How To Properly Care For Your Retainer

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If you’ve ever had braces, then you’re probably familiar with the dreaded retainer. The reason I use the word “dreaded” is because they can be quite annoying in the beginning, especially considering the fact that you have to wear it for at least three months straight in order to prevent the teeth from returning to their original position.

But, as annoying as they can be, they’re absolutely necessary if you don’t want all those years and hard-earned money to go to waste. In fact, many adults, including myself, still wear their retainers every single night. If cared for properly, retainers can last a very long time, but do you know how to keep it clean?

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