It will take some time to get used brushing your teeth after getting braces. Make sure you brush your teeth well when you have dental braces because proper brushing is vital to keeping your teeth and gums healthy. Poor brushing can cause permanent damage to your teeth. This damage can be in the form of permanent white spots, brown spots, cavities, and/or gum disease. To prevent this from happening, you must develop a system of cleaning all the surfaces of every tooth. This Brushing Braces Video will explain proper brushing techniques on how to brush your teeth with braces, as well as how to use a proxy brush to clean in between your braces.