Retainer Instructions


  • Wear your retainer as instructed
  • Use a toothbrush and soap to clean the brace
  • Use Retainer-Brite about once a week
  • Keep the retainers in a box when not worn
  • Bring your retainers to every appointment


  • Eat or drink with the brace in
  • Clean the brace with hot water or toothpaste

More Information

Please see our downloads page for more information and care sheets.

The advice you were given by the orthodontist and these instructions will help you look after your braces. Please contact the surgery as soon as you can on 01937 580510 if you have any problems. The practice cannot be held responsible for problems arising from failing to follow advice.

Failure to wear your retainers as instructed means your teeth will not stay straight!