UNBRACE
THE
TRUTH

before making a decision about braces for your teen.

Find Out if Invisalign Is Right for Your Teen

PARENTS 

From social lives to social media, teens today are facing more and more challenges when it comes to their self-esteem. To better understand why, we commissioned the “Invisalign Teen® Confidence Survey.”* The results have provided undeniable proof that metal braces are a major cause of low self-esteem for teens across the country. When you Unbrace the Truth, you’ll discover why Invisalign Teen clear aligners are a better choice over braces.

THE TRUTH MIGHT SURPRISE YOU

Invisalign Teen treatment has been proven to be a better choice.

When it comes to wearing metal braces, an overwhelming

92% of teens

feel that it would keep them from fitting in with their peers.* It turns out that standing out in the crowd isn't always a good thing.

Teens wearing Invisalign® clear aligners are 2X more likely to have a

boost in
self-esteem

while in treatment than teens treated with metal braces.* It’s hard to show confidence with a mouth full of metal.

In the hands of a trained professional, Invisalign clear aligners can be

just as effective

as metal braces. The patented technology can effectively treat the most common and complex teeth-straightening concerns. 
Learn more about efficacy.

HEAR THE TRUTH

Find out how life has changed for Danielle, a real Invisalign Teen success story.

Invisalign Teen clear
aligners actually

cost about
the same

as metal braces. And just like braces, they’re included under most dental insurance policies. 
Learn more about cost.

Teens wearing Invisalign clear aligners are 68%

less likely to be teased

than those wearing metal braces.* Since Invisalign aligners are virtually invisible, bullies can’t tease what they can’t see.

Orthodontists tell us that

teens are more reliable

in wearing the aligners than adults are! Clinical data**confirms that on average, teens are wearing their aligners 21 hours per day, just as recommended.

40% of teens say wearing metal braces would have or has had a

negative
impact

on their self-confidence, vs. just 13% of teens who say this about Invisalign Teen treatment.*

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IS RIGHT FOR YOUR TEEN

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*The Invisalign Teen Confidence survey was conducted in 2014 and polled 3,577 U.S. teenagers ages 13-17 and 2,118 U.S. mothers of teens ages 13-17, plus an oversample of 101 mothers of teens ages 13-17 who wear or have worn Invisalign clear aligners. The survey was conducted by Kelton, a leading global consumer insights and research firm.

**"Effectiveness of a Compliance Indicator for Clear Aligners" by Orhan C. Tuncay DMD, S. Jay Bowman DMD, Jonathan L. Nicozisis DMD, Brian D. Amy DDS.

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