Braces versus Invisalign: Deciding on Your Perfect Smile Journey

When it comes to achieving a straighter smile, there are two popular options that often come into play: traditional braces and clear aligners like Invisalign. Each method brings its own set of advantages and considerations, making the choice a matter of personal preference and orthodontic needs. Braces, which are the tried-and-true method of orthodontics, consist

What Are Black Triangles Between Your Teeth?

Have you looked in the mirror recently, and noticed small black triangles in between your teeth when you smile? These gaps can be both a cosmetic concern and an indicator of oral health issues. 

Black triangles are triangle-shaped gaps that form between your teeth when your gum tissue doesn’t fill the space. Approximately 67% of people over 20 years old have these gaps. And they have several different causes.

How Do Braces Work?

Maintaining proper hygiene for your Invisalign and clear aligners is crucial not only for the longevity of the aligners but also for your overall oral health. Here’s a guide to the do’s and don’ts when cleaning aligners to ensure a pristine and effective orthodontic journey.

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