Braces are one of the most effective ways to transform your natural smile into your dream smile. Although braces are beneficial, they can making brushing and flossing a little more challenging while receiving treatment.

Cleaning your teeth well when you have braces will take more time, but will also be more important. Your wires and brackets create extra areas for plaque and food particles to hide, increasing your risk of gum disease while you’re getting your smile straightened.

How can you brush your teeth when you have braces? The following steps will lead you to a squeaky clean smile!

An article by Dr. Quoc Lu. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: HOW SHOULD I BRUSH MY TEETH WHEN I HAVE BRACES?