Unleashing the Potential Benefits of Invisalign 

According to the American Dental Association (ADA), getting your teeth straightened has several benefits. It not only enhances your smile, but it can also greatly improve your bite and oral health. Currently, new technologies have been emerging that pave the way for innovative orthodontic appliances like clear aligners. Invisalign is one such trending brand! 

Vista family and cosmetic dentistry offers Invisalign with superior aesthetics and is easy to use. Read on to learn more about the benefits offered by Invisalign.

Understanding Invisalign 

Invisalign is an invisible orthodontic appliance that allows dentists to correct imperfections like crowding, crooked teeth, and malalignments. These removable plastic trays apply gentle yet firm pressure to move the teeth to a desired alignment and occlusion.  

Exploring their benefits

The most significant benefits of Invisalign over traditional braces include the following: 

  • Removable 
    • Invisalign trays are tailored according to your dentition and can be easily removed as and when required.
    • This helps clean your aligners easily. 
  • No diet restrictions 
    • Since they are easily removable, you do not have any dietary restrictions.
    • You can eat and drink whatever you desire without the fear or risk of bacterial colonization. 
  • They are clear and virtually invisible
    • Invisalign is a game changer orthodontic appliance since the trays are clear and virtually transparent.
    • These clear aligners are aesthetically superior and do not draw attention while you wear them.
  • Easy to maintain oral hygiene 
    • With Invisalign, oral hygiene is simple and convenient.
    • You can remove your plastic trays while brushing and flossing, the same way you did before starting your Invisalign treatment.
  • Easy to clean 
    • Invisalign trays are easy to clean and store.
    • You can conveniently clean the trays with a soft brush or soaked in a cleaning solution. 
  • Painless
    • Unlike metal braces, Invisalign aligners do not harm your soft tissues like cheeks and gums. 
    • It does not involve painful wire tightening like that done for metal braces. 
  • Provides effective results 
    • The technology used in Invisalign aligners is sophisticated, and this provides effective results. 
  • Requires fewer dental visits
    • You can switch the Invisalign aligner trays at home and do not require tightening as in the case of metal braces. 
    • You may only require a follow-up every 6 weeks, unlike the metal braces that require visits to the dentist every 3 to 4 weeks. 

Bottom line 

There are several benefits offered by Invisalign that help you grow in confidence with your teeth and smile as you slowly straighten your teeth in a way hardly noticeable. With fewer dental visits and less invasive treatments, Invisalign can fix dental issues and prevent worse ones.