Invisalign is a form of braces that use clear tray aligners. They’re made of Invisalign’s own blend of plastic, and manufactured in their own facilities based on molds of your mouth.
The aligners are a solid piece of plastic that is strong enough to put pressure on specific parts of your teeth to slowly move them into a better position.
How does it work
- First, you need to have a consultation with your dentist to check your overall oral health, and take impressions of your mouth.
- Then, Invisalign makes their aligners unique to your mouth for a custom fit.
- Your dentist creates your overall treatment plan and serves as your partner in getting the results you want.
- Invisalign uses a series of aligner trays that are replaced every one to two weeks. Each replacement tray will feel slightly different, as it’s designed to continue shifting and moving your teeth.