Do people always need retainers after braces?

Answer On One Hand: Yes, Teeth and Gums Need Time to SetTeeth that have recently been held in place by braces may shift more easily and can move out of position. To prevent this, retainers are used to gen... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Do people always need retainers after braces

Are retainers made only for use after using braces or could they help people with just gaps in the front teeth?

Answer Retainers can be used with or without having braces just removed.

What will i need-braces or retainers?

Definitely not retainer... You need an active upper hawleys appliance, it resembles an retainer, it is removable, and the spacing will close, it is also cheaper than the braces, best option for tre... Read More »

Are retainers after braces really necessary?

Hi,Do you need retainers after braces ? Yes, you do. If you are so patient to get the braces done, might as well spend the time in wearing retainers. From all of the other answerers testimonies you... Read More »

Are retainers an alternative to braces?

No. Braces adjust your teeth the way they should be but retainers just retain your teeth's placements. In general, people most wear retainers after braces.