No-No Food List
Foods That Should be Avoided While in Braces!
Eating the below foods or any like foods will break and loosen both wires and brackets. Broken appliances result in longer treatment time!
- Doritos, Tacos, Cheetos, Fritos, Kettle Chips
- Sticky Candy (Caramel, Sugar Bubble Gum, Laffy Taffy, etc.)
- Hard Candy (Jolly Ranchers, Tic Tacs, Skittles, etc.)
- Chicken Wings (Be careful with fried food!)
- Beef Jerky/Slim Jims
- Raw Vegetables/Carrots
- Pizza Crust
- Candy Bars
- Nuts of any kind
- Hard or Soft Pretzels
- Hard Rolls/Bagels