It can feel really satisfying to do something yourself, but there’s a time and a place for that. It might be a good idea to build a birdhouse by hand, but not as good an idea to build your house the same way. Some things are best left to professionals—orthodontics is one of those things.
DIY clear aligners have seen a rise in popularity recently. Their ads claim that they can create the same results as Invisalign entirely from home. However, many DIY aligner companies have caught flak from established dental organizations, and some are even being sued for their inability to deliver what the ads promise. If you’re considering DIY clear aligners, here are a few reasons why Invisalign will deliver better results.(more…)