Going back to school means things are changing and you’re moving into another year. Be sure to use this checklist for things to keep your smile healthy, happy and beautiful.
- Pack braces-friendly lunches, think food soft enough to eat comfortably without damaging appliances.
- Pack a travel toothbrush for after lunch and snacks.
- Bring a small mirror to check for trapped food.
- Buy floss made for orthodontic care.
- Bring along your travel case to keep your retainer clean and safe.
- Have a mouth guard for sports it not only protects your teeth, but also the other participants.
- Have extra rubber bands on hand.