How to Care for Your Dentures at Home
- Posted on: May 30 2015
If you have been fitted with a new pair of dentures, there are many adjustments to be made. Not only do you have to adjust to the feel and function of your new teeth but you also have to adopt new habits regarding the care for your dentures at home.
Dentures are truly an investment in the beauty of your smile, and you want to care for them accordingly. The one thing that most new denture patients know is that they must soak their dentures each night. Use a gentle but effective denture solution to keep them clean. Denture solution helps keep your dentures smelling clean and deters staining.
In addition to soaking it is important to clean your dentures with a soft bristled brush. Also make sure to handle them carefully. When rinsing and cleaning them in a sink be sure to only hold them over a sink full of water or a soft towel. This will ensure that if they are dropped they will not break.
If you find yourself wondering how to care for or manage life with your new dentures please do not hesitate to contact us for assistance or answers to your questions.
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