Is there gum you can chew with braces on?

Answer No. All gum is gum. It gets stuck in your braces.I had mine on for two years and I didn't use gum even though I loved it.It's fine, and it's such a thrill when you get them off and you can have gum... Read More »

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Why Can't I chew gum with braces?

Gum sticks to the metal and the little rubber bands. If the parts glue together with bits of gum, your orthodontic treatment is "broken" until the gummed up part is removed and replaced. It's no... Read More »

Can i chew gum with my braces?

You can but your braces will come's your decision.

Can I chew sugar-less gum with braces on?

Neither. Gum pulls at the wires, bands and brackets. You'll have to wait till your braces are removed to chew any kind of gum.

Is it ok to chew sugar free chewing gum with braces?

I have 2 children in braces and their orthodontist told them to use sugar free chewing gum after meals if they couldn't brush. So yes, sugar free gum is all right.