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Getting Started

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Wear your aligners at least 21 hours a day

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Remove aligners only when eating and brushing

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Feel free to ditch your aligners for social events once in a while (keep it to 2-3 hours)

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When inserting aligners, begin with your front teeth

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When removing your aligners, begin with your back teeth 


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Clean aligners with any retainer cleaner (Retainer Brite, Efferdent or the Invisalign Cleaning Crystals)

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Use clear mouthwash while wearing aligners to freshen your breath (we recommend our Smilebar Whitening Mouthwash or TheraBreath)

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When brushing your teeth, brush the aligners as well

Eating & Drinking

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After eating, brush, floss & wear aligners as soons as possible

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You can drink clear liquids while wearing aligners

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Dark fluids such as red wine, coffee, and coke may stain the aligners (if you must, use a straw)


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When not wearing aligners, store them in their case

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Never place aligners in boiling water

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Keep aligners away from pets

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Never wrap aligners in a napkin (you risk losing them)

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When finished with a set, clean and store them in their original pouch (never throw away your aligners) 

Uh Oh…

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If you lose a set of aligners, wear the previous set unless instructed otherwise by the orthodontist

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if you have bonded attachments & one falls off, dont panic! just let us know

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In case of any problems, notify us as soon as possible so we can determine the best way to proceed.

We want you to love your Smilebar experience as much as you're going to love your perfect new smile! Call or email us any time with questions.