Invisalign treatment is also called clear-aligner treatment in which invisalign aligner is used to adjust teeth. Invisalign aligner is a transparent, plastic form of dental braces. It is known to be a strong alternative to metal braces for teenagers and adults. Instead of metal brackets, you can now have another option for a better smile.
It is aesthetically better because it is invisible. It would be a good option if you do not like your smile being distracted by braces.
Invisalign aligner is removable. It can be removed easily so you can brush, floss your teeth, even when you want to eat something hard, chewy.
You will be more comfortable with a invisalign tray as it is made of smooth plastic, instead of sharp extruding edges.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Invisalign treatment is designed to be an alternative to metal braces treatment. Therefore, it helps to straighten your teeth, reduce the risk of gum diseases, tooth decay and improve your smile.
Both of them are similarly effective, with the condition that you must always get your invisalign trays on. If you cannot make an option, you are welcomed to approach us, we can help you to make decision in choosing the plan which fits you the most.
Usually it will take for around 6 to 18 months to get your teeth in your desired position if you wear your aligners for at least 20 to 22 hours per day. But it might vary from case to case.
Yes, you can eat whatever you want with your invisalign aligner removed.
Invisalign treatment is always known to be less painful than metal braces but it doesn’t mean to be totally painless and not hurting. It will still cause some discomfort to your teeth as it is putting some pressure on your teeth.