While dealing with orthodontic issues can be challenging for children at the best of times, a new level of frustration may arise when cleaning. Orthodontic appliances require daily maintenance, so it's normal for children or teenagers to find the commitment to this work difficult at first. We don't blame them! That's why learning how to help your child adapt to cleaning their teeth and their new orthodontic appliance, especially when wearing headgear for braces, is essential. Let's go over how best to take care of braces headgear so you and your family can make a plan for the best course of action!