If I forget to wear my Invisalign for at least 22 hours a day, can I just add an extra day to my Tray for that week?
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Need to wear at least 20 hours per day
#Invisalign trays #DrSoftToch
Invisalign counts on you wearing your trays 22 hours per day to achieve the desired results. Sometimes life does not always permit, and wearing your trays for 30 minutes less occasionally will not impact your treatment. However, do NOT get in the habit of wearing them less than recommended since your results with Invisalign are influenced by compliance in wearing your aligners. Good luck and I hope this helps. Follow me if you have more questions.
Sarah Thompson, DMD
St. Louis, MO Area (O'Fallon, IL)
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