Member since 10/12/2012


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  • 4 questions

Questions from mskitkat56

How Can I Avoid Getting a Tear in the Corner of my Mouth from Taking Invisalign Aligners in and Out?

I have a small mouth and am only wearing the aligners at night so that the tear can heal. READ MORE

Have Any of the Dentists on This Board Been Invisalign Patients Themselves?

I have found it almost impossible to wear the aligners 22 hours a day, and am very self-conscious about the obvious attachments and dry mouth (still lisp a little after 9... READ MORE

What is the New Material Used by Invisalign?

My orthodontist mentioned that my refinement trays would be made of a new material introduced a few weeks ago. What will be the difference in my new vs. current aligners? READ MORE

Teeth Whitening with Aligners?

Is it okay to use bleaching gel (15% from my dentist) with aligners and/or retainers? I have one attachment, and I understand that it won't get bleached along with my teeth. I... READ MORE

Recent comments from mskitkat56

I have an inside zippered pocket in my purse that I put a few tootbrushes, the wipes and floss in. I also keep an inexpensive plastic aligner case and a collapsible cup in the main part of my purse. They are big enough that they are... READ COMMENT

I buy a box of individually-wrapped prepasted toothbrushes (brand is ReadyBrush). You wet them to activate the toothpaste, and throw them away when you are done. That eliminates carrying around a wet toothbrush and tube of paste. I also... READ COMMENT

Seriously, this is the best Invisalign before and after I've seen! READ COMMENT

How do explain someone like me who has had Invisalign for 1 1/2 years with no cavities and an almost-perfect smile? I did go to an orthodontist. READ COMMENT

The questions and photos that other people have submitted are interesting to me, so I'm just looking forward to what the dentists have to say! READ COMMENT