Hey moms! Quick frugal tip for the week as we are getting ready for back to school! There are a lot of people out there that have either lost or broken their retainer, and replacements are EXPENSIVE! Don't fall into the trap of paying $500+. Your orthodontist doesn't want you to know that Clear Retain for MUCH CHEAPER (try $89! Plus $5 off with promo code PXRGL). It's also a great option for those that don't want a piece of metal going across the front of their teeth. Here's another blogger's story and how she found this much cheaper option:
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At this price, it wouldn't be a bad idea to just have a back-up so that you don't have to go through the waiting process if your retainer (or your kid's) does get lost. Your teeth have a great memory of what they used to be, so if you don't find your retainer very quickly (or have a replacement handy) the the teeth will start to shift back to where they were.
Here's another (much shorter) video that explains the process: