Being a popcorn producing and distributing firm, we must say everybody can eat popcorn, but, we prefer being honest. Like we earlier discussed on whether birds can eat popcorn or no, whether guinea pigs can eat popcorn or no, now, we are going to talk about whether people with braces can eat popcorn or not.
We prefer being a responsible brand rather than just being a selling firm. We have a number of customers and we try to understand and fulfill each of their needs with a variety of popcorn products available with us. And, we try to make sure that we do not keep any expired or near to expiry date products in our outlets. As per the individual product expiry, we plan its manufacturing.
Can you Eat Popcorn with Braces?
Generally, this query is resolved by dentists on whether the person with braces can have popcorn or not. There are a number of foods that you cannot have while you are wearing braces like ice creams, sticky chocolates and many more. So, is popcorn also one of those things that you need to avoid while you are wearing your braces?
Sadly Yes, you should avoid eating popcorn while you are on with your braces. Even when we do not have braces, popcorn tends to stick in our teeth and it becomes quite difficult to remove them. While you are wearing braces, the same problem may occur and the popcorn might stick to you braces as well as teeth. And, it becomes too annoying and painful to remove those popcorn particles from that bunch of metal wires and brackets in your mouth.
Should you Completely Avoid Popcorn while Wearing Braces?
Braces might last in the month for a period ranging from 6 months to two years. It is quite difficult for the braces wearer (Mostly a kid) to avoid having popcorn completely. So, there will be a few occasions where they just can’t resist. So, what do they do then?
Here are some simple steps to follow while you consume your favorite healthy vegan popcorn:
- Avoid overcooking the popcorn
- Chew every bit very carefully
- Floss your teeth immediately after eating popcorn
- Make use of go-between brush to reach every place in your mouth and braces
These are some simple hacks to follow while you have your braces on and would like to have some popcorn.
As we (jrockspopchicago) are committed to providing best possible results, we do not want our customers with braces to suffer by eating popcorn. To equate the nutritious effect of popcorn, you can have the following foods in place of popcorn. They are:
- Baked Potato Chips
- Puff Snacks
- Kale Chips
To avoid any kind of pain or issues later, it is a great idea to rather eat the products and foods that do not stick to the braces and easily go through your mouth. For the ones who just aren’t able to give up their love for popcorn can have them very occasionally and slowly with the above mentioned measures. It is important to take care of your braces and teeth rather than surrendering to the cravings.