria and food — collects on the teeth and is not removed. The good news is, there are many simple ways to prevent cavities and even prevent...

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  • Can Mouth Bacteria Affect the Heart?

    Can Mouth Bacteria Affect the Heart?

    We all know that poor dental health can lead to cavities. But did you know that other, more severe health problems can also ensue from poor oral hygiene? If you don't take proper care of your teeth regularly, you could face health issues not limited...

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  • How to Clean Implant-Supported Dentures

    How to Clean Implant-Supported Dentures

    Implant-supported dentures offer many advantages if you need tooth replacement. They are sturdy and stay in the right place, making it easier for you to eat and carry on with your regular activities. Many times, you may even forget you are wearing them.  Correctly caring...

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  • How to Care for Dental Implants

    How to Care for Dental Implants

    Whether you have a single implant or overdentures, you need to know how to care for your implants to prevent oral hygiene problems. Bad oral health is connected to heart disease and digestion problems like candida. Well-cared-for implants will last longer and have fewer problems...

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  • How to Make Your Smile Last After Aligner (and Braces) Treatment

    How to Make Your Smile Last After Aligner (and Braces) Treatment

    You did it! You finally finished your aligner treatment. It's the moment you've been waiting for since before you got your first set of aligners.  First of all, congratulations. The journey has not been easy, and we're happy you finally made it to the end...

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  • How to Treat Mouth Sores From Dentures

    How to Treat Mouth Sores From Dentures

    Getting used to wearing dentures for the first time? Congratulations on achieving the custom smile you're after! However, keep in mind that your transition to dentures might not be seamless.  Even if your dentures are a perfect match and you maintain excellent oral health, you might...

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